Kim Jong Il Pays Homage to Kim Il Sung
Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)
Pyongyang, April 25 (KCNA) -- General Secretary Kim Jong Il, together with KPA commanding officers, visited the Kumsusan Memorial Palace on Wednesday morning on the occasion of the 75th founding anniversary of the heroic KPA.
A solemn atmosphere prevailed in the palace where President Kim Il Sung, father of socialist Korea, founder of the revolutionary armed forces and the father of the nation, lies in state.
Kim Jong Il, together with the commanding officers, paid homage to Kim Il Sung.
He was accompanied by KPA General Kim Kyok Sik, chief of the KPA General Staff, KPA Vice Marshal Kim Il Chol, member of the DPRK NDC and minister of the People's Armed Forces, staff members of the KPA Supreme Command and commanders of the KPA services and arms.
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