The Indonesian woman who is one of the suspects in the killing of North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un's half-brother said she was paid $90 for what she believed was a prank, an Indonesian official said Saturday.
Three senior Myanmar police officers were jailed for failing to block deadly raids on border posts in October that threw northern Rakhine state into crisis, a police spokesman said Saturday, AFP reported.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un’s half-brother was assassinated with a lethal nerve agent manufactured for chemical warfare and listed by the UN as a weapon of mass destruction, Malaysian police said Friday.
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 half-brother of North Korea's leader.
North Korean Ambassador to Malaysia Kang Chol denounced the country's investigation into the death of the half-brother of North Korea's leader, calling it politically motivated and demanding a joint probe.
A group of more than 60 prominent Australians signed a statement denouncing Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to the country this week, saying that his policies are inconsistent with the nation’s values and beliefs.
"(China) will temporarily stop its imports of coal from North Korea for the rest of this year (including coal for which customs applications have been made but not yet processed)," the Commerce Ministry said in a statement posted on its website.