Pyongyang, November 5 (KCNA) — A demonstration of Malian players trained by Korean Taekwon-do coaches was held recently with due ceremony at the General Bureau of National Security of Mali.
It was watched by Malian President and Head of State Alpha Oumar Konare, the general director of the bureau and other officials concerned.
At the end of the demonstration, the President expressed admiration at the trainees who performed technically difficult yet graceful movements without any slip.
He offered appreciation to the Korean Taekwon-do coaches for training Malian well and extended sincere thanks to the great Kim Jong Il on behalf of the Malian government and people and on his own behalf for sending such able coaches.
Saying he came to know better about Taekwon-do which is associated with wisdom and bravery of the Korean people, the President asked the coaches to bring the level of Malian Taekwon-do players to their level.
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