RI Requests Consular Access for Indonesian Suspect in Kim Jong-Nam Death

Wahyu Dwi Anggoro    •    21 Februari 2017 17:48 WIB
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RI Requests Consular Access for Indonesian Suspect in Kim Jong-Nam Death
Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi with Malaysan Foreign Minister Anifah Aman and Vietnamese Foreign Minister Panh Binh Minh (Photo:MoFA)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi, Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman and Vietnamese Foreign Minister Panh Binh Minh conducted a trilateral meeting on the sidelines of an ASEAN ministerial retreat in Boracay, Philippines on Monday.

The three foreign ministers discussed about a mysterious death of a North Korean man in Malaysia on February 13.

Malaysian Police have detained four people. They caught a Vietnamese woman on February 14. They then caught an Indonesian woman on February 15. 

"Malaysian Foreign Minister explained the investigation process," Indonesian Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.

"Indonesian Foreign Minister requested consular access for the Indonesian citizen," Indonesian Foreign Ministry mentioned.

It is believed that the man is Kim Jong-Nam, the brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un.


(WAH)