A representative of the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia and Malaysian lawyer HisyamTehPohTeik visited Doan Thi Huong - a suspect in Kim Chol murder on April 12.
|Suspect Doan Thi Huong. Photo: Reuters
The Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia stated that Doan Thi Huong’s health is good. A representative of the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia also relieved her anxiety and explained the situation to her before she goes on trial on April 13.
On April 16, leaders of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam had a meeting with leaders of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia, asking the Malaysian side to ensure a fair and impartial trial for Huong, in accordance with the Malaysian laws and international practice, as well as legal interests and rights of Vietnamese citizen Doan Thi Huong.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Vietnam and the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia will closely cooperate with the Vietnam Bar Association to observe the proceedings. By Linh Bui