Today is a sad day for the Korean people and all peoples of the world who struggle for their liberation, as it did the people of Korea in the first 45 years of last century. The President of the National Defense Commission, Supreme Commander of the KPA and Secretary General of the Workers’ Party of Korea, Kim Jong Il, in Pyongyang has died at 69 years of age.
The death took place last Saturday, while leader Kim Jong Il on the train. During the trip, the leader suffered a stroke that had fatal consequences.
The funeral of Kim Jong Il will be held on December 28 in Pyongyang, and is chaired by Kim Jong Un, commander of the KPA and distressed son of leader Kim Jong Il.
The Government of the People’s Republic of Korea has declared a mourning period from Saturday 17 until Thursday 29 December.
Finally, announce that the remains of Kim Jong Il will rest forever in the Kumsusan Memorial Palace, which houses since 1994, the embalmed body of President Kim Il Sung.