Supreme People's Assembly

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Supreme People’s Assembly

 

in the Korean Democratic People’s Republic, the highest organ of state power and the only legislative organ. Delegates (one for every 50,000 people) are elected for four-year terms. The Supreme People’s Assembly elects its Presidium, which consists of the assembly’s president and vice-president, as well as members.

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Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea Kim Yong-nam
At the meeting, Chief of the KPA General Staff Ri Yong Gil declared a decree issued by the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly to award titles of hero and medals to five outstanding battalion commanding officers.
His Majesty has also received a cable of congratulations on this glorious occasion from Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan, Yingluck Shinawatra, Prime Minister of Thailand, Kim Yong Nam, Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the People's Democratic Republic of Korea and Nabil Al Arabi, Secretary General of the Arab League.
His Majesty has also received a cable of congratulations on this glorious occasion from Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed Nawaz Sharif, Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Yingluck Shinawatra, Prime Minister of Thailand, Kim Yong Nam, Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the People's Democratic Republic of Korea and Nabil al-Arabi, Secretary General of the Arab League.
According to the Korean Central News Agency, Li has been invited by the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, the country's parliament, and the Cabinet, "to take part in the celebrations of the 60th anniversary of the victory in the Fatherland.
Also in response to the congratulatory message from Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of North Korea Kim Yong-nam, Rohani expressed satisfaction over the growing trend of relations between Tehran and Pyongyang.
The North's military and people "will intensify the all-out actions to defend the sovereignty of the country and deal merciless retaliatory blows at those who dare stand against the just cause of the gigantic struggle," Kim, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, North Korea's parliament, was quoted as saying by the official Korean Central News Agency.
The Central Committee and the Central Military Commission of the Workers' Party of Korea, the National Defense Commission and the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly jointly decided Tuesday to award the title of Marshal of the DPRK (North Korea) to Kim Jong-un, supreme commander of the Korean People's Army," the Korean Central News Agency reported in a brief dispatch.
Li had "friendly" talks with Kim Yong-Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly (parliament), according to the North's official Korean Central News Agency.
New Delhi, Aug 27 (ANI): Kim Yong Nam, the president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, "expressed the will of the DPRK government for the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and the resumption of the six-party talks," during a meeting with former US President Carter.
North Korean Prime Minister Hong Song Nam attended the closing ceremony of the nine-day festival along with Yang Hyong Sop, vice president of the presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, and other dignitaries, KCNA said.
Li, who conveyed a message from Chinese President Xi Jinping to Kim, also met with Chairman Kim Yong Nam and Vice-Chairman Yang Hyong-sop of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK earlier Thursday.