North Korea, Malaysia reciprocally ban people from leaving countries

Mar 7, 2017

North Korea, Malaysia reciprocally ban people from leaving countries

North Korea and Malaysia said Tuesday they have temporarily prohibited each other’s nationals from leaving their countries, as their once-amicable relations further sour following the Feb. 13 murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korea’s leader. Local media also reported that Malaysia’s Cabinet will ...

Mar 6, 2017

Malaysia gets more unsolved mysteries, more unwanted attention

Following the Cold War-style assassination of Kim Jong Nam with a lethal nerve agent, Malaysians have once again found their country the unlikely focus of a dramatic global story, embellished by speculative reports and outlandish theories. The Southeast Asian nation was used to flying ...

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim probe

Mar 5, 2017

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim probe

Malaysia said it expelled North Korea’s ambassador on Saturday for refusing to apologize for his strong accusations over Malaysia’s handling of the investigation into the killing of the North Korean leader’s half brother. Foreign Minister Anifah Aman said a notice was sent to the ...