Congratulatory message comes from Laotian President

Bounnang Vorachith, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party and president of the Lao People's Democratic Republic, on Tuesday sent a congratulatory message to Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un.

He extended sincere congratulations and best wishes to Kim Jong Un on his election as general secretary of the WPK at its Eighth Congress on behalf of the Central Committee and the members of the LPRP and on his own behalf.

Saying that his election to the top post of the WPK is an expression of deep trust of the fraternal Party, government, army and people of the DPRK in him, he expressed his firm belief that the fraternal Korean people would triumphantly implement the decisions made at the Eighth Congress of the WPK and make new greater progress in defending the country, building a powerful socialist country and accomplishing the cause of peaceful reunification of the country under the energetic and determined leadership of the WPK headed by General Secretary Kim Jong Un.

He hoped that the long-standing friendly relations between the two parties of Laos and the DPRK and between the two countries would grow stronger in the substantial interests of the peoples of the two countries and in conformity with the regional and global peace, friendship and cooperation.