North Korean businessman Mun Chol-myong and defence lawyer Jagjit Singh are pictured in 2019. Mun is challenging his extradition to the US. Photo: EPA-EFE North Korean businessman Mun Chol-myong and defence lawyer Jagjit Singh are pictured in 2019. Mun is challenging his extradition to the US. Photo: EPA-EFE
North Korean businessman Mun Chol-myong and defence lawyer Jagjit Singh are pictured in 2019. Mun is challenging his extradition to the US. Photo: EPA-EFE

North Korean businessman Mun Chol-myong challenges US bid to extradite him from Malaysia

  • The FBI claims he violated sanctions by supplying luxury goods to North Korea and laundered funds through front companies, some in Singapore
  • Mun, who has lived in Malaysia for over a decade, denies the claims, saying they are ‘political’

Topic |   Malaysia
North Korean businessman Mun Chol-myong and defence lawyer Jagjit Singh are pictured in 2019. Mun is challenging his extradition to the US. Photo: EPA-EFE North Korean businessman Mun Chol-myong and defence lawyer Jagjit Singh are pictured in 2019. Mun is challenging his extradition to the US. Photo: EPA-EFE
North Korean businessman Mun Chol-myong and defence lawyer Jagjit Singh are pictured in 2019. Mun is challenging his extradition to the US. Photo: EPA-EFE
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