Pyongyang, December 21 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission of the Workers’ Party of Korea, received a message of condolences from Nayef Hawatimah, secretary general of the Palestine Liberation Democratic Front, on Dec. 19.
The message said:
Please accept internationalist regards.
Upon hearing the sad news that Comrade Kim Jong Il, great internationalist leader, passed away to the people’s regret in the middle of his tour for field guidance, I express deep condolences to you and the leadership and people of your country representing the comradely, internationalist and militant solidarity on behalf of me and the leadership and comrades of the Palestine Liberation Democratic Front and the people of Palestine.
We are sharing with you the sorrow of the great loss of Comrade Kim Jong Il.
We are firmly convinced that the able, talented and friendly Korean people will surely overcome grief and move forward.
We extend solidarity to you, the leadership and the glorious party and people of your country, once again expressing our profound condolences to you.
May the martyrs be honored.
Victory is on the people’s side.