SHAH ALAM, MALAYSIA – Last trial of a Vietnamese woman murdered by a North Korean descendant Kim Jong Nam (local):
Attorney Doan Thi Huong claimed to be guilty in reducing the allegations of killing Kim Jong Nama and asking for leniency.
Lawyer Salim Bashir told reporters on Monday that the new charge against Huong was a dangerous weapon. carries 10 years in prison if he was convicted. The previous charge was a murder.
Huong nodded when the translator read a new charge to her. Later, the translator told the court that Huong found himself guilty.
Attorney Jong Hissiyam Te Poch Teik told the court that her request showed that Huong "took responsibility" for her actions.
A Vietnamese woman is the only suspect in jail for murdering a half-brother of the North Korean leader with a VX nerve agent in 2017.
9:00 19659005] Malaysian prosecutors have proposed to reduce the charges of murdering a Vietnamese woman who is the only suspect in jail for murdering a half-brother of a North Korean leader. The Attorney General offered a lower "alternative fee" for Doan Thi Huong.
Lawyer Zhuang Salim Bashir told reporters that the reduction of the charges caused a dangerous weapon that lasts up to 10 years in prison if he was convicted.
He said that she would probably confess guilty to this accusation. The trial was suspended for a short time so that Huong decided to accept the offer.
Kim Chen Nam was killed along with VX nervous agent at Kuala Lumpur Airport in 2017.