Second Plenum of Seventh WPK Central Committee

Pyongyang, October 8 (KCNA) — The Second Plenum of the 7th Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea took place in the capital city of Pyongyang on Oct. 7, Juche 106 (2017). Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), guided the meeting. Attending the meeting were members and alternate members of the WPK Central Committee and members of the Central Auditing Commission of the WPK. Present as observers were leading officials of the WPK Central Committee and ministries, national institutions and provinces, cities and counties and officials of major industrial establishments. The plenary meeting dealt with the following agenda items: 1. On some immediate tasks Continue reading Second Plenum of Seventh WPK Central Committee

Kim Jong Un Guides Hwasong-12 Launching Drill Again

Pyongyang, September 16 (KCNA) — 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, guided once again a launching drill of the medium-and-long range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12 on the spot. He was greeted by Ri Pyong Chol, Kim Jong Sik, Jo Yong Won, Yu Jin and other leading officials of the C.C., WPK, General of the Strategic Force Kim Rak Gyom, commander of the KPA Strategic Force, and Jang Chang Ha, Jon Il Ho and other officials in the field of defence scientific research. Participating in the drill were scientists and Continue reading Kim Jong Un Guides Hwasong-12 Launching Drill Again

Kim Jong Un Guides Strategic Ballistic Rocket Launching Drill of KPA Strategic Force

Pyongyang, August 30 (KCNA) — 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, guided an intermediate-and-long range strategic ballistic rocket launching drill of the KPA Strategic Force on the spot. The drill was observed by senior officials of the Central Committee of the WPK including Ri Pyong Chol, Kim Jong Sik, Jo Yong Won and Yu Jin, and officials in the field of defence scientific research including Jang Chang Ha and Jon Il Ho. Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un was greeted by commanding officers of the KPA Strategic Force including Continue reading Kim Jong Un Guides Strategic Ballistic Rocket Launching Drill of KPA Strategic Force

Kim Jong Un Inspects Chemical Material Institute of Academy of Defense Science

Pyongyang, August 23 (KCNA) — 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, gave field guidance to the Chemical Material Institute of the Academy of Defense Science. Shaking hands of officials who came out to greet him, respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un said that he came to learn about the situation of the institute and help its work. He noted that in recent years the institute has a lot of jobs in a patriotic drive for breaking through the cutting edge, whether they are known or not, true to the Workers’ Party of Continue reading Kim Jong Un Inspects Chemical Material Institute of Academy of Defense Science

Kim Jong Un Guides Second Test-fire of ICBM Hwasong-14

Pyongyang, July 29 (KCNA) — The second test-fire of ICBM Hwasong-14 was successfully carried out at night of July 28, Juche 106 (2017) under the supervision of 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. Kim Jong Un guided the test-fire on the spot. He, who is always bringing about ceaseless miracles and victories, baffling imagination of the world people with his rare military wisdom, great guts and stratagem, set forth the militant task for the rocket research field to conduct another test-fire simulating the maximum range of Hwasong-14 at an Continue reading Kim Jong Un Guides Second Test-fire of ICBM Hwasong-14

Kim Jong Un Guides Test-fire of New Ground-to-Sea Cruise Rocket

Pyongyang, June 9 (KCNA) — Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un supervised a test-fire of new-type ground-to-sea cruise rocket developed by the Academy of National Defence Science. This new-type cruise rocket is a powerful attack means capable of striking any enemy group of battleships attempting at military attack on the DPRK from the ground at will. The test-fire was aimed to confirm its tactical and engineering data and technical specifications and verify the combat application efficiency of the overall weapon system, including the rocket and caterpillar self-propelled launching pad vehicle. At the observation post, Kim Jong Un learned about the tactical and engineering data of the rocket and ordered the Continue reading Kim Jong Un Guides Test-fire of New Ground-to-Sea Cruise Rocket

Kim Jong Un Guides Ballistic Rocket Test-Fire through Precision Control Guidance System

Pyongyang, May 30 (KCNA) — Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un guided a ballistic rocket test-fire through a precision control guidance system. He visited a launching ground to look around a caterpillar self-propelled launching pad vehicle and ballistic rocket with the precision control guidance system. He learned in detail about the tactical and technological specifications of the ballistic rocket and expressed satisfaction over the fact that the preparatory process before launching was more highly automated than the preceding Hwasong serial rockets to complete the system for markedly reducing the launching time so as to rapidly contain the enemies’ armed provocations. After hearing a plan for the test-fire at a command Continue reading Kim Jong Un Guides Ballistic Rocket Test-Fire through Precision Control Guidance System

Kim Jong Un Watches Test of New-type Anti-Aircraft Guided Weapon System

Pyongyang, May 28 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the DPRK State Affairs Commission and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army (KPA), watched the test of new-type anti-aircraft guided weapon system organized by the Academy of National Defence Science. The respected Supreme Leader was told about the test program for new weapon system at the observation post before ordering the start of its test-fire. Watching the successful test, he said ardently: Seeing such a perfect new-type anti-aircraft guided weapon system, I miss the General more a lot. That weapon system is a posthumous one the development of which had been guided Continue reading Kim Jong Un Watches Test of New-type Anti-Aircraft Guided Weapon System

Kim Jong Un Supervises Test-fire of Ballistic Missile Pukguksong-2

Pyongyang, May 22 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), chairman of the DPRK State Affairs Commission and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, supervised a test-fire of ground-to-ground medium-to-long range strategic ballistic missile Pukguksong-2. The test-fire of Pukguksong-2 was aimed to finally verify all the technical indexes of the weapon system and thoroughly examine its adaptability under various battle conditions, before its deployment at military units for action. The Supreme Leader issued an order to launch the missile at the observation post. Together with officials, he analyzed the results of the test-launch and expressed his great satisfaction over them, saying it is Continue reading Kim Jong Un Supervises Test-fire of Ballistic Missile Pukguksong-2

Kim Jong Un Has Photo Session with Developers of Hwasong-12

Pyongyang, May 20 (KCNA) — Respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un invited developers of the ground-to-ground medium-to-long range strategic ballistic rocket Hwasong-12 to the building of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) and had a photo session with them. When he appeared in front of the WPK Central Committee building, all those present enthusiastically welcomed him, expressing their deep gratitude to him. He warmly congratulated soldiers for national defense who made a significant contribution to demonstrating the might of the self-reliant defence industry of Juche Korea which emerged a full-fledged nuclear power in the East and a leading rocket power in Asia. He had a photo Continue reading Kim Jong Un Has Photo Session with Developers of Hwasong-12