Respected Comrade Kim Jong Un Sends Message of Sympathy to Iranian President

Pyongyang, January 6 (KCNA) -- Kim Jong Un, president of the State Affairs of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, sent a message of sympathy to Seyyed Ebrahim Raeisi, president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, on January 5.

In the message, the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un, on behalf of the DPRK government and people and on his own behalf, expressed deep condolences and sympathy to the Iranian president and, through him, to the Iranian government and people and the bereaved families and victims, upon the sad news that heavy casualties were caused by recent terrorist bomb attacks in Kerman Province of Iran.

Reaffirming the consistent stand of the DPRK government opposing all sorts of terrorism, the message sincerely hoped that stability would be brought to the bereaved families and victims as soon as possible. -0- (Juche113.1.6.)