Kim Jong Un, Chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea and Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea(DPRK), received a congratulatory message from Bashar Al-Assad, President of the Syrian Arab Republic, on February 6.
The message extended the heartfelt and warmest congratulations and wishes to Kim Jong Un and the friendly Korean people on the occasion of the 78th birth anniversary of Kim Jong Il, the eternal General Secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea.
It said that the great exploits performed by Kim Jong Il, who brought about excellent successes in building a powerful socialist country, will be immortal.
It noted that the DPRK continues to vigorously advance to make greater progress under the wise leadership of Kim Jong Un.
It said that the DPRK, a birthplace of H.E. Kim Il Sung, H.E. Kim Jong Il and Kim Jong Un, the great leaders, is qualified to proudly stand on the front rank of the powerful independent and sovereign states.