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Pyongyang Songdong Senior Middle School named after Ri Kwang Su

Pyongyang, September 8 (KCNA) — A ceremony was held on Monday to rename the Pyongyang Songdong Senior Middle School Ri Kwang Su Senior Middle School and unveil his bust.

Ri Kwang Su graduated from that school.
In February Juche 71 (1982) when he was on a military duty, Ri saved six children and two revolutionary comrades from the jaws of death at the cost of his life.
General Secretary Kim Jong Il saw to it that Ri was awarded the title of DPRK hero, his alma mater renamed Ri Kwang Su Senior Middle School and his bust erected at the school.
This school produced seven heroes including Ri.

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