The chairman of the Benin National Committee for the Study of the Juche Idea highly praised President Kim Il Sung, describing him as a peerless veteran statesman who made a great contribution to the cause of global independence including the Non-Aligned Movement and saying that the Juche idea founded by him would always shine as the guiding ideology illuminating the road ahead of humankind.
The chairman of the Mexican Fellowship Society for Remembering Comrades Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il said:
The great His Excellency President Kim Il Sung founded the Workers` Party of Korea and built the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, a powerful socialist state. He devoted his all to the independent and peaceful reunification of his country and the cause of global independence. His undying exploits will be cherished in the hearts of progressive humankind forever.