A meeting of the officials and members of the women’s union took place at the plaza of the Arch of Triumph on February 19 to vow to carry out the first year’s tasks under the five-year plan set forth at the 8th Congress of the Workers’ Party of Korea.
It was attended by Ri Il Hwan, secretary of the WPK Central Committee, Hong Chol Jin, secretary of the Pyongyang Municipal Committee of the WPK, officials concerned, officials of the women’s union and its members in Pyongyang.
Jang Chun Sil, chairwoman of the Central Committee of the Socialist Women’s Union of Korea, delivered a speech at the meeting.
The speaker said that the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un clearly indicated the most correct and detailed strategy of struggle guaranteeing the implementation of the decisions of the 8th Party Congress at the 2nd Plenary Meeting of the 8th WPK Central Committee.
It is the great honour and fortune of the Korean people to have the great action programme for achieving the overall development of the Korean-style socialism, she stressed.
She ardently called for giving full play to the revolutionary mettle of the Korean women in the general advance for carrying out the programme of struggle advanced at the 8th Party Congress, rallied firm behind Kim Jong Un with one mind and will.
The speakers at the meeting pledged to leave shining traces of their lives so that the rising generation would always remember how the Korean women lived and struggled in the general advance indicated by the 8th Party Congress.
A letter of pledge to Kim Jong Un was adopted at the meeting.
At the end of the meeting, the members of the women’s union in Pyongyang conducted the intensive information activities at the plaza of the Arch of Triumph.