ASSOCIATION FOR THE STUDY OF SONGUN POLITICS UK
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London 1st of Decenmber Juche 105(2016)
The Association for the Study of Songun Politics UK and the Juche Idea
Study Group of England issued the following joint statement to mark the 5th anniversary ,the 17th of December, of the passing away of the great
leader comrade Kim Jong Il ;
Although some 5 years have passed the sense of loss and the yearning of the Korean and world people for great leader comrade Kim Jong Il have
not diminished but have become stronger with the passage of time. We
Juche Idea and Songun Idea followers solemnly remember the great leader
comrade Kim Jong Il on the 4th anniversary of his passing away.
The demise of the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il was the greatest loss of the Korean people as the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il was the benevolent father of the Korean people. It was also the greatest loss of the world revolutionary people and the Juche Idea and Songun Idea followers of the world . Although the heart of the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il ceased
to beat on December 17th 2011 he is alive in the hearts and minds of
the Korean people and world people and his ideas live on. Furthermore
the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il was acclaimed as the eternal
general secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea and the eternal
chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK . This was an
affirmation of the deep loyalty of the Korean people to the great leader
comrade Kim Jong Il.
The great leader comrade Kim Jong Il was a leader of
extraordinary ability and fortitude. His accomplishment and achievements
span many different fields and sectors from culture to military
affairs. He was best known to the world people as the great defender of
socialism and independence and the leader who developed the Juche idea
and Songun idea. Indeed the name of the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il is intimately bound up with the administration of Songun politics.
The great leader comrade Kim Jong Il led the Korean revolution
for a period of more than five decades which began with his guidance to
the Seoul Ryu Kyong Su no 105 tank division of the Korean People's Army
on the 25th of August 1960 . Under the leadership of the great leader
comrade Kim Jong Il the DPRK became a mighty power of ideology and
politics and also a socialist military power possessing its own powerful
war deterrent which makes the imperialists shake with fear.
The great leader Comrade Kim Jong Il was the loyal and faithful successor to the great leader generalissimo Kim Il Sung. He was the standard bearer of the Juche revolutionary cause which had been pioneered by the great leader generalissimo Kim Il Sung
the eternal president of the DPRK .He ensured that the WPK became the
party of the great leader comrade Kim Il Sung defending the monolithic
unity of the Workers' Party of Korea, smashing the attempts of modern
revisionists, opportunists ,factionalists and great power chauvinists to
defile the revolutionary constancy of Juche. When the imperialist
reactionaries and renegades of socialism sneered at socialism ,
demanding that the DPRK "open up" and "reform" he declared "Expect No Change from Me !.
The great leader comrade Kim Jong Il defended and developed the purity of the Juche Idea . He systematised and enriched the Juche idea in his historic 1982 thesis "On the Juche Idea
". This work constitutes an almanac of the Juche idea which clarified
its philosophical essence and that man has independence, consciousness
and creativity. Thus the Juche idea shines out a philosophy for
achieving the independence of the popular masses . The Juche idea is a
powerful weapon for achieving human emancipation from all kinds of
misery and oppression.
When socialism was frustrated in some countries owing to the treachery of modern revisionism the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il energetically defended socialism and wrote brilliant works such as "Our Socialism Centred on the Popular Masses Shall Not Perish , "Abuses of Socialism are Intolerable" "Socialism Is A Science and " Giving Priority to Ideological work is essential for accomplishing socialism" which inspired hope amongst the people of the world who aspire to socialism.
The great leader comrade Kim Jong Il developed in depth the Songun idea an embodiment of the Juche Idea and
treasured sword for defending socialist Korea . The Songun Idea and
Songun politics are the cutting edge of the anti-imperialist class
struggle in this era. The great leader comrade Kim Jong Il fully put Songun politics into practice as supreme commander of the Korean People's Army comrade Kim Jong Il led
the work of defence up-building and continued the cause of Juche-army
building pioneered by the great leader President Kim Il Sung. Stressing
the importance of the anti-imperialist military front led the DPRK to
victory in the DPRK-US confrontation smiting the reactionary US
imperialists by carrying out 2 nuclear tests so that the DPRK became a
global nuclear power , a proud independent socialist nuclear power of
The great leader comrade Kim Jong Il led the struggle to build up
the independent national economy . He made sure that the living
standards of the Korean people were improved . Under his leadership the
many social benefits enjoyed by the Korean people were preserved and
further enhanced. He passed away whilst a trip of on the spot guidance,
thus he was working for the people right up to the last minute. He
always wore plain clothes . He was the epitome of a true people's
Kim Jong Il, the lodestar of national reunification, led the
Korean people along the road of independence and great national unity
with his resolute will to implement the instructions of the great leader
President Kim Il Sung for national reunification. The June 15
declaration which embodied the concept of "By Our Nation Itself", broke
through the barrier of national division imposed by the US imperialists.
The great leader comrade Kim Jong Il led the cause of
anti-imperialist independence throughout the world. Songun politics was
an inspiration to the peoples struggling against imperialism and the Juche Idea a powerful compass for defeating imperialism. The many works written by the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il are
a guiding compass for the fighting peoples of the world. The DPRK
became associated with the defence of the socialist principle , thus
encouraging the world people in their struggle for socialism.
The ASSPUK and JISGE deeply cherish the memory of the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il
on the 5th anniversary of his passing away .Today the Korean people under the wise leadership of the dear respected Marshal Kim Jong Un are working hard to implement the behests of the great leader comrade Kim Jong Il and model the whole of society on Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism.