Military veterans clashes with the riot squad in Seoul, South Korea

South Korea is a state that constantly is working to please the interests of the US imperialists. Back in 2011, there were riots in Seoul between former veterans of the South Korean army – who didn’t get their pensions. After the riots they finally received their pensions. While not only having a 28,500 strong US…

Heavy floods striking the DPRK

During the past weeks, heavy flood have been striking several parts of the DPRK. Huge areas of agricultural lands have been ruined as well as water systems, which have resulted in food shortage, not only a shortage that immediately will affect the country, but also for the near future. According to an assessment conducted by UN…

Suppression of Rev. Han Sang Ryol in S. Korea Censured

Pyongyang, December 5 (KCNA) — A spokesman for the North Side Committee for Implementing June 15 Joint Declaration issued a statement Monday as regards the fact that the south Korean puppet Supreme Court imposed heavy penalty on Rev. Han Sang Ryol. The statement said: Some days ago the south Korean puppet Supreme Court finally sentenced…

Joint New Year Editorial

Pyongyang, January 1 (KCNA) — Rodong Sinmun, Joson Inmingun and Chongnyon Jonwi, leading newspapers of the DPRK, on Sunday published a joint editorial “Glorify this year 2012 as a year of proud victory, a year when an era of prosperity is unfolding, true to the instructions of the great General Kim Jong Il”. The full…

Report on Meeting of Political Bureau of C.C., WPK

Pyongyang, December 31 (KCNA) — A meeting of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea was held here on Friday. Present there were members of the Presidium of the Political Bureau and members and alternate members of the Political Bureau of the C.C., the WPK. The meeting courteously proclaimed…

Comrade Kim Jong Il passes away unexpectedly

December 19 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Il, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, passed away from a great mental and physical strain at 08:30 December 17, 2011, on train during a field guidance tour. The WPK Central Committee…

Anti-Reunification Evil Law should be Abolished

For nearly 60 years since its fabrication on December 1, 1948, the “National Security Law” (NSL) made innumerable patriots and innocent people in south Korea a scapegoat of fascism. So it was branded as the most evil law in history of the world law and has been bitterly criticized by the Korean people and the…

S. Korean Prosecution Indicts Pro-Reunification Figures

Pyongyang, November 13 (KCNA) — The south Korean fascist prosecution brought a suit against four core members of the Youth and Students Solidarity for Implementing the June 15 Joint Declaration on Nov. 10 on charges of the violation of the notorious “National Security Law.” The puppet Seoul Central District Prosecutor’s Office charged that they held…

Hungnam Fertilizer Complex

Pyongyang, October 28 (KCNA) — The Hungnam Fertilizer Complex, a giant base of chemical industry in the DPRK, began producing fertilizers with raw materials available in the country, while cutting down the consumption of electricity. The complex completed a large-scale ammonia production process, the first-stage gasification project. The project makes it possible to produce fertilizers…

Census Atlas Published

Pyongyang, October 28 (KCNA) — An atlas showing census results in the form of geographical distribution was published in the DPRK recently. The book gives the census results, divided into administrative districts, population, families, education and dwelling houses. Each map has relevant explanations. The atlas was made in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund.

KCNA Commentary on By-election to Local Self-governing Bodies in S. Korea

Pyongyang, October 28 (KCNA) — The Grand National Party of south Korea suffered bitter defeat in the by-election to local self-governing bodies on Wednesday. A candidate from the camp for democratic reform won the Seoul mayoralty called “junior presidency” in the by-election to fill up 30 odd vacancies. He gained 53.4 percent of the vote…