London 2nd of February 2016
The UK Korean Friendship Association today issued the following statement concerning the 68th anniversary of the foundation of the regular revolutionary armed forces of the DPRK;
68 years ago , on the 8th of February 1948 that the great leader President KIM IL SUNG transformed the guerrilla Korean People's Revolutionary Army into a standing regular armed the Korean People's Army(KPA). Since its foundation the KPA ,the revolutionary armed forces of Juche Korea has scored many victories over the US aggressors and upheld the dignity and honour of the DPRK.
The KPA is the army of the people , it is an army of the sons and daughters of the workers and peasants of Korea that is based solidly on the great Juche idea .It was developed into a steel strong fighting force by President KIM IL SUNG and Chairman KIM JONG IL
By thwarting US imperialist expansionism,hegemonism and globalism in the tense far East the revolutionary armed forces of the DPRK are making a tangible contribution to world peace ! The Korean People's Army is not only the guardian of Korean-style socialism but it is the guardian of peace in Asia and the world ! We in UK KFA wish the KPA greater success under the leadership of dear respected Marshal KIM JONG UN.