People-centred Socialist Korea

September 9 this year marks the 63rd anniversary of the founding of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. On September 9, 1948 President Kim Il Sung founded the DPRK, the first people’s country in the 5 000 year long history of the Korean nation. “The people are my God” was the lifelong motto of the…

Great Marshal Kim Jong Il’s historic work THE SONGUN-BASED REVOLUTIONARY LINE IS A GREAT REVOLUTIONARY LINE OF OUR ERA AND AN EVER-VICTORIOUS BANNER OF OUR REVOLUTION” (Excerpts)

[Main Points] What is the Songun-based revolutionary leadership? “Our Party’s Songun-based revolutionary leadership, Songun-based politics, is a revolutionary mode of leadership and socialist mode of politics that gives top priority to military affairs, and defends the country, the revolution and socialism and dynamically pushes ahead with overall socialist construction by dint of the revolutionary mettle…

Turkey says 90-100 Kurd rebels killed in north Iraq raids

By REUTERS ISTANBUL Turkish military operations in northern Iraq have killed some 90-100 Kurdish guerrillas since last week’s launch of artillery and air strikes against the separatist group, the armed forces said on Tuesday. The air strikes are the first against rebels in the mountains of northern Iraq in more than a year and mark…

Iran, Venezuela Call for Joint Struggle against Imperialism

Pyongyang, August 21 (KCNA) — Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and his Venezuelan counterpart Hugo Chavez, during a telephone conversation, called for further expansion of bilateral cooperation in line with joint struggle against imperialism and bullying powers. They reiterated that Iran and Venezuela will always be together in fight against imperialism and bullying powers and also…

Ahmadinejad Warns Israel

Teheran, August 18 (KCNA) — Iran will respond “decisively” if the United States or Israel attempt to attack the Islamic Republic, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told Russia Today. “They wish to do it, they want to do it, but they know about our power. They know we are going to give them a decisive response. We…

DPRK Women Shooters Prove Successful in Military Games

Pyongyang, August 18 (KCNA) — DPRK girls won the 25m sports pistol and 25m rapid-fire pistol team events of the 5th World Military Games held in Brazil in July. Some 40 shooters from more than ten countries competed in shooting matches. The DPRK girls scored 848 points in the 25m sports pistol event held on…

Turkish warplanes attack PKK targets in Iraq

2011-08-17: DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) – Turkey sent warplanes to attack Kurdish targets in northern Iraq on Wednesday, military sources said, hours after a rebel attack in southeast Turkey killed a dozen soldiers. The planes took off from a base in the southeastern city of Diyarbakir and struck targets in the mountainous Kandil and Zap areas…

rouge states?

If you´re not well versed in Korea and the only source you get news from is the global media, who´s without source criticism take their information from South Korean sources, which is nothing but war propaganda. Question yourself when you only hear bad and horrible things about a place, is that worth to believe in?…

Palestine Warns U.S. of Its Unreasonable Attempt

Pyongyang, August 15 (KCNA) — A high-ranking member of the Palestine National Liberation Movement (Fatah) in a statement on August 10 warned the U.S. of its unreasonable attempt to challenge the legitimate demands of the Palestinians. He accused the U.S. of contemplating exercising its veto on a written request for the recognition of the Palestinian…

Greetings to Kim Jong Il from Russian President

Pyongyang, August 15 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Il, chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK, Monday received a message of greeting from D. Medvedev, president of the Russian Federation on the occasion of the day of Korea’s liberation. The message said: Esteemed Your Excellency Kim Jong Il, I congratulate you on the occasion…

ASSPUK and JISGE slam US imperialist UFG exercises

London 10th August. Today the Juche Idea Study Group of England and Association for the Study of Songun Politics UK issued a joint statement denouncing the US imperialist Ulji Freedom Guardian war exercises , which are aimed at invading and taking over the DPRK to make it a colony of US Imperialism. It is as…

Notices from KCNA

Protest over Killing of Man Turns to Violence in London Pyongyang, August 11 (KCNA) — A protest over fatal shooting of a man by local police turned into violence in London on August 6. Protesters marched along the streets, demanding justice for Mark Duggan, a 29-year-old man shot dead by police. They strongly demanded an…