China's North Korea Problem - The New Yorker

For more than a decade, Kim Jong-nam, the exiled half brother of North Korea's Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un, lived in Beijing and Macau under the protection of the Chinese state. But, on February 13th, he looked to be travelling alone when two dark ...and more »

Kim Jong-nam's Death: A Geopolitical Whodunit - New York Times

Top, left to right: Kim Jong-nam, circled, at Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Feb. 13; a woman, circled, approaches him; and she walks away. Bottom, left to right, he gestures toward his face while talking to airport security officials; he is led ...and more »

Malaysia names North Korean diplomat wanted for questioning in murder case - Astro Awani

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian police on Wednesday named a North Korean diplomat along with a state airline official who are wanted for questioning over the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's leader. Kim Jong Nam, 46, was ...and more »

Probe into Kim Jong-nam's death a 'conspiracy,' N.Korea claims - The Korea Herald

North Korea on Thursday dismissed the Malaysian investigation into the mysterious death of the half brother of the North's leader Kim Jong-un, accusing the Southeast Asian country of conspiring with South Korea to sabotage the regime. In its first ...and more »

China will take 'necessary steps' for security if North Korean regime collapses - South China Morning Post

China will take the “necessary measures” to safeguard national security in the event of the collapse of the neighbouring North Korean regime, a defence official said on Thursday. The recent assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half ...and more »

Pyongyang claims death of DPRK citizen "conspiratorial racket" by S. Korea - Xinhua

PYONGYANG, Feb. 23 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Thursday said the death of a DPRK citizen at Kuala Lumpur last week was an "anti-DPRK conspiratorial racket" launched by South Korea. The DPRK also blamed the ...and more »

Vietnamese suspect in Kim's murder was a keen singer - The Sun Daily

Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong is seen in this undated handout released by the Royal Malaysia Police to Reuters on Feb 19, 2017. — Reuters. PrevNext. 12. Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong is seen in this undated handout released by the Royal Malaysia Police to ...and more »

Malaysia Blamed for Kim Death - U.S. News & World Report

North Korea says Kuala Lumpur is fabricating evidence and politically withholding the body of Kim Jong Nam. By Curt Mills, Staff Writer | Feb. 23, 2017, at 9:13 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Malaysia Blamed for Kim Death. MORE.and more »

Malaysian police want to question North Korean diplomat over Kim Jong-nam assassination - South China Morning Post

Detectives probing the assassination of Kim Jong-un's half-brother want to question a North Korean diplomat, Malaysia's top policeman said on Wednesday. Investigators have put five North Koreans in the frame for last week's brazen killing of Kim Jong ...and more »

N. Korea's biotechnology institute behind Malaysia killing: source - The Korea Herald

A North Korean biotechnology institute is involved in last week's killing of leader Kim Jong-un's half brother Kim Jong-nam in Malaysia, a person familiar with the matter claimed Wednesday. "We got a tip that Kim Jong-un issued an order in December ...and more »