The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea(DPRK) hosted a reception on Thursday for the Diplomatic Corps here on the occasion of the Lunar New Year’s Day Juche 109(2020).
Invited were diplomatic envoys and representatives of international organizations here.
Attending it were DPRK Foreign Minister Ri Son Gwon and other officials of the Ministry.
Speeches were made at the reception.
Ri Son Gwon said that the Korean people have turned out in the general offensive to break through head-on the barriers to the advance of socialist construction by dint of self-reliance, true to the tasks set forth at the Fifth Plenary Meeting of the Seventh Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea, and expressed the foreign policy stand of the DPRK government.
Palestinian Ambassador Ismail Ahmed Mohamed Hasan, Dean of the Diplomatic Corps, expressed gratitude for the Lunar New Year’s Day reception on behalf of the Corps and wished the friendly Korean people greater success in their struggle for the state building and development.