Text Version
RSS Feeds
Newsletter
Home Forum Photos Features Newsletter Archive Employment
About US Help Site Map
SEARCH   About US FAQ Site Map Site News
  SERVICES
  -Text Version
  -RSS Feeds
  -Newsletter
  -News Archive
  -Give us feedback
  -Voices of Readers
  -Online community
  -China Biz info
  What's new
 -
 -
DPRK top leader congratulates top woman soccer player's wedding
+ -
14:50, April 15, 2009

 Related Channel News
· Focus on Six-Party Talks
 Comment  Tell A Friend
 Print Format  Save Article
Kim Jong Il, the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), offered a wedding feast for the newlywed of the top woman soccer player, the official Rodong Sinmun daily said on Tuesday.

Ri Kum Suk, captain of the DPRK women soccer team, vowed to tryher best to win more glories for the country on the wedding ceremony held on Monday.

The 30-year-old soccer star led the DPRK to the titles of the 14th Asian Women's Cup, the 15th Asian Games and the 4th World Military Games. She was named the 2007 Asian Women's Player of the year.

Ri was also granted the title of "People's athlete" of the DPRK, top award for the DPRK players. The DPRK government offered her a limousine and an apartment for her contribution to the country.

The newspaper didn't elaborate the bridegroom Pak Chung Hyok.

Source: Xinhua



  Your Message:   Most Commented:
Don't hate the rich, be one of them
Dalai Lama, a secessionist in disguise
Can Dalai Lama's lie deceive the world for long?
On Serfs Emancipation Day, celebration, recollection, and wishes from across China
India's drill report 'surprises' Chinese govt

|About Peopledaily.com.cn | Advertise on site | Contact us | Site map | Job offer|
Copyright by People's Daily Online, All Rights Reserved

http://english.people.com.cn/90002/96905/96906/6637798.pdf