The Secretariat of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea held a meeting on June 12 at the office building of the WPK Central Committee to discuss major issues of the Party work.
Kim Jong Un, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, presided over the meeting.
Attending it were Jo Yong Won, Pak Jong Chon, Ri Pyong Chol, Ri Il Hwan, Kim Jae Ryong, Jon Hyon Chol and Pak Thae Song, secretaries of the WPK Central Committee.
The meeting discussed the major tasks to be fulfilled in the Party’s immediate activities and its building.
It discussed the issue of scrupulously conducting the organizational and political work to firmly arm the Party organizations at all levels with the spirit of the Fifth Plenary Meeting of the Eighth Central Committee of the WPK and inspire them to implement the Party decisions and of decisively improving the role of the Party organizations in the overall Party and state affairs this year, and assigned relevant revolutionary tasks.
The Secretariat of the WPK Central Committee discussed as an important matter the issue of establishing the traits of firmly maintaining discipline within the Party and waging a more intensified struggle against unsound and non-revolutionary acts including the abuse of power and bureaucratism revealed among some Party officials.
Clarifying the immediate work and prospective tasks for taking organizational and institutional measures and establishing the efficient work system to further strengthen the Party Central Inspection Commission and intensify the discipline supervision system among the local Party organizations at different levels, including the basic ones, and for putting the norms of supervision and discipline examination and penalty on a more detailed basis, the General Secretary called for expanding and strengthening the authority and functions of discipline inspection departments for aiding the work of the inspection commission, enforcing the strict supervision work system, discipline examination order and stern penalty system in keeping with the legitimate demand of the essence and strengthening of the Party’s line of building discipline, and thus thoroughly guaranteeing the realization of the unified leadership of the Party Central Committee and the broad political activities of the Party through the strong discipline system.
Saying that it is necessary to prioritize the work for encouraging and raising the high political awareness, fighting spirit, revolutionary style and communist moral traits within the organizations of the whole Party to thoroughly carry forward the nature, mission and duty of the revolutionary party, namely its original features, and develop the fighting efficiency of the socialist ruling party, he stressed that, to this end, it is essential to push ahead with as an indispensable priority task the work to strictly establish the strong habit of observing the rules and discipline of the Party and the supervision work system and rectification system over the execution of the Party’s line and policies and embodiment of sound working style and moral life.
Clarified at the meeting was the important strategic party-building idea of the General Secretary on regarding the building of the Party’s discipline as its prior important task and major line in the Party building and activities, more firmly consolidating the Party’s foundation, improving the revolutionary and militant efficiency in the Party’s political activities and polishing, improving and strengthening the Party’s role and traits.
The Secretariat of the WPK Central Committee decided to take institutional measures for thoroughly applying the original idea and theory of the General Secretary on building the Party’s discipline to the Party work and activities.
The meeting also discussed other major issues of improving the Party inspection and guidance work and stepping up its internal work.