Pyongyang, April 2 (KCNA) — Colorful functions have been held in different countries on the occasions of the Day of the Sun and the 13th anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il’s election as chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission.
Meetings, lectures and an opening ceremony of a week of Korean films and photo exhibitions were held in Democratic Congo, Uganda, Equatorial Guinea, Norway, Sweden and the Czech Republic from Mar. 17 to 24.
On display in the venues of the functions were photos showing the undying Songun leadership exploits of President Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il.
The general secretary of the People’s Rally for Socialism of Democratic Congo said in a lecture that the President founded the immortal Juche idea and performed undying exploits for the Korean revolution and the accomplishment of the human cause of independence through his tireless and energetic activities and devoted all his life to the happiness of the people with warm love for the people. Kim Il Sung always lives in the hearts of mankind as the sun of the world people, he added.
He recalled that Kim Jong Il has protected the dignity and sovereignty of the country and the nation and ushered in a new era of building a great prosperous powerful nation, true to the intention of the President. He expressed the conviction that only victory and glory would be in store for the Korean people holding Kim Jong Il in high esteem.
Dag Norum, chairman of the Ostfold County Committee of the Communist Party of Norway, said in a speech made at a meeting that the successes made by the Workers’ Party of Korea and the Korean people in their struggle for the prosperity and development of the country are entirely ascribable to the Songun politics pursued by Kim Jong Il.
A message to Kim Jong Il was adopted at the above-said meeting.
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