DPRK FM Meets UN Secretary General

Ri Yong Ho, foreign minister of the DPRK who is head of the DPRK delegation to the 72nd Session of UN General Assembly in New York, met and had a talk with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Saturday.

The foreign minister reiterated the will of the DPRK to take the toughest countermeasures as regards the hysteric behavior of the U.S. chief executive who declared a war by threatening to “totally destroy” the DPRK and its people, something unprecedented in the UN arena.

He stressed that the UN should fulfill its duty and mission in realizing the international justice and guaranteeing the genuine peace and security of the world.

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DPRK Delegation at Int’l Meeting on Rights of Child

A consideration of the 5th and 6th combined report for the DPRK’s implementation of the convention on the rights of the child was successfully closed on Wednesday at the 76th session of the Committee on the Rights of the Child held in Geneva.

Present there was a DPRK delegation led by the DPRK permanent representative to the UN Office at Geneva and other international organizations in Switzerland, and composed of relevant officials of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly, the Central Court, the Education Commission and the Ministry of Public Health and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The head of the delegation made a keynote speech on the measures and efforts of the DPRK government for the protection of the children’s rights.

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