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KCNA finds a friend in the USA

by | March 10th, 2013 | 07:00 am


Anyone familiar with the Korean Friendship Association is aware that there is no shortage of international wingbats willing to shill for North Korea’s leadership, but its not too common to find said wingbats right here in the USA.  An article this week on KCNA, the DPRK’s state run news agency, introduces us to an American organization that is doing just that.  The US Institute for Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism Studies apparently sent a congratulatory note to the North Korean government lauding them for the successful underground nuclear test.  The US Institute for Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism Studies, What a name!  I wonder if they’re accredited.  An internet search for the organization yielded no results, but there does appear to be an American branch of the KFA.  They’re currently accepting applications for USA zone delegates for every state.  Anyone not planning on seeking security clearance in the near future is encouraged to apply.

Take a look below at the original story published by KCNA along with a bonus story from the KCNA after the death of Kim Jong Il:

DPRK’s Underground Nuclear Test Supported by American Organization
Pyongyang, March 6 (KCNA) — The U.S. Institute for Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism Studies on Feb. 23 sent a letter to the Pyongyang mission of the Anti-Imperialist National Democratic Front hailing the third underground nuclear test in the DPRK.The letter extended warm congratulations to the Korean people on their successful third nuclear test.Through the nuclear test, the DPRK showed the world that it is a powerful country which never yields to other’s pressure, the letter said, and went on:We fully support the DPRK’s legitimate exercise of its sovereignty.Now is the time for the people of the U.S. to pressurize the government to make a switchover in its policy towards the DPRK, put a definite end to the Korean War and contribute to ensuring peace of the Korean Peninsula. 
Anniversary of Demise of Kim Jong Il Marked by U.S. Organization
Pyongyang, December 28 (KCNA) — The U.S. Institute for the Study of Kimilsungism-Kimjongilism released a statement on December 17, the first anniversary of demise of leader Kim Jong Il.
The statement said that thanks to the wise leadership and total dedication of Kim Jong Il the DPRK defended socialism, weathering difficulties when socialism collapsed in other countries, and resolutely shattered the moves of the imperialist allied forces to stifle it and emerged a nuclear weapons state and conqueror of space.It noted that the Korean nation is celebrating the successful entry of the scientific satellite into space as an auspicious event.We came to know well what miracle a people of a country can work when they follow the great idea of their outstanding leader, true to his leadership, it said, adding: We pay high tribute to Kim Jong Il who is always alive in the hearts of humankind.It called upon the U.S. and the world progressive people to learn from the undying revolutionary career and idea of Kim Jong Il, a distinguished hero of the era, and deeply study and disseminate the Songun politics.