Cheers Raised in Welcome of National Liberator
Pyongyang, October 13 (KCNA) -- On October 14, Juche 34 (1945), a Pyongyang city mass rally took place at the then public playground at the foot of Moran Hill in welcome of the triumphal return of President
When the President appeared on the platform, cheers of "Long live General
The Pyongyang Minbo, a newspaper of those days, wrote about the sight of the Pyongyang public playground on that day under the title of "Cheers of 400 000 People Shake Korea, a Lovely Land":
Pyongyang has a long history of 4 000 years and a large population of 400 000. Has it ever had such a large meeting as this? Has it ever held such an important meeting?
What gave historic significance to this meeting and turned it into a storm of emotion, was that General
In his historic speech "Every Effort for the Building of a New, Democratic Korea" delivered at the mass rally, the President appealed to all members of the Korean nation to positively contribute to the state building, those with strength dedicating strength, those with knowledge devoting knowledge and those with money offering money.
The thunderous cheers raised by the people 75 years ago was an eruption of their boundless gratitude and reverence for the President, a legendary hero of anti-Japanese war and the benevolent liberator of Korea, and a manifestation of their pledge to devote all their efforts and wisdom to the building of a new country.