Stream of People Visit Arch of Triumph
Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)
Pyongyang, August 11 (KCNA) -- More and more people from all walks of life are visiting the Arch of Triumph magnificently standing at the foot of Moran Hill in Pyongyang these days, with the approach of the National Liberation Day (August 15). The number of the visitors has summed up to more than a million since it was unveiled in April 1982.
Among them are over 63,000 Koreans overseas and over 266,000 foreigners.
The monument was erected to convey long the undying revolutionary exploits performed by President Kim Il Sung who achieved the cause of national liberation by leading the anti-Japanese revolutionary struggle to victory and returned home in triumph.
The visitors look round the Arch of Triumph, with deep reverence for the President.
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