Kim Yong Sun

 

 

Age: 69

 

Summary: top aide to North Korean leader Kim Jong-il and a member of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party and Pyongyang's top policy coordinator on relations with South Korea since 1992, who was involved in reconciliation efforts with South Korea and sat between the leaders during the 2000 reconciliation summit.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a June 2003 car accident

 

Born: 1934

 

Died: October 23, 2003

 

Location: Seoul, South Korea