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Three Years Later, Families Remember Those Lost on Downed MH17 Flight

Relatives and friends of people killed three years ago when a surface-to-air missile blew a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet out of the sky over Ukraine gathered Monday to mark the anniversary at a new memorial near the Amsterdam airport from which the plane departed. (more…)

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North Korea Bans Malaysians From Leaving Country, Malaysia Accuses North Korea of ‘Holding Our Citizens Hostage’

North Korea barred Malaysians from leaving the country on Tuesday, sparking tit-for-tat action by Malaysia, as police investigating the murder of Kim Jong Nam in Kuala Lumpur sought to question up to three men hiding in the North Korean embassy. (more…)

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Malaysia Charges 2 Women With Murder of Kim Jong Nam

Malaysia on Wednesday charged two women, an Indonesian and a Vietnamese, with murdering the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader in a bizarre airport assassination using a super-toxic nerve agent that killed in minutes. (more…)

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Suspect Says She Was Paid $90 to Attack Kim Jong Nam

The Indonesian woman who is one of the suspects in the killing of North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un’s half brother said she was paid $90 for what she believed was a prank, an Indonesian official said Saturday. (more…)

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Kim Jong-un’s Estranged Half-Brother Reportedly Assassinated in Malaysia

The estranged half brother of Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, was assassinated in Malaysia this week, the South Korean news media reported Tuesday, citing an unidentified government source. (more…)

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Search for MH370 Ends After Nearly 3 Years

The nearly three-year search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 ended Tuesday, possibly forever — not because investigators have run out of leads, but because the countries involved in the expensive and vast deep-sea hunt have shown no appetite for opening another big phase. (more…)

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Malaysian Prime Minister Leads Protest Against ‘Genocide’ of Myanmar’s Rohingya Minority

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak led a protest rally Sunday against what he called a "genocide" of Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority, as he urged Asian neighbors and the world to step up the pressure to stop the violence. (more…)

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Dutch Investigators Say Missile That Shot Down MH17 Came From Russia

A Dutch criminal investigation into the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 found evidence that the Russian-made Buk missile that struck it was moved into eastern Ukraine from Russia. (more…)

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