|Date of death:||July 6, 2013|
|Place of death:||White House,|
United States of America
|Cause of death:||Killed by Mike Banning|
|Affiliation:||Koreans for United Freedom|
|Played by:||Sam Medina|
|Appears in:||1 film|
There was never any stated background for why Yu had joined Kang's groups or whether he was simply a mercenary carrying out orders.Kang Yeonsak. He was among the men disguised as an agent for the South Korean security detail. He accompanied Kang to the Presidential Bunker, where they killed the Secret Service agents within and took President Asher and others hostage.
Yu was among searching for President's son, Connor, in the White House. Once he was at the Lincoln Bedroom, he checked in with Kang and no sign of Connor or their intruder, Secret Service agent Mike Banning. Kang tells him he's hiding in the walls. Once Yu and his men opened fire at the walls, intending to hit Banning, one of his men got wounded and Banning and Connor escaped before Yu or his men would see them.
Yu and two other men remained with Kang and the President while most of the other terrorists sacrificed themselves to fake Asher's death. The remaining Koreans planned to quietly sneak away with Asher, Banning appeared and shot the others dead while Asher hits Yu away from him and wrestled with Kang. Yu tried to shoot Banning, but he dodged the gunfire and confronted Yu. Banning managing to grab Yu by the head and break his neck, killing Yu instantly.
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Background information and notesEdit
- It's possible that the name "Lee, the security consultant" was the character Yu's original alias as listed on the official web content for the film's website. It's also possible that it could've been an alternate name during development for Kang Yeonsak's other right-hand man, Cho.