Author Archives: Official USA Delegate

Kim Jong Un Visits Farm No. 1116 Run by KPA Unit 810

Kim Jong Un, Chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army, visited Farm 1116 under KPA Unit 810. He was accompanied by senior officials including Choe Ryong Hae, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the WPK […]

Korea Association for Supporting the Children

The chief executive of the Save the Children International and her party visit the Korea Association for Supporting the Children.

A reporter of the Korea Today talked with Han Hui Suk, chief secretary of the Korea Association for Supporting the Children. Excerpts: I think it’s very important to protect and promote the health of children. Will you please tell me how the children in this country are faring? It is regarded as a very important thing in […]

Kim Jong Un Has Photo Session with Teachers from Branch Schools

Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, met and had a photo session with teachers who volunteered to work at branch schools on islands and schools in forefront line and mountainous areas. When respected Supreme […]

DPRK Celebrates Day of Songun

The army and people of the DPRK significantly celebrated the 57th anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il’s start of Songun revolutionary leadership. An endless stream of people visited the plaza in front of the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun, the sacred temple of Juche, where President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il lie in state. They paid tribute […]

National Meeting Marks Anniversary of Young Communist League of Korea

A national meeting for marking the 90th anniversary of the Young Communist League of Korea was held at the Central Youth Hall on August 27. Present there were Choe Ryong Hae, officials concerned and officials of the youth league, youth and students. Jon Yong Nam, first secretary of the central committee of the youth league, […]

North Korea Family Tradition

“Whose daughter is the girl? She is dancing very well.” “Well, she is Su Yang from my neighbourhood. She will surely be employed by an art troupe.” Returning home after seeing her daughter’s performance at her school, Kim Myong Hwa, head of the Ryongsong Nursery, Ryongsong District, Pyongyang, was deep in thought considering praises of […]

DPRK Taekwon-Do Hall Renovated

Taekwon-Do Hall has been successfully renovated as befits the centre for the development of the national martial arts. It can host international and domestic games at a high level. It has a practice hall with seats for thousands of spectators, waiting room, medical room, coaches’ room, sci-tech learning space, international communications hall, press centre and […]

Gathering 2017-Praise to Great Persons of Mt Paektu Held

The Gathering 2017-Praise to the Great Persons of Mt Paektu took place at the People’s Palace of Culture on August 15. Present at the gathering were Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People’s Assembly, Kim Ki Nam, vice-chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea who is […]

Participants in Int’l Festival Visit Kim Jong Il’s Birthplace in Paektusan Secret Camp

The participants in the Fifth International Festival in Praise of the Great Persons of Mt Paektu visited Chairman Kim Jong Il’s birthplace in the Paektusan Secret Camp on August 14. They placed a floral basket and bouquets at the mosaic depicting the three commanders of Mt Paektu and paid tribute to them. In the yard […]

KPA Strategic Force Command Inspected

Kim Jong Un, Chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army, inspected the Command of the KPA Strategic Force on August 14. He waved back to enthusiastically cheering service members and posed for a picture with them. He went […]

7th Rason International Trade Exhibition Opens

  The 7th Rason International Trade Exhibition opened in Rason City Monday with due ceremony. Exhibited there are machines and equipment, light industrial goods, chemical products, electric and electronic products, building materials, foodstuff and consumer goods, medicines and vehicles presented by more than 110 units of the DPRK and other countries. Attending the ceremony were […]

Dental hygiene supplies factory goes online

The Dental Hygiene Supplies Factory located in Songyo District, Pyongyang, has started operation. Embossed on the factory’s wall which is decorated with white and green tiles is a logo depicting a white crane in a tooth as well as the letters denoting Paekhak (white crane). The white crane is much loved by the Koreans as a […]

National Exhibition of Consumer Goods Opens August 3rd

National Exhibition of August 3 Consumer Goods Opens

The National Exhibition of Consumer Goods opened on August 3rd with due ceremony at the Consumer Goods Exhibition of the Ministry of Food and Consumer Goods Industries. On display there are more than 85,000 items of consumer goods in 7,700 varieties produced at industrial establishments and housewives’ work-teams across the country.

Kim Yong Nam Arrives in Tehran

Kim Yong Nam Arrives in Tehran

Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK, arrived in Tehran on August 3 to attend the Iranian presidential inauguration at the invitation of the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran. He was accompanied by Choe Hui Chol, vice-minister of Foreign Affairs, and other suite members.

Art Performance Celebrates Successful Second ICBM Test-fire

An art performance was jointly given by the Moranbong Band and the State Merited Chorus at the People’s Theater Sunday to celebrate the successful second test-fire of intercontinental ballistic rocket Hwasong-14. Among the audience were Ri Man Gon, Ri Pyong Chol, officials of the party and armed forces organs, contributors to the successful test-fire of […]

Dedicated to National Reunification

The North Korean military band leads an international peace march

Chairman Kim Jong Il dedicated his whole life to the reunification of the country. He always paid deep attention to the reunification issue, true to the earnest requests of President Kim Il Sung. He scientifically proved the validity and truthfulness of the President’s policy on the reunification movement and illuminated the path to independent reunification. He upheld the […]