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Donation of memorial stones for the Juche Tower.

The Monument to the Juche Idea stands on the banks of the Taedong River that bathes this capital. This tallest stone tower in the world was inaugurated in April 1982 (71 Juche era) on the occasion of the 70th birthday of President Kim Il Sung. For several decades from the beginning of its construction until […]

National Memorial Service Marks First Anniversary of Demise of Kim Jong Il

[nggallery id=75]National memorial service was held with solemnity here to mark the first anniversary of demise of leader Kim Jong Il. Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, was present. Leading officials of […]