Malaysia Newswire

Malaysia Newswire

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  1. Nerve agent used for killing KimRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Daily Star

    ... knew she was carrying out a poison attack, dismissing claims that she thought she was taking part in a TV prank. Malaysia warned North Korea's outspoken ambassador yesterday he would be thrown out of the country if he continues to "spew lies" over ...

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  2. Toxic nerve agent VX killed Kim Jong Nam, brother of North Korean leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | The Post-Standard

    ... an obvious political threat, may have been seen as a potential rival in the country's dynastic dictatorship. While Malaysia hasn't directly accused the North Korean government of being behind the attack, officials said earlier this week that four ...

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  3. Kim Jong Nam case: Malaysia gives Indonesia consular access to detained citizenRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indonesian Siti Aisyah is seen in this undated handout released by the Royal Malaysia Police to Reuters on February 19, 2017. Royal Malaysia Police/Handout via Reuters JAKARTA: Malaysia has given Indonesia consular access to its citizen who is being detained in connection with the alleged assassination of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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  4. Kim Jong Nam was exposed to nerve agent: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | 1560 KNZR

    Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, had been exposed to nerve agent, police in Malaysia said Thursday. According to the police, a preliminary analysis found VX nerve agent on the face of the victim, who was killed on Feb. 13. Three suspects have been arrested in connection with the apparent assassination of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's exiled half-brother, Kim Jong Nam.

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  5. Malaysian Police Say Kim Jong-Un's Elder Brother Was Killed By VX Nerve AgentRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Outside the Beltway

    ... government. The revelation that a banned weapon was used in such a high-profile killing raises the stakes over how Malaysia and the international community will respond. VX nerve agent can be delivered in two compounds that are mixed at the last ...

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  6. Was Kim Jong-nam killed by VX nerve gas? Doesn't look like itRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New Scientist

    Malaysian authorities announced today that they have identified VX nerve gas on the face and eyes of Kim Jong Nam, the exiled half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. Kim Jon-nam was killed in the Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur on 13 February.

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  7. Malaysia: VX nerve agent killed Kim Jong NamRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Recorder

    Passengers scan departure information at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. According to police Friday, forensics has stated that the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used to kill Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler's outcast half brother who was poisoned last week at the airport.

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  8. 60 Negeri Sembilan Food Outlets To Join MR1M Programme This YearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    The Negeri Sembilan Ministry of Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism is targeting 60 food outlets in the state to join the 1Malaysia People's Menu programme this year. Head of the State Domestic Trade Section Zainuzzaman Mohd Noor said so far, 59 food outlets in the state had joined the programme.

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  9. Set Differences Aside For TN50 - Ahmad ZahidRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    Welcome to the official portal of the Malaysian National News Agency - Your News Gateway Welcome to the official portal of the Malaysian National News Agency - Your News Gateway Welcome to the official portal of the Malaysian National News Agency - Your News Gateway Welcome to the official portal of the Malaysian National News Agency - Your News Gateway Welcome to the official portal of the Malaysian National News Agency - Your News Gateway Welcome to the official portal of the Malaysian National News Agency - Your News Gateway KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 24 -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the outcome of the application of the 3,123,950 recipients of the 1Malaysia People's Aid who have yet to receive the aid, or whose status are still in the process, is expected to be known on Feb 28. KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 24 -- Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak said the outcome of the ... (more)

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  10. James Bond 25: Naomie Harris Thinks Daniel Craig Will ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... terms, MacDonald Dettwiler will offer $17.50 in cash and 0.3132 of its shares for each DigitalGlobe share held. Malaysia to sweep Kuala Lumpur airport for "radioactive" material At the moment, there is a lot of suspicion that North Korea was ...

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  11. The Latest: Airport in Malaysia attack safe, operator saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Tribune

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - The Latest on Malaysia's investigation into the apparent assassination of the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un : The operator of the airport where North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother was killed in a chemical attack last week says the facility is safe, though no decontamination has taken place. Malaysia Airports said in a statement issued Friday that there have been "no anomalies on the medical cases" since the attack at the Kuala Lumpur's KLIA2 terminal, where Kim Jong Nam was attacked Feb. 13. It says the customer service workers who attended to Kim and the cleaning staff are in good health.

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  12. V for venom: 6 questions about nerve agent used in Kim Jong-nam deathRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Malaysian police say VX nerve agent was used to kill Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Malaysian police say VX nerve agent - a weapon of mass destruction - was used to kill the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, prompting concerns about how the banned chemical weapon was obtained and used.

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  13. Banned chemical weapon VX is a potent killerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTV

    The banned chemical weapon VX is considered by some experts to be the nastiest of the nasty nerve agents known to exist. With a consistency similar to motor oil, it lingers for long periods in the environment and even a tiny amount causes victims' bodies to flood with fluids, producing a feeling of drowning before death.

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  14. A look at assassination attempts involving chemicalsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    ... threat to Kim Jong Un, Kim Jong Nam may have been seen as a potential rival in North Korea's dynastic dictatorship. Malaysia hasn't directly accused the North Korean government of being behind the poisoning, but officials said that four North Korean ...

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  15. Kim Jong-nam was killed with nerve agentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boing Boing

    ... the Malaysian capital, could also prove to be the final straw in a diplomatic vow between previously friendly Malaysia and North Korea, given that the regime in Pyongyang is now accused of using a certified chemical weapon on Malaysian territory. ...

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  16. 'No anonymous sources,' Trump scolds _ after WH uses themRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... media, North Korea slammed the investigation into the death of one of its citizens in Kuala Lumpur, saying Malaysia's probe is full of "holes and... After more than a week of silence in its state-controlled media, North Korea slammed the ...

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  17. Kim Jong Un's half brother killed by VX nerve agent: Malaysia policeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The China Post

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un's half brother was assassinated with a lethal nerve agent manufactured for chemical warfare and listed by the U.N. as a weapon of mass destruction, Malaysian police said Friday. Releasing a preliminary toxicology report on Kim Jong-Nam's murder at Kuala Lumpur airport, police revealed the poison used by the assassins was the odourless, tasteless and highly toxic VX.

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  18. What is VX nerve agent, the deadly chemical used to kill Kim Jong Nam?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    ... to wash their hands off afterwards. North Korea unsuccessfully tried to prevent an autopsy on the body, accusing Malaysia of working with South Korean and other "hostile forces." Pyongyang has said Malaysia should be held responsible for killing one ...

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  19. For Wall Street, 2017 is starting to echo 1987Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Sympatico Finance

    Police in Malaysia say the half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un was killed by VX, an extremely dangerous nerve agent developed for chemical warfare. Surveillance video shows the attack last week on Kim Jong Nam by two women at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

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  20. Suspect in Kim Jong-nam assassination posed in flowery bikini at motor showRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Independent.ie

    A NEW picture has emerged of the Vietnamese woman suspected of helping to kill North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's half-brother in Malaysia, posing on a motorbike in a bikini. Vietnamese woman Doan Thi Huong, who has been arrested by Malaysian police over the murder of Kim Jong Nam, poses for a photo during a motor show in Hanoi, Vietnam July 16, 2016.

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