Pyongyang, September 6 (KCNA) – General Secretary Kim Jong Il received a message of greetings from the Central Standing Committee of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryon).
The message dated Sept. 4 said that the successful launching of the first artificial satellite in the DPRK is a great victory of General Secretary Kim Jong Il who turns the world to play in his hands with his matchless grit and in the spirit of Mt. Paektu. It is a great jubilee of the nation that displayed the might of Kim Il Sung’s nation on the earth across continents and oceans and in the space, the message noted.
It extended the greatest glory and the warmest congratulations to the marshal for leading the launching of the artificial satellite to success with the intelligence and technology of Korea.
All the officials of Chongryon and Korean compatriots in Japan are deeply sure of the bright future of Kim Jong Il’s powerful state in the 21st century, the message said.
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