The entire party and army and all the people are now vigorously conducting the general offensive to build a thriving socialist nation in high spirits of victors who glorified the 70th anniversary of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) as a great auspicious event of prosperous Songun Korea, rallied close around respected Comrade
Under the distinguished and tested guidance of the great Comrade
Guiding the revolution and construction for the past 70 years with the line and principle of independence, Songun and socialism as its eternal stratagem, the WPK has trained the Korean people into a dignified and independent people and the powerful driving force of the revolution and built socialism of Juche that meets the popular masses' demand for independence and translates their ideal into reality. It also honorably defended the dignity and sovereignty of the country and the gains of the revolution, establishing the tradition of victory in the confrontation with imperialism that has continued century after century, and provided the eternal foundation for prosperity of the country and the accomplishment of the revolutionary cause of Juche.
Today we are faced with the heavy yet sacred task to bring about a great upswing in the building of a thriving socialist nation and further strengthen the WPK into the great party of
The Political Bureau of the WPK Central Committee decides to convene the 7th Congress of the WPK early in May Juche 105 (2016), reflecting the demand of the party and the developing revolution that witness epoch-making changes in accomplishing the revolutionary cause of Juche, the cause of building a thriving socialist nation. -0-