Pyongyang, September 8 (KCNA) — Senior party and state officials, working people, servicemen, youth and schoolchildren today laid wreaths before the Revolutionary Martyrs Cemetery on Mt. Taesong and the Patriotic Martyrs Cemetery and floral baskets in front of the monument to victory in the Fatherland Liberation War on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the DPRK.
Wreaths sent by General Secretary Kim Jong Il , Chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK and Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army, were laid at the wreath-laying stands of the cemeteries. And his floral basket was laid in front of the main sculpture “victory” of the monument.
Present at the wreath- and floral basket-laying ceremonies were Kim Yong Nam, Hong Song Nam and other senior officials.
Wreaths and floral baskets were laid in the name of the Workers’ Party of Korea Central Committee, the presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK, the cabinet of the DPRK, the Ministry of the People’s Armed Forces, Commission and Ministries of the Cabinet, the Korean Children’s Union, public organisations, national institutions, organs of science, education, culture and art and the press, units of the Korean People’s Army, party and power bodies, administrative and economic organs, factories, enterprises and cooperative farms in Pyongyang.
Bunches of flowers were also laid by working people from all walks of life, servicemen, youth and schoolchildren in Pyongyang.
And the military attaches corps here laid a wreath before the Revolutionary Martyrs Cemetery on Mt. Taesong and a floral basket in front of the monument.
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