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Sergei Shoigu Lays Floral Basket to Statues of Great Leaders
Pyongyang, July 27 (KCNA) -- Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu, head of a military delegation of the Russian Federation on a visit to the DPRK for congratulating the 70th anniversary of the victory in the Fatherland Liberation War, laid a floral basket before the statues of President Kim Il Sung and Chairman Kim Jong Il on Mansu Hill on Wednesday.

Present there were Kim Min Sop, vice-minister of National Defence of the DPRK, Im Chon Il, vice-minister of Foreign Affairs, members of the Russian military delegation and Alexandr Matsegora, Russian ambassador to the DPRK.

A floral basket in the name of the Russian defence minister was placed before the statues of the great leaders.

The participants paid tribute to the statues of the great leaders with boundless reverence for the peerlessly great men who made immortal contributions to the steady development of the DPRK-Russia friendly relations and the accomplishment of the cause of global independence with their outstanding idea, leadership and noble benevolence.

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