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Woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed

Shah Alam, Malaysia (CNN)The Indonesian woman accused of using a deadly nerve agent to kill Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, returned home Monday after Malaysian prosecutors withdrew the charge against her.An emotional Siti Aisyah, surrounded by government officials and reporters at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jakarta, thanked her parents, President Joko Widodo and the Indonesian people for their prayers. The decision came as a surprise to many, including Aisyah herself, and kicked off a dramatic day at the Shah Alam High Court. Aisyah hugged her co-defendant, Doan Thi Huong of Vietnam, before leaving the courtroom. She later tearfully told reporters that she was "shocked" to have been freed after mo ...
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