Kim Jong-nam was was allegedly assassinated in a lightning attack by two women while he queued at Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur International Airport on Monday.
According to reports, one distracted the 45-year-old before the other smothered him and administered the poison that killed him.
Kim Jong-nam was assassinated and a third person has been arrested
Police have now arrested a fourth person, who is said to be from North Korea, in connection with the death.
The man was identified as Ri Jong Chol, 46.
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He was arrested on Friday night in Selangor state, the police said in a statement.
He is the fourth suspect to be arrested in the investigations surrounding the murder of Kim Jong Nam in Kuala Lumpur on Monday.
More to follow.
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