The Juche Idea Study Group of England and Association For the Study of Songun Politics UK backed by the UK Korean Friendship Association held a meeting to mark the 63rd anniversary of the victory of the Korean people in the Fatherland Liberation War and to educate members and supporters in the Juche Idea, Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism.
The meeting received a message of greetings from DPRK Ambassador to the UK
comrade Hyon Hak Bong . A message was also received from the Korean Friendship
Dr Dermot Hudson chairman of the JISGE and President of the ASSPUK introduced the meeting saying that the victory of the Korean people in the Fatherland Liberation War was a great victory as it stopped US imperialism in its tracks. Dr Hudson also pointed out that this was the first meeting of the JISGE being held after the historic vote by the British people to leave the EU which was a practical application of the Juche idea and reflected the desire of British people to live independently.
Dr Hudson spoke about the 63rd anniversary of the victory of the Korean people led by
great generalissimo KIM IL SUNG in the Fatherland Liberation War . He said that "
July 27th is the second day of liberation for the Korean people .As they say July follows June meaning that although the US imperialists started the war in June 1950 , they admitted their defeat in July 1953.It is an inspiration not only for the Korean people but for Juche idea followers, Songun idea followers and anti-imperialist fighters the world over so July 27th is celebrated across the globe from Bogotá to Belfast !"
James Taylor read out statements of the Anti-Imperialist National Democratic Front of south Korea on the 4th anniversary of the conferment of the title of Marshal on dear respected comrade KIM JONG UN and on the anniversary of victory in the Fatherland Liberation War saying that "Compared with human history, 4 years are very short period.
However, during the four years, the world people as well as Koreans have witnessed the greatness and power of brilliant commander and have been benefited by his power"
and that "Now, the Korean people and world progressives highly admire President Kim Il Sung, who brought about the second national liberation day and accomplished the immortal exploits unparalleled in world political history, as the ever-victorious brilliant commander and savior of the humankind."
Prof Dr Harish Gupta gave an detailed and informative lecture on Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism and its contribution to peace and sovereignty . Prof Dr Gupta said that President KIM IL SUNG a great sun was born on April 15th and achieved the independence of Korea by waging 2 wars for independence. Dr Gupta referred to the malevolent nature of imperialism particularly with regard to the Iraq war. He said that the US imperialists are imposing sanctions on People's Korea and are exercising a double standard . He also exposed the false propaganda against People's Korea and explained the superiority of socialism .
Dr Gupta's speech was exceedingly well received and highly praised by the audience.
Andy Brooks general secretary of the New Communist Party said that the main factor in the Korean people's victory was their own efforts . He referred to other defeats inflicted on imperialism by the victorious third world people's including those of Egypt .
Shaun Pickford secretary general of the JISGE spoke about the superiority of the Juche Idea and the Korean peoples victory in the Fatherland Liberation War.
Dermot Hudson referred to the the 30th anniversary of the publication of the work "On Some Problems in Education in the Juche Idea " by chairman KIM JONG IL saying that the work is as relevant now as it was when it was published.
Dr Hudson also praised the 4th anniversary of the conferment of the title of Marshal
on the dear respected comrade KIM JONG UN .
David UK KFA Organisation Secretary in his contribution to the meeting that was read out by Dermot Hudson said " We commemorate in this important meeting the 63 anniversary of the heroic resistance of one united people against imperialism.
this victory showed that no empire with more powerfull weapons and puppets nations to their service can defeat a people proud of themselves, the Korean people proved to be victorious in the Liberation of the country under the great leadership of President Kim Il Sung against the Japanese colonialism and later against the US Imperialism."
Daniel , UK KFA communications secretary and from the Juche Revolution
youtube channel paid a high tribute to the martyrs and heroes of the Korean People's Army who defeated US imperialism.
A short Q and A session was held.
A message to dear respected Marshal KIM JONG UN was adopted.
Books from the DPRK including the works of the great leaders comrade KIM IL SUNG,
KIM JONG IL and KIM JONG UN as well publications of the JISGE , ASSPUK and UK KFA were displayed.
Refreshments were served.