September 23, 2020

Kim Jong Un’s half-brother Kim Jong Nam dead in Malaysia, local police confirm

Malaysian police say there is "no sign that suggests Kim was murdered"

UPDATE at 1346 GMT: The BBC is now reporting that Kim Jong Nam was "killed", citing a source close to the Malaysian prime minister's office. 

UPDATE at 1304 GMT: An original version of this article said Kim Jong Nam had been "reportedly murdered", reflecting reports in South Korean press. Since then, local police have denied this. The headline and lede have been changed to reflect this.