Chinese President Xi Jinping and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Poyngyang
on September 21, 2019. (Archive photo: AFP/VNA)
The article was published on the front page to mark the 70th anniversary of China's participation in the Korean War (1950-1953), pointing out that the participation of the Chinese People's Volunteer Army (PVA) demonstrated the friendship and comradeship.
It described the North Korean-Chinese relationship as special and durable ties saying the relationship has been strengthened in extremely difficult periods.
Earlier North Korean leader Kim Jong-un placed a floral wreath at a cemetery for Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War in Hoechang, South Pyongan Province, central North Korea.