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Kim Il Sung Remembered in Russia
Pyongyang, July 15 (KCNA) -- Remembrance meetings took place by Russian party and organizations on July 7 and 8 on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of demise of President Kim Il Sung.

They included the Party for Peace and Unity, the Khabarovsk Territorial Committee for Remembering President Kim Il Sung, the Society for Promoting the Study and Dissemination of Comrade Kim Jong Il's Works and the Crimean Association for the Study of the Juche Idea.

The chairperson of the Party for Peace and Unity said:

The President embarked on the road of revolution in his early years and founded the Juche idea to embody it in the revolution and construction. He is the founder of the Workers' Party of Korea, the DPRK and the Korean People's Army.

He was tested and farsighted state political activist as he defended and developed the DPRK and socialism.

He is always alive in the hearts of progressives as great teacher.

A member of the Executive Committee of the party praised the President as a distinguished statesman and a very humble man, adding: All those who were honored to be received by the President were attracted by his sunny smile, noble traits and personality as a great man.

The vice-chairman of the Russia-Korea Friendship Association of Khabarovsk Territory noted that reverence of the Russian people for the President remains unchanged even after two decades since his demise.

Messages to supreme leader Kim Jong Un were adopted at the meetings.

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