Malaysia has rejected the release of an alleged murderer, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on Thursday. The Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, the death penalty threatens.
The 30-Year-old had killed the North Koreans, Kim Jong-Nam in February 2017 together with an Indonesian woman with a poison attack on the airport of Malaysia’s capital, Kuala Lumpur. The case is considered to be one of the most spectacular political assassination of the past few years.
at the beginning of the week, he’s a completely unexpected turn: At the request of the Indonesian government, the 27-year-old co-defendant was released surprisingly. This was justified by diplomatic considerations. Vietnam is now campaigning for the Vietnamese without clarifying the question of guilt to go home. Therefore, it had been speculated that the entire process is set.
The Malaysian General Prosecutor’s office refused, according to a report by the state news Agency Bernama. The Vietnamese broke out subsequently, to court in tears. The process should 1. April, to be continued now with her as the sole defendant. Your lawyer Hisyam Teh said his client should be made for the sole “scapegoat”. He demanded that both women be treated the same.
In its perpetration, there is no doubt. On images of surveillance cameras is to see how they raided Kim’s older half-brother and him something in the face lubricated. Both, however, argue that they knew what they were doing. Supposedly, they thought that you should smear for a TV joke in the style of “Hidden camera” a strange man Babylotion in the face. In fact, it was a nerve poison. Two hours later, Kim Jong-Nam was dead.
it is Suspected that the North Korean service is niche secret behind the assassination. Pyongyang denies all the allegations. The victim had spent the last years of his life outside of North Korea. It is speculated that Kim Jong-Un looked at his older half-brother as a rival and, therefore, out of the way.