For all the hype about North Korea in the press right now, the official Korean Central News Agency of Democratic People's Republic of Korea has had very little today about the looming war. -សតិវ អតុ
One article simply says;
Kim Jong Un Sends Letters to People of Various Social Strata
Pyongyang, April 10 (KCNA) -- The dear respected Marshal Kim Jong Un sent autograph letters of various social strata, including teachers, students and children, in reply to their letters which reflected their firm determination to achieve a final victory in the confrontation with the U.S. and the drive for building a thriving nation and firmly prepare themselves as pillars for Songun Korea.
He sent autograph letters to An Ho Chun, second cell secretary of the Department 5 of the Korean Central News Agency, and Ko Pong Chun, cell secretary of the transport work-team of the transport shop of the Pyongyang Post Office, who participated in the Fourth Conference of Cell Secretaries of the Workers' Party of Korea and repeatedly received loving care and trust.
The rest of it names different factories, schools and other institutions where Kim sent the letters. Then there is an accusation against the regime in the south;
Minju Joson Denounces S. Korean Media for Slandering DPRK's Line
Pyongyang, April 10 (KCNA) -- The ultra-right conservative media of south Korea including Segye Ilbo and Munhwa Ilbo recently released misinformation that the DPRK is creating a nuclear war phobia, terming its new line of simultaneously pushing forward economic construction and the building of nuclear force an "attempt at nuclear weaponization going beyond the level of verbal provocation" and the "height of brinkmanship." They even made no scruple of hurting the dignity of the supreme leadership of the DPRK.
Minju Joson Wednesday observes in a bylined commentary in this regard:
The new line serves as an immortal programme for protecting and glorifying the independent dignity of Songun
and bringing about a bigger leap forward and innovations in the building of an economic power and marks an important landmark for hastening the great revolutionary event of national reunification. Korea
This new line is fully supported not only by the Koreans at home and abroad but the world progressives desirous of independence. The pro-U.S. lackeys in
, however, are struck with terror by the declaration of the new line as they pursue confrontation with fellow south Korea
countrymen and a war against the north. That is why the south Korean puppet authorities prodded hack media men into a base and dastardly campaign slandering the line….
More important is the up coming holiday marking the birthday of Kim Il Sung;
Preparatory Committees Formed in Various Parts of World
Pyongyang, April 10 (KCNA) -- Preparatory committees for celebrating the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung (the Day of the Sun) were formed in nearly 70 countries and regions to celebrate it as an auspicious holiday in the wake of the inaugural ceremony of the Thai preparatory committee in January.
National preparatory committees were inaugurated in
Nepal, Romania, Benin, Nigeria and Uganda and similar committees were formed by public organizations of , Blagobeshensk City of Amur Region and the Karelia-DPRK Friendship Association of Russia Russia
Inaugural ceremonies of the preparatory committees were held by the Pioneer Party of Indonesia, the Diversity Party of Indonesia, the Socialist Unionist Party of Syria and the Socialist Party of Benin with members of the party leadership attending.
The deputy prime minister of Cambodia in charge of the Royal Palace was elected chairman of the preparatory committee at the instruction of the Cambodian king, and the chairman of the National Leading Council of the Diversity Party of Indonesia, general secretary of the C.C., the Nepal Communist Party (Marxist-Leninist), general secretary of the Movement for Peace and Socialism of Italy, chairman of the Romanian Socialist Union, president of the Socialist Party of Benin, chairman of the Ecuadorian Cultural Institute for the Study of the Juche Idea and other prominent figures of the governments, political parties and organizations of various countries were elected chairmen, vice-chairmen and secretary generals of those committees.
The preparatory committees set the celebration period and discussed the issue of giving wide publicity to the revolutionary career and feats of Kim Il Sung in the period.
Meanwhile, the preparatory committee of the Korean Friendship Association for celebrating the Day of the Sun was formed in
Tarragona, Spain and the international preparatory committee for celebrating the Day of the Sun in . Sankt-Petersburg, Russia
The International Alliance of Societies for the Study of the Juche Idea and Songun Policy in East European and Central Asian Regions published a decision on the inauguration of the international preparatory committee, appointed chairman and executive secretaries and entrusted them with the task to carry out the working plan of the preparatory committee for organizing colorful events and conduct dynamic activities for supporting the just cause of the Korean people.