North Korea's Kim Jong Nam killed with VX nerve agent - Malaysian Police
Jong-nam sought help at a customer service counter at the airport and was rushed to the Putrajaya Hospital but died on the way.
Kuala Lumpur: VX, the chemical used in the airport murder of Kim Jong Nam, is one of the deadliest chemical weapons created by mankind. Kim had a home in Macau and was about to fly there when he was killed.
Malaysia Airports managing director Badlisham Ghazali said in the statement that the airport was working with parties such as the health ministry to ensure the safety and security of all passengers.
The wanted men, include a diplomat from the North Korean embassy to Kuala Lumpur, as well as an airline employee.
North Korean Ambassador to Malaysia Kang Chol has said Pyongyang "cannot trust" the police to conduct their probe fairly.
The US and South Korea claims North Korea assassinated Kim Jong-nam after he criticised his half-brother's regime.
Given that Malaysia is one of the few friends of North Korea the diplomatic meltdown resulting from this incident has caused concern, particularly given North Korean remarks on its nuclear capabilities in missives presented to the Malaysian authorities.
Siti Aishah claimed she thought she was given baby oil not poison
Leaked CCTV footage shows Mr Kim being approached by two women who appear to put something in his face.
Asked if people should avoid the airport because of fears of contamination, Malaysia's Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar said: "No. No. No".
Kim Jong-nam died on February 13 after being attacked at Kuala Lumpur International Airport by two women, who are seen on CCTV footage shoving something into his face.
The police say four North Korean conspirators watched the attack unfold.
Jang was a mentor to Kim Jong Nam, who had previously been considered a potential leader in the three-generation communist dynasty.
Authorities in the country believe Doan Thi Huong, 28, is one of two women responsible for administering the highly toxic nerve agent, along with an Indonesian woman. "She was vomiting", he added, in response to a question about whether the women felt the effects of VX, classified as a weapon of mass destruction by the United Nations. It is banned worldwide except for official research purposes.
What is VX Nerve Agent? The liquid has an amber-like colour and is tasteless and odorless, making it hard to detect. It can be breathed in, swallowed or absorbed through the skin. An antidote can be administered by injection but it must be used quickly to be effective, according to the CDC.
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