Kim Jong Un, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, received a reply message from Thongloun Sisoulith, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party, on January 26.
Thongloun Sisoulith in the message expressed heartfelt gratitude to Kim Jong Un for extending warm congratulation and best wish to him upon his election as general secretary of the LPRP Central Committee at its 11th Congress.
He said the warm congratulation and best wish are an expression of fraternal and comradely support, firm solidarity and unswerving trust based on common idea and serve as a great encouragement to him leading the work for defending the country and the cause of building a socialist state.
He wished Kim Jong Un happiness in good health and success in his noble work.
He also hoped that the long-standing friendly relations between the two parties, governments and the peoples of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea would grow stronger in conformity with the substantial interests of the peoples of the two countries and regional and global peace, friendship and cooperation.