Cuba decreed official mourning for death of Kim Jong Il

Havana, Dec 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s government today declared official mourning for the death last Saturday by the leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Il. According to a note read through the National Television, the State Council established the duel, which will run on 20, 21 and 22 December. DuringContinue reading “Cuba decreed official mourning for death of Kim Jong Il”

Kim Jong Il dies, leader of the DPRK since 1994

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 ofContinue reading “Kim Jong Il dies, leader of the DPRK since 1994”

North Korean leader Kim Jong Il dead at age 69

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — Kim Jong Il, North Korea’s mercurial and enigmatic longtime leader, has died of heart failure. He was 69. In a “special broadcast” Monday from the North Korean capital, state media said Kim died of a heart ailment on a train due to a “great mental and physical strain” on Dec.Continue reading “North Korean leader Kim Jong Il dead at age 69”

DPRK civilians admit faking papers on chemical weapons testing on humans

Four family members of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said on Tuesday they faked the papers the BBC used as the basis for allegations that the DPRK has tested chemical weapons on prisoners. Four family members of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said on Tuesday they faked the papers the BBCContinue reading “DPRK civilians admit faking papers on chemical weapons testing on humans”

Truth behind False Report about “Experiment of Chem. Weapons on Human Bodies” in DPRK Disclosed

Pyongyang, March 30 (KCNA) — Kang Pyong Sop and his family who are makers of false documents about the “experiment of chemical weapons on human bodies” in the DPRK called a press conference at the People’s Palace of Culture here Tuesday to clarify the truth behind the false report about this experiment in the DPRK releasedContinue reading “Truth behind False Report about “Experiment of Chem. Weapons on Human Bodies” in DPRK Disclosed”

“Why is it that people in North-Korea are starving but at the same time magnificent buildings are being built?” Against the lies about “famine” in the DPRK

Please note this blog does not necessarily endorse all of the viewpoints of this article. — Espresso Stalinist “Why is it that people in North-Korea are starving but at the same time magnificent buildings are being built?” Against the lies about “famine” in the DPRK The bourgeois media insist on reporting on the one handContinue reading ““Why is it that people in North-Korea are starving but at the same time magnificent buildings are being built?” Against the lies about “famine” in the DPRK”

The Juche Idea in the Light of Marxism-Leninism

By Gary Howell 1. CONTEXT In 1992, the DPRK revised its constitution to exclude any reference to Marxism-Leninism, having previously described the Juche Idea as a development of Marxism-Leninism. Also in that year, the so-called “Pyongyang Declaration” was signed by a number of parties claiming to be Marxist-Leninist. These events need to be seen, asContinue reading “The Juche Idea in the Light of Marxism-Leninism”

Bill Bland: The Workers’ Party of Korea and Revisionism

Written by Bill Bland for the Communist League INTRODUCTION In his paper entitled ‘THE WPK’S STRUGGLE AGAINST REVISIONISM’, Comrade Dermot Hudson expresses agreement with a reported statement by Nina Andreyeva: “As the Russian communist leader Dr. Nina Andreyeva remarked at the Copenhagen Seminar on the Juche Idea in 1995…” (Dermot Hudson: ‘The WPK’s Struggle againstContinue reading “Bill Bland: The Workers’ Party of Korea and Revisionism”

New U.S. imperialist provocation and pro-American government of South Korea against the Democratic Republic of Korea

KFA Greece (Greek-Korean Friendship Association) PYONGYANG, 23 Νοεμβρίου The Army of the People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) responded to the fire of the artillery of South Korea after Tuesday, November 23 in the afternoon “decisive military action.” The pro-American government of South Korea has insisted on carrying out military exercises close to the border line,Continue reading “New U.S. imperialist provocation and pro-American government of South Korea against the Democratic Republic of Korea”

Sinchon Massacre: Untold Massacre of the Korean War

“There was well-documented evidence of 2,000 people pushed off the Sokdang Bridge, 1,000 women thrown into the Sowon Reservoir, 600 others found in the Pogu Reservoir, 1,200 stuffed in an icehouse and then burned to death. Over 900 people perished in an air-raid shelter when U.S. soldiers poured gasoline into the ventilation hole and ignitedContinue reading “Sinchon Massacre: Untold Massacre of the Korean War”

EBS teacher sides with North Korea

“North Korea, which had leadership composed of those who fought against the Japanese occupation, still strives to liberate the American colony South Korea just as it fought against the Japanese for national liberation, and that’s how they say… The war didn’t begin with a scream on June 25th, 1950. North and South had already hadContinue reading “EBS teacher sides with North Korea”

One Of The World’s Largest Hotels Is About To Open In North Korea

The massive Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang is nearly ready to welcome guests after nearly two decades in the making, according to Architizer. The pyramid-shaped hotel, the largest structure in North Korea and one of the tallest hotels in the world, will open in 2012, 33 years after it was originally set to accept guests. ConstructionContinue reading “One Of The World’s Largest Hotels Is About To Open In North Korea”

Coca-Cola & KFC to be introduced to the DPRK

PYONGYANG – Coca-Cola and Kentucky Fried Chicken are to be supplied to Pyongyang by end of this year, according to YTN. Representatives from the two companies paid a visit to North Korea last week, invited by a domestic government-owned company that specializes in hosting foreign investments. Although Pyongyang has introduced foreign food like pasta orContinue reading “Coca-Cola & KFC to be introduced to the DPRK”

China’s Free Trade Zone in DPRK set to open soon

A free-trade area and a tax-free zone will be set up as part of the first special economic zone straddling the mainland and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), a Chinese government official told China Daily. Dai Yulin, secretary of the Dandong committee of the Communist Party of China, said the area will helpContinue reading “China’s Free Trade Zone in DPRK set to open soon”