The man sent by North Korea to the US

Published on 30 May 2018 9:22:56 PM

When Kim Yong Chol lands in New York this week, he will become the most senior North Korean envoy to hold talks with American officials on US soil in 18 years. The former spy chief is a trusted adviser to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, playing a pivotal role in preparations for a historic summit between Kim and US President Donald Trump in Singapore.