Joint Statement from Kim Jong Un and Trump after Summit

Pyongyang, June 13 (KCNA) — The following is a joint statement of the Singapore summit signed by Kim Jong Un, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, and Donald J. Trump, president of the United States of America, on June 12: Kim Jong Un, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, and Donald J. Trump, president of the United States of America, held the first historic summit in Singapore on June 12, 2018. Chairman Kim Jong Un and President Trump conducted a comprehensive, in-depth and sincere exchange of opinions on the issues related to the establishment of new Continue reading Joint Statement from Kim Jong Un and Trump after Summit

Northern Nuclear Test Ground of DPRK Dismantled / Statement of Nuclear Weapons Institute of DPRK

Pyongyang, May 25 (KCNA) — The northern nuclear test ground of the DPRK was completely dismantled under a decision made at the Third Plenary Meeting of the Seventh Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea. After the publication of the decision at the April plenary meeting of the WPK Central Committee on dismantling the nuclear test ground, relevant institutions including the Nuclear Weapons Institute of the DPRK immediately stopped all preparations and projects for nuclear tests and had carried out phased dismantlement. The tunnels and all kinds of equipment, information communications and power systems and construction and operation equipment, that had been installed at the observation center, control center Continue reading Northern Nuclear Test Ground of DPRK Dismantled / Statement of Nuclear Weapons Institute of DPRK

Direction of Future North-South Ties Depends on Behavior of S. Korean Authorities: Chairman of CPRC

Pyongyang, May 17 (KCNA) — Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country (CPRC) of the DPRK gave an answer to a question raised by KCNA Thursday in connection with the fact that the south Korean authorities are trying to shift the responsibility for the rupture of the north-south high-level talks on to the DPRK. The south Korean authorities launched the extremely adventurous 2018 Max Thunder joint air combat exercises aimed at precision strike on key strategic objects of the DPRK and the seizure of the air control together with the U.S., he said, and went on: On the other hand, they let human Continue reading Direction of Future North-South Ties Depends on Behavior of S. Korean Authorities: Chairman of CPRC

Kim Jong Un Makes Congratulatory Speech at Military Parade

Pyongyang, February 9 (KCNA) — Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un made a congratulatory speech at the military parade for celebrating the 70th founding anniversary of the Korean People’s Army (KPA). In his speech he said February 8 when President Kim Il Sung founded the KPA, regular revolutionary armed forces, is a historic day of great significance in building the revolutionary armed forces and accomplishing the revolutionary cause of Juche, like April 25 when the President founded the Korean People’s Revolutionary Army (KPRA). The KPA is the revolutionary army which inherited the traditions of the anti-Japanese struggle with the indomitable revolutionary spirit, rich fighting experience and superb tactics of the Continue reading Kim Jong Un Makes Congratulatory Speech at Military Parade

Abe Group Accused of Further Clinging to Sanctions and Pressure Campaign against DPRK

Pyongyang, January 18 (KCNA) — A spokesperson for the Institute for Studies of Japan of the DPRK Foreign Ministry gave the following answer to a question raised by the KCNA on January 18 regarding the fact that the Abe group is further clinging to the sanctions and pressure campaign against the DPRK: During his recent tour of some European countries, Japanese prime minister Abe mentioned the DPRK’s “nuclear and missile development” and abduction issue every time he discussed bilateral relations with these countries and heinously maneuvered to drag them into cooperation for pressure against the DPRK. Abe cried out that the DPRK launched a ballistic missile that can hit Vilnius Continue reading Abe Group Accused of Further Clinging to Sanctions and Pressure Campaign against DPRK

Inter-Korean Working-Level Talks Held

Panmunjom, January 15 (KCNA) — Working-level talks between the north and the south of Korea for the dispatch of the north side’s art troupe were held at the Thongil House in Panmunjom on Monday. Present there were members of the north side’s delegation led by Kwon Hyok Bong, department director of the Ministry of Culture, and members of the south side’s delegation with Ri U Song, section head of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, as its chief delegate. At the talks both sides had a sincere discussion on the practical matters related to the performances by the north side’s art troupe to be dispatched to the south side’s Continue reading Inter-Korean Working-Level Talks Held

Inter-Korean High-Level Talks Held

Panmunjom, January 9 (KCNA) — Inter-Korean high-level talks were held on Tuesday at the “house of peace” in the south side portion of Panmunjom amid great expectations and interests of all the fellow countrymen and people at home and abroad. Present there were a delegation of the north side led by Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country of the DPRK, and a delegation of south side with Minister of Unification Jo Myong Gyun as chief delegate. At the talks the north and south authorities discussed in earnest the principled issues arising in successfully holding the 23rd Winter Olympics in south Korea and Continue reading Inter-Korean High-Level Talks Held

Kim Jong Un New Year Address 2018

Dear fellow countrymen and brave service personnel of the People’s Army, Dear compatriots, Today, recollecting with great pleasure and pride and deep emotion the proud achievements we performed last year through our diligent and worthwhile labour and sincere efforts and by the sweat of our brow, we are all seeing in the new year 2018 with fresh hopes and expectations. Greeting the hope-filled new year, I wish the families across the country good health, happiness, success and prosperity. I also wish that the beautiful dreams of all our people, including the hopes of our children in the new year, would come true. Comrades, As I look back upon last year, Continue reading Kim Jong Un New Year Address 2018

Kim Jong Un Makes Closing Address at 5th Conference of Cell Chairpersons of WPK

Pyongyang, December 24 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, guided the 5th Conference of Cell Chairpersons of WPK held from Dec. 21 to 23 amid the deep concern and expectation of all party members and other people of the country, and made a closing address. Kim Jong Un said that the conference was successfully held thanks to the high enthusiasm of all the participants, adding that the Conference set forth proper orientation of struggle for the subsequent period before coming to a closure. He said that the conference recalled the position held by party cells in strengthening the party and putting into practice the Continue reading Kim Jong Un Makes Closing Address at 5th Conference of Cell Chairpersons of WPK

Kim Jong Un Makes Speech at 5th Conference of WPK Cell Chairpersons

Pyongyang, December 24 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, made a historic speech “Let Us Strengthen Party Cells into Loyal Cells, into Vanguard Ranks for the Implementation of the Party’s Policies” at the third-day meeting of the 5th Conference of the WPK Cell Chairpersons on December 23. Noting that successes and experience gained in the work of the Party cells after the Forth Conference of the WPK Cell Secretaries and defects existing or betrayed in their work were correctly analyzed and reviewed at the current conference, Kim Jong Un said the conference offered an important occasion in fixing a right orientation in the future Continue reading Kim Jong Un Makes Speech at 5th Conference of WPK Cell Chairpersons