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Two more arrests in Malaysia in mysterious death of North Korean leader's half brother

Two more arrests in Malaysia in mysterious death of North Korean leader's half brother

Malaysian authorities Thursday detained two more people in connection with the mysterious death of Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un.

Police in Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian capital, said they had arrested a woman carrying Indonesian travel documents and a local man, both suspected to have connections to the apparent assassination.

They said they identified the woman from closed-circuit television footage of the fatal encounter with Nam, who fell ill Monday morning while waiting at Kuala Lumpur International Airport for a flight to Macau. Another woman, also said to have been identified from the video, was arrested Wednesday....

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