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Achievements Made in Construction of Samjiyon County

Pyongyang, December 29 (KCNA) — The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is pushing forward the work to spruce up Samjiyon County. Samjiyon County is a historic land where President Kim Il Sung led the anti-Japanese armed struggle to victory and leader Kim Jong Il was born as the Shining Star of Mt Paektu. According to […]

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Kim Jong Un Inspects Samjiyon County

Pyongyang, December 9 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, gave field guidance to various units in Samjiyon County. The respected Supreme Leader paid tribute to leader Kim Jong Il before his statue […]

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Kim Jong Un Inspects Newly-built Samjiyon Potato Farina Production Factory

Pyongyang, December 6 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK), chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, gave field guidance to the newly-built Samjiyon Potato Farina Production Factory. He was briefed on the factory before a map showing the […]

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Remodeling of Samjiyon County Progresses Apace in DPRK

Pyongyang, October 13 (KCNA) — It has been pushed forward in the DPRK to spruce up Samjiyon County in the northern part of the country as an iconic and model county. According to an official concerned, shock-brigade members of Division 216 in charge of the remodeling of the county have made great achievements, despite of […]

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Hyesan-Samjiyon Broad-gauge Railway Construction Progresses Apace

Pyongyang, September 21 (KCNA) — The construction of the Hyesan-Samjiyon broad-gauge railway is progressing apace at the final stage as part of the work to spruce up Samjiyon County in Ryanggang Province, the DPRK. After finishing the project of roadbeds of tens of kilometers under the unified command of the 216 Division, members of its […]

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Infrastructure for Communications under Completion in Samjiyon County

Pyongyang, September 9 (KCNA) — The modernization of communications net is pushed forward at the final stage in Samjiyon County, the DPRK as part of the work for remodeling the county. According to an official concerned, the communication regiment of the 216 Division finished laying optical fibre cable in close cooperation with the Ministry of […]

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Samjiyon County Changes Its Appearance

Pyongyang, September 8 (KCNA) — The work to turn Samjiyon County into an iconic and model county of the country is progressing apace in the DPRK. Shock brigade members of Division 216 are registering successes every day. The Construction Brigade 618 completed the project of repairing stone steps of Lake Chon on Mt Paektu and […]

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DPRK Premier Tours Samjiyon County

Pyongyang, August 22 (KCNA) — DPRK Premier Pak Pong Ju made a field survey of Samjiyon County where construction projects are underway. He went round the Samjiyon Youth Railway Station, Paektusan Museum, wind and solar power plants and other objects under construction and encouraged the shock brigade members of the Division 216 in performing feats […]

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Construction of Broad-gauge Railway Progresses Apace in DPRK

Pyongyang, July 14 (KCNA) — Amid the fast construction of Hyesan-Samjiyon broad-gauge railway in the DPRK, the laying of its roadbed nears completion. According to an official concerned, the Hyesan-Samjiyon Railway Construction Brigade under 216 Division completed the construction of bridges and the main railway tunnel and pushes ahead with building other tunnels at the […]

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Kim Jong Un Inspects Construction Sites in Samjiyon County

Pyongyang, July 10 (KCNA) — Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, gave a field guidance to construction sites in Samjiyon County. Looking at the master plan of construction of a […]