April Holidays of DPRK Commemorated
Date: 12/04/2006 | Source: KCNA.co.jp (English) | Read original version at source
Pyongyang, April 11 (KCNA) -- Seminar, photo exhibition, round-table talks and film show took place in France, Romania and Singapore from April 1 to 5 to commemorate the Day of the Sun and the 13th anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il's election as chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission.
Displayed in the venues of the functions were famous works of President
Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il and photos dealing with their immortal exploits and introducing Mangyongdae.
The chief of the French Group for the Study of the Juche Idea said at the seminar that Kim Il Sung defeated the Japanese and U.S. imperialists and built a powerful socialist country centered on the popular masses, holding high the banner of the Juche idea. This reality goes to prove that the Juche idea serves as a banner of unity and weapon for the anti-imperialist struggle of the world progressives aspiring after independence and guidelines for every country and nation in their efforts to independently shape their lines and creatively achieve progress.
After watching a Korean film "Highest Honor and Greatest Happiness of the Nation", the director of the Singaporean O. C. N. Trade Private Co., Ltd. extended most heartfelt congratulations to Kim Jong Il on the 13th anniversary of his election as NDC chairman. The director wholeheartedly wished him good health, noting that the Korean people are the happiest and most proud people as they are under his wise leadership.
Congratulatory letter and message to Kim Jong Il were adopted at the seminar in France.