U.S. Embassy Statement on Departure of Malaysian Diplomats and Family Members from DPRK

We are pleased that all Malaysian diplomats and family members who had been barred from leaving the DPRK have been allowed to return to their home country. The barred departure of diplomats and their family members was a grave and unacceptable breach of the Vienna Convention. We support Malaysia’s expressed intent to continue investigation into ...
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Remarks on North Korea by U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel

March 9, 2017 “l want to express our respect and admiration for the professionalism of the Malaysian law enforcement authorities who conducted an impressive investigation and worked from the facts in a quick and professional and sophisticated manner.  The hijacking of the territory of a country by a foreign power for the purpose of murder ...
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