Kim Jong Un sends congratulations to Lao party leader

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, sent a congratulatory message to Bounnang Vorachith, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and president of the Lao People's Democratic Republic, on Thursday.

Kim Jong Un extended warm congratulations and comradely greeting to the general secretary on his 82nd birthday.

Being pleased with the fact that the fraternal Lao people have achieved great successes in the struggle for implementing the decision of the 10th Party Congress of the party under the wise leadership of the LPRP headed by the general secretary, he expressed the belief that the traditional friendly and cooperative relations between the two parties and the two countries provided by the preceding leaders would grow stronger as required by the new era.

He sincerely wished the general secretary good health and greater successes in his responsible work for leading the party and the state.

(KCNA -  August 15, 2019)