Pyongyang, October 26 (KCNA) — A wreath was laid yesterday before the friendship tower by the Central Committee of the Worker’s Party of Korea, the presidium of the DPRK Supreme People’s Assembly and the DPRK cabinet on the occasion of the 49th anniversary of the entry of the Chinese People’s Volunteers into the Korean front.
Present at the wreath-laying ceremony were vice-President Yang Hyong Sop of the presidium of the DPRK Supreme People’s Assembly, other officials concerned and Chinese charge d’affaires to the DPRK Li Bin. Honor guards of the KPA lined up before the tower.
Amid the wreath-laying music the wreath was laid before the tower in the joint name of the C.C., the WPK, the presidium of the DPRK Supreme People’s Assembly and the DPRK cabinet.
Bouquets and flowers were also placed by working people in the city.
The participants observed a moment’s silence in memory of the martyrs of the CPV who died heroic deaths in the Korean War.
That day wreaths were laid in the cemetery of CPV martyrs and before the monuments to them in Hyongjesan district, Pyongyang, and local cities including Kaesong and Anju.
Chinese charge d’affaires to the DPRK Li Bin and other embassy officials laid a wreath before the friendship tower in the name of the embassy and paid silent tribute to the CPV martyrs.
The central committee of the association of Chinese in Korea laid wreaths before the friendship tower and in the CPV Martyrs’ Cemetery in Hyongjesan district, Pyongyang, respectively.
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