Phnom Penh (FN), Oct. 12 – Kim Jong Un, supreme leader of the party, state and armed forces of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, delivered a speech at the military parade held in celebration of the 75th anniversary of the founding of the Workers' Party of Korea.

“The fact that we have defended all our people from the harmful epidemic disease sweeping the whole world can be said to be a natural duty and success of our Party. However, I am moved by this success, and as I see their healthy appearance, I can find no word other than thanks,” said Kim Jong Un.

“Today's victory that is striking the world with admiration is a great victory achieved by our people themselves. For our Party, the life of every one of our people is more precious than anything else, and their good health means the very existence of our Party, state and everything on this land,” he underlined.

The North Korea top leader also highlighted that “we have built a deterrent with which we can satisfactorily control and manage any military threats that we are facing or may face.”

Below are 100 photos Fresh News obtained from the Embassy of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in Phnom Penh on 12 October 2020.