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Rally of Peasants for Reunification Held in S. Korea

Pyongyang, August 21 (KCNA) — A rally of peasants for reunification was reportedly held in Seoul on August 14 under the sponsorship of “the National Solidarity of Peasants” consisting of eight organizations including “the National Federation of Peasants Associations”.

The permanent representative of the solidarity said at the rally that the south Korea-U.S. cooperation has brought the formation of an Inter-Korean Joint Solidarity which was scheduled to take place with August 15 liberation day as an occasion to failure, and called for getting the U.S. policy of supremacy scrapped and the “Security Law”, an obstacle to the reunification movement in the era of the June 15 joint declaration, abrogated.

The chairman of the Committee for National Reunification of the Federation stressed that only when the country is reunified, is it possible for the peasants and other people to be freed. In the meantime, the chairman of the “National People’s Solidarity” called for an struggle to prevent the opening of rice market and defend the domestic agriculture.

At the rally, the chairman of the south Korean Confederation of Trade Unions made an address of solidarity entitled “Let workers and peasants closely cooperate with each other”.

A resolution was read out there.

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