|President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea|
5 September 1998 – 11 April 2019
|Preceded by||Yang Hyong-sop|
|Succeeded by||Choe Ryong-hae|
|Born||4 February 1928|
(now Pyongyang, North Korea)
|Political party||Workers' Party of Korea|
|Revised Romanization||Gim Yeong-nam|
Kim Yong-nam (Hangul: 김영남; Hanja: 金永南; born 4 February 1928) is a North Korean politician. He serves as President of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly. He was position 1998-2019. Previously, he served as Minister of Foreign Affairs from 1983 to 1998. He was elected a member of the Presidium of the Politburo of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) in 2010.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Blessings,condolences". The Pyongyang Times. 6 January 2007. p. 1.
- ↑ Dae-woong, Jin (2007-10-04). "Who's who in North Korea's power elite". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 2007-10-05.[permanent dead link]