On December 1st, the Korean Friendship Association International Meeting 2018, took place in the embassy of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in Madrid, Spain. The meeting was attended by KFA delegates from Ireland, United Kingdom, Spain, Basque Country, Denmark, France, Romania, Italy and Greece. The Irish delegation was led by Andreas Engström, Official Delegate of the Korean Friendship Association in Ireland
Comrade So, the charge d’affaires of the DPRK in Spain welcomed all participants to the conference together with Alejandro Cao de Benós, President of the KFA and Special Delegate for the Committee for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries. Speeches were held by the delegates and written speeches were sent in by KFA Switzerland, KFA USA, KFA Canada KFA Portugal, KFA Brazil, KFA Galicia and KFA Catalonia. The new KFA badges were awarded to KFA officials and activists. After the meeting had closed an excellent reception was held by the DPRK embassy,
On the Sunday many of the delegates enjoyed a sightseeing tour of the centre of Madrid organised by the KFA branch in Madrid.