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N Korea embassy in KL: The secretive outpost of the hermit nation

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Hidden in an upscale neighbourhood along Jalan Batai in Damansara Heights is the embassy of one of the world’s most secretive countries. The Embassy of the Democratic [...]
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Kim Jong-nam Was Killed by VX Nerve Agent, Malaysians Say

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Nytimes | 6:00 AM

The poison used to kill Kim-Jong-nam, the half brother of the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, was VX nerve agent, a substance listed as a chemical weapon, the Malaysian [...]
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NKorea statement on Kim Jong-nam death in Malaysia

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s official KCNA news agency has criticised Malaysia for its handling of the death of a “DPRK citizen”, in its first apparent mention of the [...]
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The Latest: Japanese cult also used VX nerve gas

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest on the investigation into the killing of Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (all times local): 12:55 p.m. [...]
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VX nerve agent found on Kim Jong-Nam face: Malaysia police

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un’s half brother was assassinated with a lethal nerve agent manufactured for chemical warfare, Malaysian police said on Friday. Releasing [...]
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Toxic VX nerve agent used in Kim killing tasteless, odourless

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The poison used to kill Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, was VX nerve agent, which is listed as a chemical weapon and is internationally [...]
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Six questions about: VX, the chemical WMD that killed Kim Jong-nam

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar today identified the VX nerve agent as the chemical weapon used in the alleged assassination of Kim Jong-nam. Khalid said [...]
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N Korea’s use of nerve agent in murder sends a deliberate signal to foes

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

The use of one of the world’s most potent chemical weapons, VX, to kill Kim Jong-nam, sends a powerful message to the rivals and enemies of his half-brother and likely [...]
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Full US Review of Policy Toward N Korea Expected

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | VOANews | 6:00 AM

The Trump White House has ordered a review of US policy toward North Korea, looking at all the options Washington has for its future dealings with Pyongyang and the Kim Jong [...]
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N Korea breaks silence on Kim Jong Nam death, says probe ‘full of holes’

N Korea breaks silence on Kim Jong Nam death, says probe ‘full of holes’

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Usatoday | 6:00 AM

North Korea’s state-run news agency slammed Malaysia on Thursday, saying its investigation into the assassination of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader [...]
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Cut ties with N Korea, urge BN Youth leaders

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Malay Mail Online | 6:00 AM

The unfolding diplomatic crisis between Malaysia and North Korea has sunk to a new low after Barisan Nasional (BN) Youth demanded that diplomatic ties with the hermit state [...]
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Why Korean companies, entertainers are getting cold shoulder in China

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Ever since Seoul agreed last year to host a US missile defense system, South Korean pop stars, musicians and companies have felt a distinct chill in China. This week, China [...]
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Korea trolls its neighbour after Kim Jong Nam’s death

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Nypost | 6:00 AM

South Korea is giving its hermit neighbour to the north a major migraine, setting up huge loudspeakers at the border to blast news about the fatal poisoning of Kim Jong Nam, [...]
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Report: US military upgrading Patriot missile system in Korea

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

The United States military in South Korea has begun to upgrade the Patriot missile system currently deployed on the peninsula. According to US Forces Korea on Thursday, [...]
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The Latest: Restaurant owner says Kim’s dishes DNA tested

25-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest on the investigation into the killing of Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (all times local): 5 p.m. The [...]
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