Jong-nam murder trial: Doan, Siti Aisyah ordered to enter defence

Published on 16 Aug 2018 7:24:24 PM

The Shah Alam High Court on Thursday ordered the two women charged with the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to enter their defence. Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese national Doan Thi Huong face the death penalty on charges of murdering Kim Jong-nam by smearing his face with the VX nerve agent at klia2 on Feb 13 last year. Lawyers for the two accused said witnesses will be called for their statements to be taken when the trial resumes in November.