Kozlov and his party arrive in Pyongyang

Alexandr Kozlov and his party

Russian Figures Arrive

Pyongyang, June 6 (KCNA) -- Minister of Development of the Far East and Arctic of the Russian Federation Alexandr Kozlov and his party arrived here on Thursday.

Floral Tribute to Statues of President Kim Il Sung, Chairman Kim Jong Il

Pyongyang, June 6 (KCNA) -- The minister of Development of the Far East and Arctic of the Russian Federation and his party visited the statues of President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il on Mansu Hill on Thursday.

The guests laid a floral basket to the statues and paid tribute to them.

Russian delegation
(Photo © Evgeny Agoshkov/TASS)

Russian Figures Feted

Pyongyang, June 6 (KCNA) -- The government of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) gave a reception Thursday in honor of the minister of Development of the Far East and Arctic of the Russian Federation and his party on a visit to the DPRK.

Present there on invitation were Minister of Development of the Far East and Arctic of Russia Alexandr Kozlov and his party and Alexandr Matsegora, Russian ambassador to the DPRK.

On hand were Kim Yong Jae, minister of External Economic Relations, and others and officials concerned.