Friday, 16 December 2016
Report of ASSPUK and JISGE Meeting to mark the 5th Anniversary of the passing away of the great leader comrade KIM JONG Il
The ASSPUK, JISGE and UK KFA held a meeting on the 10th of December to commemorate the 5th anniversary of the passing away of the great leader comrade KIM JONG IL . The meeting was attended by members of the ASSPUK, JISGE and UK KFA as well as the New Communist Party of Britain headed by its National Chairman Alexander Kempshall. It was also attended by diplomatic representatives of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in London.
Chairman Dr Dermot Hudson opened the meeting saying that " December 17th is recalled by the Korean people as a day of great national loss , and it is recalled by the world people , particularly friends of People's Korea , as a day of sadness . It was on this day some fives years ago that the great leader comrade KIM JONG IL, chairman of the National Defence Commission of the Democratic People's Republic and general secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea , passed away whilst on a train giving on the spot-guidance . He had been working hard to develop the national economy of the DPRK and improve living standards of the people." Chairman Dr Hudson also read out a message from David Munoz UK KFA Organisation Secretary which said "Comrade Kim Jong Il was undoubtedly the great communist of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, when comrade Kim Jong Il after the demise of President Kim Il Sung in 1994 and the colapse of the socialist camp said, "Do not expect changes of me´´ Despite the isolation of a criminal blockade, sanctioned, unsupported and during the hard years of the Arduous March, the Korean people instead of letting themselves be carried away with the defeatism and revisionism towards the capitalist course as other countries, The DPRK worked harder thanks to their great ideological awareness to defend and develop their socialism, the envy of the world today
Dr Hudson also referred to the 25th anniversary of the election of the great leader comrade KIM JONG IL as supreme commander of the Korean People's Army saying " The great Leader comrade Kim Jong Il administered Songun politics fully by building up the KPA as the core force of the Korean revolution. He ensured that the KPA was not only strong in arms but strong in ideology and politics. . Supreme Commander KIM JONG IL fully promoted the revolutionary soldier spirit, the epitome of the militant Songun ideology, which pulsated throughout society leading to world-startling feats like the construction of the Anbyon power station. Thus the 25 years of leader's Kim Jong Il's command of the Korean People's Army were years of great achievements in which the KPA has been strengthened greatly
Shaun Pickford secretary general of the Juche Idea Study Group of England and chairman of Staffordshire KFA addressed the meeting and said in part ". KIM JONG IL correctly understood the pivotal role of philosophy in the development of society, that in other words, the revolution and socialist construction can only be successful with an ideology reflecting the independent aspirations of the popular masses. To continue with the proceeding working class ideology was not enough to keep up with the demands of the 21st century. KIM JONG IL greatest contribution to the evolution of philosophy, was to systematized the Juche Idea of KIM IL SUNG into to a comprehensive structure. "On The Juche Idea", published in March, 1982 by KIM JONG IL can be regarded as a manifesto of the Juche ideology. Since the early 1960s, KIM JONG IL published many hundreds of works on the Juche Idea and on the originality of the Juche philosophy. Such works as "Let Us Advance Under The Banner Of Marxism-Leninism And The Juche Idea", "On Problems Of Education In The Juche Idea", "Abuses Of Socialism Are Intolerable" and "Socialism Is A Science", have made an immense advancement to the growth of revolutionary ideology. KIM JONG UN formulated Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism as a single ideological system and consolidated the philosophy of the President and the General."
Comrade Kim Song Gi Minister Counsellor of the DPRK Embassy said that the great leader comrade KIM JONG IL embodied the most noble patriotism. Comrade KIM JONG IL taught people to value even a blade of grass and everything in the country. Now the Korean people are winning victory after victory by applying KIM JONG IL's lofty patriotism. Even though the imperialists are stepping up sanctions the Korean people will win by applying the patriotism of KIM JONG IL
Alexander Kempshall National Chairman of the New Communist Party delivered a message of greetings from the New Communist Party Alexander Meads spoke about the 99th anniversary of the birth of Madame KIM JONG SUK saying that "Comrade KIM JONG SUK an indomitable communist revolutionary fighter blazed a trail for the women's emancipation movement in Asia and the world . She serves as a role model for anti-imperialist women revolutionaries throughout the world, her teachings show the correct way forward for the women's movement even in the imperialist countries. Today in the DPRK women are playing an increasing role in society thanks to the leadership of the dear respected Marshal KIM JONG UN who is helping to make sure that the ideas of Madame KIM JONG SUK on women's emancipation are carried forward."
Dr Dermot Hudson said that the DPRK is the true model of women's liberation and is carrying forward the ideas of Madame KIM JONG SUK. Dr Hudson spoke about the 5th anniversary of the appointment of dear respected Marshal KIM JONG UN as supreme commander of the Korean People's Army pointing out that " As a result of the assumption of the position of Supreme commander of the Korean People's Army by the dear respected leader Marshal KIM JONG UN the continuity of the Songun revolutionary leadership has been maintained. The KPA has been built up as an even more powerful revolutionary armed force. Dear respected Marshal KIM JONG UN is following in the footsteps of the great generalissimo’s of Mt Paektu KIM IL SUNG and KIM JONG IL"
Dr Hudson speaking about the south Korean situation warned that although Park Geun Hye is impeached it is no use to replace one puppet with another , a change of system is needed. Henrik Nydquist gave a report on the Pyongyang International Film Festival and Wonsan Air Festival. Q and A was held. There was a discussion on what Trump's election means and also about expanding and consolidating the activities and base of the ASSPUK, JISGE and UK KFA. Messages to the dear respected Marshal KIM JONG UN were adopted. Literature from the DPRK including the works of the great leader President KIM IL SUNG , Chairman KIM JONG IL and Marshal KIM JONG UN as well publications of the JISGE and UK KFA was displayed. Refreshments were served. Meeting concluded 16.50