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North Side's Committee for Implementation of June 15 Joint Declaration Meets

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)

    Pyongyang, March 31 (KCNA) -- A general meeting of the north side's committee for the implementation of the June 15 joint declaration took place in Pyongyang on Mar. 30. Present there were Yang Hyong Sop, vice-president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly who is also honorary co-chairman of the north side's committee, Kim Ki Nam, vice-chairman of the Committee for the Peaceful Reunification of the Fatherland who is secretary of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea, Vice-Premier of the Cabinet Ro Tu Chol and Kim Yong Dae, chairman of the Central Committee of the Korean Social Democratic Party, and Ryu Mi Yong, chairperson of the Central Committee of the Korean Chondoist Chongu Party, who are honorary co-chairpersons of the north side's committee and An Kyong Ho, chairman of the north side's committee, vice-chairmen and members of the committee, members of the sub-committees, members of the North Headquarters of the National Alliance for the Country's Reunification and the National Alliance of Youth and Students for the Country's Reunification and officials concerned.
    The meeting discussed its agenda item "On the orientation of activities of the north side's committee to energetically conduct the three-point patriotic movements under the banner of 'By our nation itself'".
    An Kyong Ho made a report which was followed by speeches. The reporter and speakers said that in the last one year the "June 15 joint national committee" has played an important role in conducting the movement for national reunification as required by its mission and duty as a nationwide organization for national reunification.
    They called upon those who love the country and the nation to keep pace and cooperate with one another to widen the scope of solidarity activities on the principle of subordinating everything to the efforts to accomplish the cause of national reunification, irrespective of ideology, system and party affiliation, political view and religious belief. To this end it is necessary for the committee to intensify the movement for independent reunification, peace against war and great national unity and thoroughly implement the June 15 joint declaration true to the idea of "By our nation itself", they noted. A resolution was adopted at the meeting.
    Then followed the discussion of an organizational matter. The meeting held a by-election of honorary co-chairpersons, vice-chairpersons and members of the north side's committee.

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