Pyongyang, June 12 (KCNA) -- Kim Jong Un, president of the State Affairs of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, sent a message of greeting to Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin, president of the Russian Federation, on June 12.
The respected Comrade Kim Jong Un in the message extended warm congratulations to the president, government and people of the friendly Russian Federation on behalf of the government and people of the DPRK on the occasion of the national day of the Russian Federation.
It is the aspiration and desire common to the peoples of the two countries to value and further develop the friendly DPRK-Russia relations with a long history and traditions as required by the new times, he said in the message.
He in the message expressed the belief that the friendly and cooperative relations between the DPRK and Russia that have entered a new stage of development since his first meeting with Putin in Vladivostok of Russia would steadily grow stronger in all fields.
He, availing himself of the opportunity, sincerely wished the Russian president good health and great success in his work and the Russian people welfare and prosperity. -0