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DPRK's Satellite Launch Praised by Foreign Bodies
Pyongyang, February 22 (KCNA) -- Polish and Czech friendly organizations posted on their websites statements congratulating the DPRK on its successful launch of the earth observation satellite Kwangmyongsong-4.

The Polish Branch of the Korean Friendship Association noted in its statement:

The successful satellite launch of the DPRK was a historic event as it vividly showed that its sci-tech level has been put on a high stage through rapid development,

The DPRK has all the rights to use space for peaceful purposes.

No country is entitled to exercise its power in space under international law.

So, the DPRK has the right to use space and no one is allowed to take issue with it.

The Czech branch of the Korean Friendship Association said in its statement that the successful satellite launch is one of a series of successes made in the DPRK.

It was a powerful demonstration of the might of the DPRK firmly defending socialism, defying pressure from imperialists.

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