On Dec 12 last year, the KCNA
confirmed an Unha-3 rocket carrying the second version of the Kwangmyongsong-3 satellite blasted off from the Sohae Space Center at 9:49 am local time ( 0049 GMT).
made no comment about Park's victory over Moon Jae In of the opposition Democratic United Party either.
But on Sunday, KCNA
said Pyongyang may postpone the dates of the launch due to "some reasons.
in a bid to create an atmosphere unfavorable for the DPRK and fish in troubled waters,'' the KCNA
Japan has refused to recognize that the issue of abduction had already been settled, faking even the results of the examination of the remains and totally negating the sincere efforts made by the DPRK, driving the bilateral relations to the worst phase of confrontation,'' KCNA
quoted the memorandum as saying.
Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, the country's parliament, Premier Choe Yong Rim, Ri Yong Ho, chief of the General Staff of the Korean People's Army, and other senior officials attended the event, according to KCNA
and take specific steps at an early date,'' the KCNA
Clearly using this "discovery" as a propaganda tool against South Korea, KCNA
further declared that this extraordinary find "proves that Pyongyang was a capital city of Ancient Korea as well as Koguryo Kingdom.
This agreement between AP and KCNA
is historic and significant,'' AP President and Chief Executive Officer Tom Curley said in a statement.
The revelation and the KCNA
report come a day before Japan is expected to unveil the results of its analysis of documents and materials concerning the fates of 10 Japanese citizens who Japan recognizes as victims of abductions by the North.
said North Korea made a decision to allow the five Japanese to return home temporarily from a humanitarian point of view even in the absence of diplomatic relations between Japan and the communist state.
And we are going to have further conversations with our colleagues from KCNA