Pyongyang, June 28 (KCNA) — An inaugural ceremony of the preparatory committee of Democratic Congo for remembering President Kim Il Sung was held in Kinshasa on June 20 under the sponsorship of the Democratic Congo-Korea Friendship and Solidarity Association.
Otete Gaston Mboyo, chairman of the association, was elected chairman of the preparatory committee at the ceremony.
The preparatory committee set a period of remembrance from June 20 to July 10 and decided to organize colorful events in the period.
Meanwhile, the Sri Lankan preparatory committee for remembering President Kim Il Sung was inaugurated in Colombo on June 19.
Reggie Ranatunge, chairman of the Sri Lanka-People’s Korea Friendship Association and director general of the Asian Regional Institute of the Juche Idea, was elected chairman of the preparatory committee.
The preparatory committee decided to organize colorful events and print bulletins before and after July 8.
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