The Ambassador of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Hyok Chol (in the above photo), pointed out, in the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the birth of President Kim Jong-il, that “we keep working with our friends to facilitate the understanding between both nations and establishing a solid foundation for the development of bilateral relations” with Spain.
In the celebration of the “Day of the Shining Star”, in honour of the “Eternal President of the Republic”, the ambassador commented on the figure of the former president of the DPRK, of whom he emphasized that “he dedicated his entire life to the happiness and prosperity of the people” and “laid the foundations of a powerful state”. The ambassador was convinced that, despite of the fact that the situation in the Korean peninsula “is still tense”, “we will win the final victory under the wise influence of our leader, Kim Jong-un”.
The reception, celebrated at the residency of the Embassy, was attended by representatives of companies, academicians, lawyers, as well as journalists and a group of North Korean university students that are taking Spanish courses at the Nebrija University, in which is the first unofficial collaboration of these characteristics with the Asian country.
Text and photos: A. Rubio. 17/02/2017