Greetings to Syrian PM

Pyongyang, April 19 (KCNA) -- Kim Tok Hun, premier of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, on April 17 sent a message of greeting to Housain Arnous, prime minister of Syria, on the occasion of the 78th anniversary of its independence.

Expressing belief that the historic and traditional relations of friendship and cooperation between the two countries would develop into a higher stage, the message wished the prime minister success in his work for accelerating the reconstruction and stabilizing the people's living. -0- (Juche113.4.19.)