Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK, had a luncheon on Wednesday with President Moon Jae In on a visit to Pyongyang for the historic inter-Korean summit.
Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju warmly greeted Moon Jae In and his wife Kim Jung Sook outside Okryu Restaurant.
Present at the luncheon were Kim Yong Chol and Ri Su Yong, vice-chairmen of the WPK Central Committee; Kim Yo Jong, first vice department director of the WPK Central Committee; Kim Nung O, chairman of the Pyongyang City Committee of the WPK; Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Country; Cha Hui Rim, chairman of the Pyongyang City People’s Committee; and other Party and government officials.
On hand from the south side were Jong Ui Yong, chief of the State Security Office of Chongwadae; Jo Myong Gyun, minister of Unification; Kang Kyong Hwa, minister of Foreign Affairs; Song Yong Mu, minister of Defense; To Jong Hwan, minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Kim Hyon Mi, minister of Land and Transport; Kim Yong Chun, minister of Oceans and Fisheries; So Hun, director of the Intelligence Service; Kim Jae Hyon, minister of the Korea Forest Service; Ju Yong Hun, head of the Presidential Security Service; Kim Hyon Chol, adviser to the president for economic affairs; Kim Jong Chon, chief protocol secretary of Chongwadae; Yun Kon Yong, chief of the State Affairs Planning Office of Chongwadae; Kim Ui Gyom, a spokesman for Chongwadae; and other entourage.
When Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju entered the hall for the luncheon together with President Moon Jae In and his wife, the participants welcomed them with enthusiastic applauses.
The luncheon proceeded in an amicable atmosphere.