Wed, October 27, 2010

60th anniversary of the entry of CPV into Korea

DPRK top leader remembers CPV martyrs

Kim Jong Il, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), on Tuesday laid a wreath at the tombs of the Chinese People's Volunteers (CPV) martyrs in Hoechang County in South Phyongan Province. Full story

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Major events of Sino-DPRK relations

The following are some major events witnessing the development of the relations between China and the DPRK.

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Major events in development of Sino-DPRK relations

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