Category Archives: Kim Jong Il

National Meeting Marks Anniversary of Kim Jong Il′s Election as WPK General Secretary

[nggallery id=44] A national meeting took place at the April 25 House of Culture Sunday to mark the 15th anniversary of leader Kim Jong Il’s election as general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea. Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the WPK and first chairman of the […]

Kim Jong Un Pays Tribute to Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il

[nggallery id=34]Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea and first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK, visited the Kumsusan Palace of the Sun at 00:00 on Sunday, the 64th anniversary of the DPRK, to pay high tribute to Generalissimos Kim Il […]

Kim Jong Il′s Pledge Made on Ryongnam Hill

[nggallery id=31]It was on September 1, Juche 49 (1960) that leader Kim Jong Il began studying at Kim Il Sung University. On the day, he recited a poem “Korea, I Will Glorify Thee” on Ryongnam Hill on the campus of the university, out of mind to glorify the country. At that time Kim Jong Il […]

Kim Jong Un Pays Tribute to Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il

[nggallery id=26]Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea and first chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission, visited the statues of President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il at the Ministry of the People’s Armed Forces to pay tribute to them on […]

Delegates to Celebrations of Youth Day Enjoy Extravaganza ‘Arirang’

[imagebrowser id=15]Delegates to the celebrations of Youth Day enjoyed mass gymnastic and artistic performance “Arirang”, winner of Kim Il Sung Prize, at May Day Stadium Saturday. Among the audience were service personnel, people from all walks of life, youth and students, overseas Koreans and foreign guests and the delegates. The performance mesmerized the audience from […]

Kim Jong Il′s Feats in Building DPRK into Military Power

[imagebrowser id=14]Leader Kim Jong Il visited the Seoul Ryu Kyong Su Guards 105th Tank Division of the Korean People’s Army (KPA) on August 25, Juche 49 (1960), which signaled the beginning of the Songun (military-first) leadership in the DPRK. In his Songun leadership, he always put military affairs above anything else under any circumstances. He […]