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Kim Jong Un Makes NYD Ku’msusan Visit

Ku'msusan Memorial Palace (Photo: Google image)

Ku’msusan Memorial Palace (Photo: Google image)

DPRK state media reported on 1 January (Tuesday) that Kim Jong Un (Kim Cho’ng-u’n) and members of the Korean Workers’ Party [KWP] Political Bureau visited Ku’msusan Memorial Palace.  KJU’s last reported public appearance was his delivery of a New Year’s Day message.  Visiting Ku’msusan with KJU were Kim Yong Nam, Choe Yong Rim, Gen. Choe Ryong Hae, Jang Song Taek, Gen. Hyon Yong Chol, Gen. Kim Kyok Sik, Kim Ki Nam, Choe Tae Bok, Pak To Chun, VMar Kim Yong Chun, Yang Hyong Sop, Kang Sok Ju, VMar Hyon Chol Hae, Ge. Kim Won Hong, Gen. Ri Myong Su, Kim Yang Gon, Kim Yong Il, Kim P’yo’ng Hae, Kwak Pom Gi, Mun Kyong Dok, Ju Kyu Chang, Col. Gen. Kim Chang Sop, Ro Tu Chol, Col. Gen. Ri Pyong Sam and Jo Yon Jun, along with “scientists, technicians, workers and officials who contributed to the successful launch of satellite Kwangmyo’ngso’ng 3-2.”

After KJU entered a hall containing the statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, floral baskets from Kim Jong Un, the KWP Central Committee and Central Military Commission, the DPRK National Defense Commission and the Supreme People’s Assembly Presidium and DPRK Cabinet were placed in front of the statues.  KJU paid his respects to Kim Il Sung’s remains and visited an exhibition of KIS’ personal affects.  He also paid his respects to Kim Jong Il’s remains and visited an exhibition of KJI’s personal affects.

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This entry was posted on 01/02/2013 by in 2nd Academy of Natural Science, Administration Department, Cadre Affairs, Central Committee, Central Military Committee, central party life, Choe Ryong Hae, Choe Tae Bok, Choe Yong Rim, Col. Gen. Kim Chang Sop, Col. Gen. Ri Pyong Sam, colonel general, DPRK Cabinet, DPRK Premier, Events Management Section, Financial Planning Department, Gen. Hyon Yong Chol, Gen. Kim Kyok Sik, Gen. Kim Won Hong, Gen. Ri Myong Su, gsd, Guard Command, International Department, Jang Song-thaek, Jo Yon Jun (OGD), Kang Sok Ju, Kim Family, Kim Jong Un Visits, Kim Jong-il, Kim Jong-un, Kim Ki Nam, Kim Phyong Hae (Cadres/NPYPPC), Kim Yang Gon, Kim Yong Il (IAD), Kim Yong Nam, KJI Personal Secretariat, Korea Committee for Space Technology, Korean People's Army (KPA), Korean People's Internal Security Forces, Korean Workers' Party (KWP), KPA General Political Bureau, KPA General Political Department, KPA General Staff, kpif, Kwak Pom Gi, Kwangmyongsong-3, KWP Science and Education Department, Machine Building Industry Department, Mangyo'ngdae Revolutionary School Alumni, ministry of people's security, Ministry of the People's Armed Forces (MPAF), MPAF GPB, Mun Kyong Dok, National Defense Commission (NDC), national holidays, NDC Administration Department, North Korean press, Organization and Guidance Department, Pak Ui Chun, party life, Political Bureau, Provincial Party Committees, Ro Tu Chol, Second Economic Committee, Secretariat, Sohae Space Launching Station, State Planning Commission (SPC), Supreme People's Assembly, United Front Department, VMar Hyon Chol Hae, VMar Kim Yong Chun, Workers' and Social Organizations, Yang Hyong Sop.

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