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Malaysia names North Korean diplomat wanted for questioning in murder case

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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. | Video

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Keen singer to police cell - Vietnamese suspect in Kim murder 3:00pm GMT

The Vietnamese woman suspected of helping to kill the North Korean leader's half-brother was a keen singer whose Facebook pages featured pouting portraits and pictures of parties.

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Malaysia says still to establish what killed North Korean 21 Feb 2017

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian authorities said on Tuesday they had still to establish what was used to kill the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and the body had not been formally identified as no next of kin have come forward.

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For over three years, Kim murder suspect lived mystery life in Malaysia 21 Feb 2017

KUALA LUMPUR Ri Jong Chol, a North Korean arrested in the probe into last week's murder of the half-brother of the isolated state's leader, lived in Malaysia for more than three years without working at the company registered on his employment permit or receiving a salary.

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China says Northern Korean coal ban shows its sincerity on U.N. resolutions 21 Feb 2017

BEIJING China's suspension of imports of North Korean coal shows it is sincere about implementing U.N. Security Council resolutions punishing North Korea over its nuclear weapons and missile programmes, it said on Tuesday.

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Malaysian PM says probe into airport killing will be fair 20 Feb 2017

KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Monday his government's investigation of the killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, will be "objective", as tensions rose between the countries. | Video

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China wields stick with North Korea, but is still pushing for talks 20 Feb 2017

BEIJING With the suspension of all North Korean coal imports, China has wielded a big stick against its reclusive neighbour, but there is no sign it will cut off all critical links and Beijing is still promoting talks to solve the dispute over Pyongyang's programme to develop nuclear weapons. | Video

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Murder in Malaysia shows North Korea reckless, bolder - South Korea PM 20 Feb 2017

SEOUL The killing of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un's estranged half- brother in Malaysia last week shows the brutality of isolated North Korea and its "terrorism tactics are getting bolder", South Korean Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn said on Monday.

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Washington prepares to bring North Koreans to U.S. for talks - report 20 Feb 2017

WASHINGTON Preparations are under way to bring senior North Korean officials to the United States for talks with former U.S. officials, the first such meeting in more than five years, The Washington Post reported on Sunday.

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Four North Korean suspects fled Malaysia after airport murder - police 19 Feb 2017

KUALA LUMPUR Four North Korean suspects in the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un fled Malaysia on the day he was attacked at Kuala Lumpur airport and apparently killed by a fast-acting poison, police said on Sunday.