Pyongyang, December 31 (KCNA) -- Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Tuesday sent a message of greeting to Raul Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba, and Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez, president of the Republic of Cuba.
The message extended warm congratulations and comradely greetings to the first secretary and the president of Cuba, the fraternal Cuban party, government and people on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the victory of the Cuban revolution.
The message expressed full support for and solidarity with the Cuban party, government and people in their struggle for resolutely frustrating the hostile forces' vicious sanctions and blockade, firmly defending the priceless gains of the revolution and dynamically advancing the cause of socialism under the energetic leadership of Raul Castro Ruz and Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez.
Expressing belief that the excellent history and tradition of comradely relations of friendship and cooperation between the two parties and peoples of the two countries will be steadily carried forward and develop, the message sincerely wished the first secretary and the president of Cuba greater successes in their noble work for leading the Cuban revolution. -0