Doan Thi Huong pleaded guilty to ‘causing hurt’ over the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s half-brother
A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother has accepted a lesser charge of “causing hurt by a dangerous weapon” and will be released next month.
Doan Thi Huong welcomed the “fair sentence” after the judge handed down the verdict in a Malaysian court, where she has been on trial for the 2017 murder of Kim Jong-nam with the nerve agent VX.
(May 10, 1971) Kim Jong-nam born
Born 10 May 1971, Kim Jong-nam was the eldest son of North Korean leader Kim Jong-il.
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