Youth and students held an oratorical meeting in front of the Monument to the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War on Friday to celebrate the 85th anniversary of the Korean People’s Army.

Present there were Choe Ryong Hae, Kim Sung Du, chairman of the Education Commission, Jon Yong Nam, first secretary of the C.C., Youth League, officials concerned, youth league officials and youth and students.

Performers told about their pride and honor of having the invincible revolutionary armed forces, founded and strengthened by the brilliant commanders of Mt Paektu.

They praised the revolutionary feats of President Kim Il Sung who set the most brilliant example in building regular armed forces with his rare military wisdom and distinguished commanding art and made the ever-victorious history of the KPA.

They also told about the long journey of Songun made by leader Kim Jong Il.

Thanks to the road of independence, the path of Songun covered by him, the DPRK could emerge a nuclear power in the East and the world’s military giant no enemy dare attack, they stressed.

They said that the dignity and might of Songun Korea would be displayed to the full under the guidance of respected Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un.