Friday, 13 October 2017
MALAYSIA / TRIAL
++Running Story – for 7 - 13 October 2017++ The trial for two women accused of fatally poisoning the estranged half-brother of North Korea's ruler continues. Siti Aisyah of Indonesia and Doan Thi Huong of Vietnam pleaded not guilty at the start of their trial October 2. They are suspected of smearing Kim Jong Nam's face with the banned VX nerve agent on Feb. 13 at a crowded airport terminal in Kuala Lumpur. The women say they thought they were playing a harmless prank for a hidden-camera show.
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