Pyongyang, November 23 (KCNA) — Over 200 poems praising General Secretary Kim Jong Il were created in more than 40 countries this year.
The poems represent the strong aspiration and desire of humankind to follow Kim Jong Il, holding him in high esteem as “lodestar of era of independence” and “sun of 21st century”
A collection of poems “Tribute to Korea” was published in Peru. It includes 30 poems written by Castro Poso, chairman of the National Association of Writers and Artists of Peru, and 14 other Peruvian and Colombian figures.
A collection of poems “Eternal Sun” published by the Paleya-Mishin Publishing House of Russia includes 20 poems including a long epic “Day Breaks in Korea and Song of Grand March” and a long poem “Vision of You Sun.”
A Nepalese poet Dipak Sharma wrote 60 poems in praise of the traits and leadership art of the President Kim Il Sung and General Secretary Kim Jong Il.
The poets stressed in unison that the august name of Kim Jong Il will shine forever as he brings a new spring of independence to the world with his great idea, unique theory, dynamic leadership and lofty virtue.
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