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Gallery: Kim Jong Nam, A Life in Pictures

Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was killed by two women who stabbed the 45-year-old with poisoned needles and fled in a taxi at about 9 a.m. on Monday, according to South Korean cable television network TV Chosun. Kim Jong Nam sought help from departure hall staff at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Malaysia after someone "grabbed him from behind and splashed liquid on his face,” according to The Star, a Malaysian newspaper.

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