12 December – DPR-Korea has launched earth observation satellite Kwangmyongsong-3 (2) by carrier rocket Unha-3. The reported time of launch was 1349 NZDT; 0949 Pyongyang/Japan local time. It is currently unclear whether the launch was a success or not. The North Korean government has not issued any statement at this time. Sin Son-ho, the Democratic People’s […]
“Kim Jong Il Is Immortal as Sun” was created in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. The song was written by Choe Jun Gyong and composed by Sol Thae Song. It was sung by the State Merited Chorus, conducted by Ri Il Chan.
Mother’s Day (Nov. 16) is celebrated in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Put up in the streets of Pyongyang are posters in celebration of the holiday while large-sized electronic displays show programs for the mothers. Children and young men are seen carrying bouquets for their mothers and teachers. Flower shops and stalls, bookstores and […]
Kim Kyong Ae is a resident in Sonchon County Town, North Phyongan Province, who put up her three daughters as servicepersons and has rendered sincere assistance to the army and major projects for 10 odd years.