Pyongyang, September 7 (KCNA) — Kim Ki Nam, Secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea Central Committee, met with a delegation of the All-China Journalists Association led by Zhao Guangjun at the Mansudae Assembly Hall on Sunday. Present at the meeting were chairman So Tong Bom of the C.C., the Korean Journalists Union and counselor of the Chinese embassy here Song Masuo.
On the occasion the head of the delegation warmly congratulated General Secretary Kim Jong Il on his reelection as Chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission at the first session of the 10th Supreme People’s Assembly.
The launch of the first artificial satellite by the Korean people delights the Chinese people, he said, expressing the belief that the Sino-Korean relations of friendship and cooperation will be everlasting.
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