Youth and Students Tour Revolutionary Battle Sites in Mt Paektu Area

Date: 14/08/2019 | Source: Naenara News | Read original version at source

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Youth and students from across the country made a study tour of revolutionary battle sites in the area of Mt Paektu from August 1 to 13.

They left Hyesan for Pochonbo where they made the rounds of the command post of the Battle of Pochonbo, the Police Sub-station, the subcounty office, etc.

They looked round the Samjiyon Grand Monument, the groups of subsidiary theme sculptures and revolutionary sites on the shore of Lake Samji.

After learning about the military wisdom, strong pluck and mysterious guerrilla tactics of President Kim Il Sung at the Sinsadong Revolutionary Battle Site and at the Monument to the Victorious Battle of Musan Area, they climbed Mt Paektu, the sacred mountain of the revolution, on August 9.

They visited Chairman Kim Jong Il's birthplace in the Paektusan Secret Camp and looked round historic mementoes, recollecting his revolutionary career.

At the Rimyongsu Revolutionary Site and Chongbong and Konchang bivouacs, they had a good understanding of the exploits performed by Kim Jong Il who made the first study tour of the revolutionary battle sites in the area of Mt Paektu in order to further glorify the revolutionary traditions of Paektu as the eternal cornerstone of the Workers' Party of Korea and the revolution.

During the study tour, they helped builders in sprucing up Samjiyon county town, handed over aid materials to them, and conducted various political and cultural activities.

They also went round the Paektusan Hero Youth Power Station.

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