DPRK FM Temporarily Bans Exit of Malaysians

Date: 07/03/2017 | Source: KCNA.kp (En) | Read original version at source

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Pyongyang, March 7 (KCNA) -- The Protocol Department of the DPRK Foreign Ministry, at the request of a relevant organ, on Tuesday informed the Malaysian Embassy here of its decision to temporarily ban the exit of Malaysian citizens in the DPRK until the safety of the diplomats and citizens of the DPRK in Malaysia is fully guaranteed through the fair settlement of the case that occurred in Malaysia.

It expressed hope that the Malaysian Embassy here and the Foreign Ministry of Malaysia would fairly settle the current case as early as possible from the goodwill stand of setting store by and developing the bilateral relations.

In this period the diplomats and citizens of Malaysia may work and live normally under the same conditions and circumstances as before. -0-

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