Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un Sends Reply Message to Syrian President

Kim Jong Un, General Secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) and Chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), sent a reply message to Bashar Al-Assad, President of the Syrian Arab Republic, on January 20.

Kim Jong Un in his message extended deep thanks to the President for sending warm congratulations to him on his assumption of duty as the General Secretary of the WPK at its 8th Congress.

He said that the sincere feelings of friendship and fraternity expressed by the President encourage the Party and the people of the DPRK to make epochal progress in the socialist construction by implementing the decision made at the 8th Congress of the WPK.

Expressing belief that the historic relations of friendship and cooperation between the two countries would continue to grow stronger in conformity with the common interests and desire of the people, he wished the President and the Syrian people bigger success in their struggle for defending the country’s sovereignty.