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Talks on with N Korea for return of nine stranded citizens: Malaysia

KL's defence minister also tries to ease anxieties about risks of angering unpredictable state

Kuala Lumpur

MALAYSIA said talks were underway on Monday for the release of nine citizens stranded in North Korea by a travel ban, while its defence minister tried to ease anxieties among the public about the risks of angering an unpredictable nuclear-armed state.

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