Statement by Director of Research Institute for Nutrition Care of Children of DPRK

The Director of the Research Institute for Nutrition Care of Children under the Academy of Medical Science of the Ministry of Public Health of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea(DPRK) released the following statement on April 6:

I was extremely astonished and angered by the foreign media news which has seriously distorted the health condition of children in our country.

According to the news, a UN experts’ group published a “report”, which contains groundless information that many children suffering from malnutrition in our country are not receiving proper treatment due to the state emergency anti-epidemic measures taken to check the inroads of COVID-19.

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Respected Comrade Kim Jong Un Receives Reply Message from Lao President

 Kim Jong Un, General Secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, President of the State Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the DPRK, received a reply message from Thongloun Sisoulith, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (LPDR), on March 29.

The Lao president, in the message, expressed sincere thanks to Kim Jong Un for extending warm congratulations to him upon his election as President of the LPDR.

He said that he rejoices at the traditional and excellent ties of friendship and cooperation between the LPDR and the DPRK which have steadily grown stronger.

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Respected Comrade Kim Jong Un Receives Reply Message from General Secretary of LPRP Central Committee

Kim Jong Un, General Secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), received a reply message from Thongloun Sisoulith, General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP), on March 26.

In the message Thongloun Sisoulith expressed heartfelt thanks, on behalf of the LPRP Central Committee and on his own behalf, to Kim Jong Un for extending warm felicitations, best wishes and a beautiful floral basket on the occasion of the 66th founding anniversary of the LPRP.

He expressed conviction that the fraternal Party, government and people of the DPRK would successfully implement the decisions set forth at the 8th Congress of the WPK under the courageous and correct guidance of the WPK headed by Kim Jong Un, the successor to the great cause, and thus build a powerful socialist nation and bring happiness to the Korean people.

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DPRK Premier Sends Greetings to Bangladeshi Prime Minister

Kim Tok Hun, Premier of the Cabinet of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), sent a congratulatory message to Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, on March 26, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the independence of Bangladesh.

He wished the Prime Minister success in her work for prosperity of the country, expressing belief that the traditional relations of friendship and cooperation between the DPRK and Bangladesh would further develop in the common interests of the peoples of the two countries.

Greetings to Prime Minister of Laos

Kim Tok Hun, Premier of the Cabinet of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), sent a congratulatory message to Phankham Viphavanh on March 24, upon his election as Prime Minister of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic at the 1st Session of the 9th National Assembly of Laos.

In the message, he wished the Prime Minister of Laos great success in his responsible work for achieving social and economic development of the country, expressing conviction that the fraternal relations of friendship and cooperation between the two countries which were provided by the preceding leaders would steadily develop in the future, too.

Meanwhile, Ri Son Gwon, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the DPRK, sent a congratulatory message to Saleumxay Kommasith, Foreign Minister of Laos, upon his reappointment at the 1st Session of the 9th National Assembly of Laos.