North Korea | North Korea: chemical assassination, what you need to know

North Korea: chemical assassination, what you need to know

Pharmacologist Ian Musgrave gives an expert view on the nature of death by nerve agent; Emily Crawford tells us what international law can do about it

March 1, 2017 10:54 AM (UTC+8)
The deadly 1995 Sarin gas attack on a Tokyo commuter train used a nerve agent similar to the one suspected of killing Kim Jong-nam. Photo: AFP
The deadly 1995 Sarin gas attack on a Tokyo commuter train used a nerve agent similar to the one suspected of killing Kim Jong-nam. Photo: AFP