August 17, 2022
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Third Enlarged Meeting of Eighth Central Military Commission of WPK convened

Date: 22/06/2022 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

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The Third Enlarged Meeting of the Eighth Central Military Commission of the Workers' Party of Korea was convened on June 21.

Kim Jong Un, general secretary of the WPK and president of the State Affairs of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, attended the meeting.

Present at the meeting are members of the Central Military Commission of the WPK. Officials of the relevant departments of the Party Central Committee, members of the executive committee of the Korean People's Army Committee of the WPK, commanding officers of the Ministry of National Defence and military and political commanding officers of the large combined units of the KPA are on hand as observers.

General Secretary Kim Jong Un, who is also chairman of the Central Military Commission of the WPK, presided over the meeting.

The meeting will analyze and review the work system, order and actual conditions of the WPK Central Military Commission and the provincial, city and county Party military commissions and discuss major tasks for further enhancing the functions and role of the military commissions at all levels. It will also review the overall work for national defence in the first half of the year, and put on its agenda the issues of confirming the crucial and urgent tasks to build up national defence and thoroughly implementing the military line and key defence policies of the Party.

It will also review the military and political activities of the Ministry of National Defence, the General Staff of the KPA, the KPA Committee of the WPK, commanding officers, staffs and political departments of the KPA units at all levels, and the Party organizations of the armed forces organs, before deciding on the important strategic and tactical tasks to be fulfilled by the KPA.

The Central Military Commission of the WPK started the discussion on the presented agenda items.

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