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Birth Anniversary to Be Commemorated Abroad
Pyongyang, February 1 (KCNA) -- A Guinean preparatory committee and a Norwegian joint preparatory committee were formed on Jan. 21 and 23 to commemorate the 70th birth anniversary of general secretary Kim Jong Il.

Riyad Chaloub, chairman of the Guinean National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea, was elected chairman of the Guinean preparatory committee and Dag Norum, chairman of the Ostfold County Committee of the Communist Party of Norway, chairman of the Norwegian joint preparatory committee.

The preparatory committees decided to organize various political and cultural events on the occasion of the Day of the Shining Star.

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