Russian Ambassador Hosts Reception

Pyongyang, June 10 (KCNA) -- Alexandr Matsegora, Russian ambassador to the DPRK, hosted a reception at the Taedonggang Diplomatic Club on Friday to mark the national day of Russia.

Present there on invitation were Im Chon Il, vice-minister of Foreign Affairs, Pak Jong Ung, vice-minister of External Economic Relations, Kim Ik Song, director of the Bureau for Affairs with Diplomatic Corps, Ri Chol, chairman of the DPRK-Russia Friendship Parliamentary Group who doubles as director of the Academy of Medical Science under the Ministry of Public Health, officials concerned, and diplomatic envoys and military attaches of foreign embassies in the DPRK.

Staff members of the Russian embassy were on hand.

Speeches were made there. -0- (Juche112.6.10.)