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LAST_UPDATETue, 28 Feb 2017 10pm

Malaysia Declares Airport Safe For Travel After Nerve Agent Attack

Malaysia on Sunday declared its international airport a "safe zone" after completing a sweep of the terminal where the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was assaulted with a deadly chemical last week.

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VX Nerve Agent Not Found In Malaysia - Dr Hilmi

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 26 (Bernama) -- The VX nerve agent found on the face of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, who was murdered in Malaysia on Feb 13, was never found in Malaysia before, Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya said today.

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Another Detainee Dies In Police Custody

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 — Just two weeks after a man died at a police station in Klang, another death in custody has happened, this time in Hulu Selangor.

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TN50 Needs Input From All Communities, Deputy Minister Says

SEREMBAN, Feb 26 — The National Transformation 2050 (TN50) initiative launched by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak requires the involvement and views of all communities from all levels of society said Deputy Education Minister Datuk Chong Sin Woon.

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Malaysia Rolls Out Red Carpet As Saudi King Kicks Off Asia Tour

Malaysia welcomed Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Sunday for the start of a rare, month-long Asian tour, where the monarch will build ties and seek to draw more investments to the oil-rich gulf nation.

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King Salman Arrives In Malaysia For State Visit

SEPANG, Feb 26 (Bernama) -- Malaysia rolled out the red carpet for King Salman Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia as he arrived here today for a four-day state visit to the country.

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KLIA2 Declared Safe After Sweep For Toxic Materials

SEPANG: The authorities have declared KL International Airport 2 a “safe place” after a sweep early today found no toxic materials in the wake of the killing of North Korean Kim Jong-nam there with what has been identified as the VX nerve agent.

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Vietnam Says Kim Murder Suspect Thought It Was A Prank

Pic: ReutersThe Vietnamese woman arrested as a suspect in killing the half-brother of North Korea's leader thought she was taking part in a prank video, Vietnam's foreign ministry said on Saturday.

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Johor Sultan's Reminder Apt - Khaled

Filepic: Sinar HarianISKANDAR PUTERI: Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin has described as apt the stern reminder by the Johor Sultan to outside politicians to not interfere in the state's affairs, confusing the people and creating disunity.

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Malaysians should support govt's action over diplomatic ties with North Korea - Mustapa

Filepic: Sinar HarianKOTA BHARU: The people in Malaysia should be 100 per cent behind the government on any kind of action it would take over diplomatic ties with North Korea, said International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.

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