Malaysia to ship crime suspect to New Zealand

Posted: July 4, 2014 at 2:34 a.m.

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — A Malaysian military official who is being sent back to New Zealand to face charges of sexual assault and burglary will no longer be protected by diplomatic immunity, New Zealand officials confirmed Thursday.

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