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Wreaths Laid before Martyrs Cemeteries and Monuments to Fallen Fighters of KPA

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

    Pyongyang, April 25 (KCNA) -- Wreaths were laid before the Revolutionary Martyrs Cemetery on Mt. Taesong and the Patriotic Martyrs Cemetery here on April 25 on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of the heroic Korean People's Army. Seen on the wreath-laying stands were wreaths sent by Supreme Commander of the KPA Kim Jong Il, general secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea and chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission.
    Placed there were wreaths in the name of the Central Committee of the WPK, the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly and the DPRK Cabinet and wreaths in the name of the Ministry of the People's Armed Forces, working people's organizations, ministries, national institutions, KPA units, scientific, educational, public health and media institutions and Party and power organs, scientific and research institutions and farms in Pyongyang.
    Laid before the revolutionary martyrs cemetery were bouquets and flowers. The participants laid bouquets before the bust of anti-Japanese war hero Kim Jong Suk before paying silent tribute to her.
    Present at the wreath-laying ceremony held at the revolutionary martyrs cemetery were Kim Yong Nam, Ri Yong Mu, Kim Ki Nam and others.
    Present at the wreath-laying ceremony held at the patriotic martyrs cemetery were Pak Pong Ju, Choe Thae Bok, Choe Yong Rim and others.
    Meanwhile, wreaths, bouquets and flowers were placed before the statues of martyrs, the monuments to fallen fighters of the KPA and graves of martyrs in various parts of the country.
    That day, the military attaches' corps here laid a wreath before the Revolutionary Martyrs Cemetery on Mt. Taesong.



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