(Last Updated On: February 20, 2017)


By Omolola Sodunke

 Malaysian authority has released a CCTV footage from the airport with details of the attack on

North Korea Leader’s half brother, Kim Jong Nam  and the events leading up to his death.

According to CNN the footage, debuted on a TV station in Japan and it follows the sequel of

events at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2, as released by the Malaysian authority.

Four people have been arrested- two male and two female, four others are reported to be on the

run and possibly left Malaysia. The incident and the case is being investigated as a murder. Five

of the eight suspects are North Korean, one Indonesian,one Vietnamese and one Malaysian.

There has been hostile confrontation between both North Korea and Malaysia, as both countries

have not agreed reached a mutual ground on this matter. North Korea said it will not recognize

the autopsy done by the Malaysian government and have attacked the country saying the

incident was being “politicized by Malaysia in collusion with South Korea.” and conspiring with

“hostile forces” North Korea’s Ambassador said.

The Malaysian Foreign Ministry on its part released a statement that it had recalled its own

ambassador in North Korea’s capital Pyongyang.

North Korea has berated the way Malaysian authority has handled the case and have called for

the release of Kim Jong Nam’s body.

In response, Abdul Samah Mat, Selangor Police Chief said that, the Malaysian government,

would not release Kim’s body or autopsy report, until its gets a DNA sample from any member of

his family.