Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un leaves Pyongyang to visit China

Date: 08/01/2019 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

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Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK, is to visit China between Jan 7 and 10 at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is also general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China.

Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un left Pyongyang with his wife Ri Sol Ju on Monday afternoon to visit China.

He was accompanied by Kim Yong Chol, Ri Su Yong, Pak Thae Song, Ri Yong Ho, No Kwang Chol and other leading officials of the Party, government and military organs.

He was warmly seen off by leading Party, government and military officials at the railway station.

He said good-bye to the officials before boarding the private train.

The officials warmly saw the Supreme Leader off, wholeheartedly wishing him good successes in his visit to China and a safe journey home.

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