Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body has been embalmed

Mar 14, 2017

Malaysia says Kim Jong Nam's body has been embalmed

Malaysia’s Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said Tuesday that the body of Kim Jong Nam, who was killed last month, has been embalmed to better preserve it, and that about 50 North Koreans whose work permits have expired will be deported. News of ...

North Korea boycotts 'politically motivated' U.N. rights session

Mar 13, 2017

North Korea boycotts 'politically motivated' U.N. rights session

North Korea boycotted a U.N. review of its human rights record Monday, as an investigator said an escalation in hostilities on the divided peninsula has further closed off opportunities for dialogue with Pyongyang’s isolated government. The U.N. Human Rights Council held a two-hour session ...

Malaysia says it will give Kim's family time to claim body

Mar 13, 2017

Malaysia says it will give Kim's family time to claim body

Malaysia’s health minister said Monday that the government will give relatives of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s estranged half brother two to three weeks to claim his body before deciding what to do with it. Malaysian authorities say Kim Jong Nam died after ...