September 21, 2023
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Letters inscribed on façade of dam

Date: 07/09/2023 | Source: Sports DPRK (En) | Read original version at source

It happened one day in SeptemberJuche 104(2015).

The respected Comrade Kim JongUn met an official and said that a splendid monument tothe feats of heroic youth should bebuilt at the Paektusan Hero Youth PowerStation. Then he instructed him to make sure that the letters of "Hero Youth"are inscribed on the front of the dam of Paektusan Hero Youth Power Station Unit 1.

And he said that as there is aspillway in the middle of the dam, the words "Hero Youth" can be divided into"Hero" and "Youth" and inscribed separately on the left andright sides of the spillway section.

A few days later, he gaveofficials instructions regarding theletters "Hero Youth" to be inscribed on the façade of the dam of Paektusan Hero Youth PowerStation Unit 1 again. He saidthat in case the letters "Hero" and "Youth" are inscribedseparately on both sides of the spillway section, there will be an empty space,instructing them to depict a torch between the letters.

That day he gave detailedinstructions on how to depict the letters.

This was how the letters of “HeroYouth” were inscribed on the magnificent dam which sprang up in the area of MtPaektu.

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