Latest News:  
Beijing   Sunny/Cloudy    2 / -5   City Forecast

People's Daily Online>>World

Kim Jong Un hailed as great leader as his father: DPRK media

(Xinhua)

09:54, December 26, 2011

Kim Jong Un (2nd R), vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK), watches mass gymnastic and artistic performance "Arirang" staged to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the founding of the WPK, in Pyongyang, capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Oct. 9, 2010. (Xinhua file photo)

PYONGYANG, Dec. 25 (Xinhua) -- Official media of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Sunday that Kim Jong Un is the Korean people's leader as great as his father Kim Jong Il.

"Deeply moved by the measures, all of the Korean people feel that Kim Jong Un is the leader of the people, as great as Kim Jong Il," the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported.

Kim Jong Un took special measures to transport fresh fish to Pyongyang and provide them for every local family in time, though he was suffering bitterer grief than others, the KCNA said.

The KCNA also said Kim Jong Un was "identical" to Kim Jong Il, who it said was the "popular tender-hearted father and the sun of the destiny as he is the man the people will follow to the end of the earth."

The country's official newspaper Rodong Sinmun issued a "political essay" entitled "Our Supreme Commander" on Saturday, calling Kim Jong Un as the country's "supreme commander and general."

Kim Jong Il died from a "great mental and physical strain" during an inspection tour on Dec. 17.

Email|Print|Comments(Editor:梁军)

Leave your comment0 comments

  1. Name

  

Selections for you


  1. Christmas atmosphere in over the world

  2. Jinan MAC "Queshan Run-off 2011" drill

  3. People attend Christmas Day mass in church

  4. Thousands of Russians rally in Moscow to protest election

Most Popular

Opinions

  1. Noda's trip enhances China-Japan mutual trust
  2. Economic outlook for next year could be dimmer
  3. Human library promotes understanding
  4. For amiable China-Japan ties
  5. Europe should make greater efforts to save itself
  6. China unlikely to see hard landing in 2012
  7. Euro depreciation affects Asian manufacturing
  8. To whom does Pacific Century belong?
  9. US media hypes 'cyber Cold War'
  10. Farmers find city life unfair: report

What's happening in China

Throughput of Three Gorges Dam exceeds 100 mln tonnes

  1. Car-truck collision kills four in central China
  2. China donates equipment to AMISOM
  3. Blaze races through electronics market
  4. Agriculture-related fiscal spending surges this year
  5. Licensed lawyers number 200,000 in China

PD Online Data

  1. Traditional Mooncakes
  2. About Mooncakes
  3. History of Mooncakes
  4. Modern Mooncakes
  5. Legends of Mid-Autumn Festival