April 11, 2021
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With national pride and self-esteem

Date: 27/03/2021 | Source: Sports DPRK (En) | Read original version at source

On March 18 1971 President Kim Il Sung met table-tennis players, who were under training for the 31st world table tennis championships, and saw their demonstration performance.

Whenever players displayed high techniques and skills in the games, he waved his hands giving them a broad smile and called them to a lounge after the games.

After receiving their greetings, he said that he wanted to meet the players, who were to participate in the championship, and told them to give full play to the stamina of the DPRK sportspeople by keeping national pride and self-esteem in their mind.

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