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.
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