Pyongyang, August 2 (KCNA) — The 49th candlelight function to honor the memory of woman Kim Myong Ja who was killed by a U.S. military truck was reportedly held at the plaza of Uijongbu Railway Station, Kyonggi Province, on July 29.
Attending there were members of the People for Achieving Peace and Reunification, the Democratic Workers’ Party and the south Korean Confederation of Trade Unions and students.
Song Jong Hyon, permanent representative of the All-Citizens Measure Committee for the Solution of the Issue of the U.S. Military Base in the Northern District of Kyonggi Province, said this land does not protect the people, calling upon people from all walks of life to punish the GI criminal and retake the lost independence of the nation by their own efforts.
Kang Hong Gu, representative of the Emergency Measure Committee for Probing the Truth about the Murder Case by a U.S. Military Truck, called upon the people to bring the killer to justice and fight it out till he is punished.
The participants shouted “End to all the GIs’ crimes in this land”, holding candlelights.
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