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DPRK starts military parade to celebrate 100th birthday of Kim Il Sung

04-15-2012 09:43 BJT

PYONGYANG, April 15 (Xinhua) -- The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) started a great military parade here on Sunday morning to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of founding leader Kim Il Sung, according to official KCTV.

DPRK leader Kim Jong Un, who became first secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea and first chairman of the National Defence Commission days ago, is present at the event.

The ceremony, held in central Pyongyang, is one of the many activities planned to celebrate the centennial of the birth of Kim Il Sung, who passed away in 1994.

 

Editor:Zheng Limin |Source: Xinhua

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