Tokyo, April 14 (KNS-KCNA) -- A meeting of Koreans in Japan took place at the Korean Hall of Culture in Tokyo, Japan on April 13 to celebrate Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un's assumption of office as chairman of the State Affairs Commission (SAC) of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
Attending the meeting were Ho Jong Man, chairman of the Central Standing Committee of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryon), Nam Sung U, vice-chairman of the Chongryon Central Standing Committee, Pae Jin Gu, vice-chairman and concurrently director general of the General Affairs Department of the Chongryon Central Standing Committee, Jo Il Yon, vice-chairman and concurrently director of the Organization Department of the Chongryon Central Standing Committee, Pak Ku Ho, vice-chairman of the Chongryon Central Standing Committee, Kang Chu Ryon, vice-chairwoman of the Chongryon Central Standing Committee and concurrently chairwoman of the Central Standing Committee of the Union of Democratic Korean Women in Japan, Ri Myong Yu, chairman of the Central Audit Committee of Chongryon, Chongryon officials, compatriots and youth and students.
Ho Jong Man made a report.
He said that it is the great glory and fortune of Chongryon and Koreans in Japan together with the people in the motherland to uphold Kim Jong Un at the top post of the state representing all the Korean people and guiding the overall affairs of the country at the First Session of the 14th Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK.
He praised Kim Jong Un as the peerlessly great man who has further glorified the motherland as the honorable state of Generalissimos Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, the country of the dignified people and brought about a turning point in building a powerful state by faithfully carrying forward and developing the immortal idea and exploits of the great leaders for state building.
He stressed that thanks to Kim Jong Un, Juche Korea would be prosperous forever and the independent reunification of the motherland and the happiness and rosy future of Koreans in Japan and their posterity certainly ensured.
A congratulatory letter to Kim Jong Un was adopted at the meeting. -0-