Decide Azmi Ariffin dominated Thursday that the prosecution had offered sufficient proof for the case in opposition to Siti Aisyah and Doan Thi Huong to maneuver ahead. Had the choose dominated in favor of the ladies, they might have been acquitted and freed.
Kim Jong Nam died in February final 12 months after Aisyah and Doan allegedly wiped his face with VX nerve agent in Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur airport.
If discovered responsible, the ladies might face the dying penalty.
Attorneys for Aisyah and Doan declare the 2 are harmless. They argued the ladies had been duped by a bunch of North Koreans into considering they had been collaborating in a prank tv present and thought the liquid was innocent.
Prosecutors say the ladies knew what they had been doing, and had practiced the deliberate assault by smearing liquid on strangers in a close-by public locations.