When he arrived together with his wife
He said that the succession to revolution is not merely handing down to posterity, but the inheritance of the fighting spirit and the vigorous and indomitable soul and that the revolutionary traditions of Mt. Paektu created in the flames of the anti-Japanese war are the fundamental source of the spiritual strength and fighting efficiency of our army.
He noted that the history of our army which has been trained from two pistols into an invincible one terrifying any formidable enemy is unprecedented in the world history of army building and that the revolutionary army firmly carrying forward the great traditions remains unchanged in any storm and stress and always emerges victorious.
Saying that our revolutionary armed forces should become red arms and red treasured sword of the Party defending the red flag and red idea and safeguarding the red social system, he had a photo taken with his beloved army officers playing a pivotal role in the struggle for the dynamic strengthening and development of the People's Army.
Then, para troopers parachuted into the yard of the Party Central Committee, flying the blue and red flag of the DPRK, and commanding officers of the army had a photo taken with the building of the headquarters for a background.
A grand banquet was given in the garden of the building of the headquarters in the presence of
Present on the occasion were Jo Yong Won, Kim Tok Hun, Pak Jong Chon and Ri Pyong Chol, Members of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the WPK, and commanding officers of the army.
Also on hand were leading officials of the armed forces organs and department directors of the Party Central Committee.
Pak Jong Chon, Member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau and Secretary of the Central Committee of the WPK, made a speech at the banquet.
He congratulated the participants in the celebrations of the historic founding anniversary of the first revolutionary armed force of the Korean people held at the building of the headquarters of the Party Central Committee and said.
Shining like a star in the 90-year-long history of our revolutionary armed forces which started in the forests of Mt. Paektu and has recorded only victory are the noble traces of the commanding personnel who have supported the leadership of the great brilliant commanders over the army in the heroic fighting spirit and with splendid military exploits.
The fundamentals of our revolutionary armed forces which are strong and win with ideology can never change both in the past when they raised the banner of the anti-Japanese armed struggle and at present when they are possessed of nuclear weapons that can destroy any formidable enemy on the earth. Our revolutionary armed forces will fully display their invincible might when the commanding personnel who form the main axis of the revolutionary army remain absolutely loyal to the Party Central Committee and train all officers and men as those strong in idea and faith.
Pak Jong Chon warmly called for vigorously advancing for the great cause of building an invincible army in the great