January 25, 2021

Malaysia expels N.Korean ambassador: Kuala Lumpur

Kang Chol has 48 hours to leave the country

Malaysia has told North Korea's ambassador to Kuala Lumpur to leave within the next 48 hours, Malaysia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Saturday.

Ambassador Kang Chol failed to show up at Wisma Putra, Malaysia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, by 6pm on Saturday night, resulting in the ministry deciding to inform him of the expulsion.