Korea Assassination in Malaysia & China Frowns. @GordonGChang Bruce Bechtol, author, “Security in North Asia in the Kim Jong-un Era.”

Feb 15, 2017, 05:18 AM

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Korea Assassination in Malaysia & China Frowns. @GordonGChang Bruce Bechtol, author, “Security in North Asia in the Kim Jong-un Era.”

“…A police manhunt was underway in Malaysia on Tuesday night after the half-brother of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un was assassinated at an airport having apparently been attacked with a chemical spray. Unnamed South Korean government officials had earlier stated that two female North Korean agents stabbed Kim Jong-nam with a "poisoned needle". According to the reports, the attackers then fled the airport by taxi and remain at large. Mr Kim, who had frequently spoken out against his brother's dictatorship, said he was in "extreme pain" having been sprayed in the face with an unidentified liquid as he waited to board a flight in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysian police said….” http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/02/14/kim-jong-uns-older-brother-killed-north-korean-spies-poison1/


“SEOUL, South Korea — The estranged half brother of Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, was assassinated in Malaysia on Monday by two women who stabbed him with poisoned needles, a South Korean all-news channel reported on Tuesday. American intelligence officials corroborated the report that the half brother, Kim Jong-nam, 45, had been killed by female assassins at the international airport in Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian capital, where he apparently had been awaiting a flight to Macau. The officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, did not know the precise cause of death. The South Korean news channel, TV Chosun, said in its account that the assailants fled in a taxi after the attack and that the local police were searching for them. The Yonhap News Agency of South Korea also reported the assassination without any detail….” https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/14/world/asia/kim-jong-un-brother-killed-malaysia.html