The half brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has been killed in Malaysia, various reports have claimed.
It is reported that a South Korean government source said Kim Jong-nam was killed on Monday morning (February 13) in Malaysia.
However, the source gave no more details over the death.
Cable television network TV Chosun claimed that he had been poisoned at Kuala Lumpur airport by two women, who are believed to be North Korean operatives.
Other sources have added that an unidentified North Korean man died on the way to hospital form the airport on Monday.