SEOUL The killing of the half-brother of North Korean chief Kim Jong Un was arranged by the reclusive state’s ministry of point out security and overseas ministry, in accordance to South Korean lawmakers briefed by the country’s intelligence company.
The 8 North Korean suspects incorporate 4 officials of the point out security ministry and two officials of the overseas ministry, the lawmakers quoted the intelligence company as stating.
South Korean and U.S. officials claimed Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean leader’s estranged half-brother, was killed by North Korean brokers in an airport in the Malaysian capital on Feb. 13. North Korea has not acknowledged his demise.
(Reporting by Jack Kim and Ju-min Park Modifying by Clarence Fernandez)