calendar>> March 16. 2014 Juche 103
Kimjongilia Awarded Top Prize in Int'l Flower Exhibition
Pyongyang, March 16 (KCNA) -- Kimjongilia, a flower praising the great man, was awarded the first prize, the top prize of the Mongolian international flower exhibition.

The exhibition was held in Ulan Bator, Mongolia on Mar. 6 and 7. Displayed there were rare flowers from the DPRK, China, Mongolia and other countries.

At least 300 potted flowers were on display at the DPRK wing. Displayed there were photos introducing diplomas and medals awarded to Kimjongilia at world flower expos and exhibitions.

Visitors admired beauty, rarity and fascination of Kimjongilia.

They said that seeing Kimjongilia they came to know better about the profound reverence of not only the Korean people but the world progressives for leader Kim Jong Il.

The friendly relations between Mongolia and the DPRK would grow stronger together with Kimjongilia named after the great man, they noted.

Kimjongilia was awarded the first prize at the prize-giving ceremony held on Mar. 7.

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