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Centenary of Birth of Kim Il Sung Celebrated in Chiba Prefecture
Pyongyang, April 21 (KCNA) -- A meeting for the promotion of friendship between the DPRK and Japan in Chiba Prefecture was held in Japan on April 8 as part of celebration of the centenary of the birth of President Kim Il Sung.

Present there were Ha Su Gwang, chairman of the Chiba Prefectural Headquarters of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan, Paek Jong Il, president of the Chiba Prefectural Commercial Association, and other compatriots, members of the Hunaba City Assembly and Japanese people from all walks of life.

Ha Su Gwang took the floor first to be followed by Japanese people.

The participants called for pooling efforts for the promotion of friendship between the two countries.

A reception was given on the same day.

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