Pyongyang mass rally held on anti-US struggle day

A mass rally was held at the plaza in front of the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum in Pyongyang on June 25, the 72nd anniversary of the US’ launch of the aggressive war against the DPRK.

It was attended by Ri Il Hwan, secretary of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Kim Yong Hwan, chief secretary of the Pyongyang Municipal Committee of the WPK, Ri Tu Song, department director of the Central Committee of the WPK, officials of working people’s organizations and institutions and enterprises in Pyongyang, citizens and youth and students.

DPRK anniversary celebrated in different countries

Such events as meeting, seminar, lecture, round-table talks, film show and photo exhibition were held in Mongolia, Bangladesh, Syria, Denmark, the UK, Nigeria, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Equatorial Guinea between June 10 and 18 to mark the 58th anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il’s start of work at the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea.

They were attended by political and public figures and other people in those countries.

Premier Kim inspects different sectors of South Hwanghae

Premier Kim Tok Hun, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea and vice-president of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK, inspected various sectors of South Hwanghae Province.

At the Honghyon Cooperative Farm in Paechon County, Township Cooperative Farm of Yonan County, Chongjong Cooperative Farm in Chongdan County, Paeksok Cooperative Farm of Sinchon County and others, the leading granaries of the country, he said that officials should bear in mind the intention of the Party Central Committee that attaches importance to agriculture in South Hwanghae Province in developing the country’s agriculture and carefully organize the planning and guidance for driving farming processes.

US commits thousands of armed provocations before starting Korean war

Until June 1950 since they occupied south Korea in the guise of liberators in an attempt to dominate the whole of Korea, the US imperialists committed thousands of acts of armed provocation to mercilessly kill many peaceful residents and threaten the sovereignty and right to development of the DPRK.

Acts of armed provocation, plunder and abduction of residents by the US imperialists and south Korean puppet troops began with a raid on the guard post in Kisamun-ri of Hyonbuk Sub-county, Yangyang County, Kangwon Province, in October 1945, and numbered 11 until the end of that year.

China launches satellites

China succeeded in launching a test satellite by a carrier rocket at the Jiuquan satellite launch centre on June 22.

The following day a remote detection satellite was launched at the Xichang satellite launch centre.

Local industry factories in Kaesong fulfil quotas for first half of the year

More and more local industry factories in Kaesong fulfil their quotas for the first half of this year.

Factories producing garment, Koryo medicines, essential plastic goods, paint, daily-use building materials and foodstuff carried out their production plans by making the most of raw materials and resources available in the locality while putting efforts into developing new products and ensuring the quality of products.

Russian president pays tribute at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

A wreath-laying ceremony took place in Moscow, Russia, on June 22 to mark the 81st anniversary of the start of the Great Patriotic War.

President Vladimir Putin, with war veterans, laid a wreath at the Eternal Flame of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier beside the Kremlin walls.

Working people vow vengeance against US

On the occasion of the June 25 Day of Anti-US Struggle, working people’s organizations held meetings to vow vengeance on June 24.

They were attended by Mun Chol, chairman of the Central Committee of the Socialist Patriotic Youth League, Han Jong Hyok, chairman of the Central Committee of the Union of Agricultural Workers of Korea, Kim Jong Sun, chairwoman of the Central Committee of the Socialist Women’s Union of Korea, Pak Thae Sop, secretary of the South Hwanghae Provincial Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Choe Yong, secretary of the Nampho City Committee of the WPK, officials of relevant sectors, officials of the working people’s organizations, youth and students, agricultural workers and members of the UAWK and the SWUK.

Cuban president calls for solving problem of people’s living

Cuban President Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez stressed at a recent meeting the need to pay attention to solving the problem of the people’s living.

It is important to find out why people have got into a difficult situation and settle the matter, he said, and added that it is the primary task of regional governments and organs to pay much more attention to poor villages and persons.

COVID-19 situation in DPRK

Over 8 920 people contracted fever and more than 10 600 fully recovered in the DPRK from 18:00 on June 24 to 18:00 on June 25.

A total of more than 4 715 120 people caught fever nationwide between late April and 18:00 on June 25. Of them, over 4 699 410 (99.667%) were fully recovered and at least 15 630 (0.331%) were undergoing medical treatment.

Taedonggang Brewery, 20 years on

Taedonggang beer is one of the most popular beverages among the Korean people.

They say whenever they drink the beer that is cool and refreshing with distinctive flavour and aroma, they feel relieved of fatigue after day’s work and exhilarated.