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Who is Kim Yong Chol? The man who turned from bodyguard in to North Korea's envoy to the US

Updated : May 30, 2018 09:32 AM IST

The former spy chief is a trusted adviser to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Kim Yong Chol is a four-star general, vice chairman of the ruling Workers' Party's Central Committee, and director of the United Front Department.
He has played a central role in the recent thaw in relations between the North and South Korea.
Who is Kim Yong Chol? The man who turned from bodyguard  in to North Korea's envoy to the US
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