International Day of Persons with Disabilities Observed
A meeting was held on December 3 at the Central Youth Hall to mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
It was attended by Chairman Yun Chang Il of the Central Committee of the Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled, officials concerned, persons with disabilities and their families, working people in Pyongyang, foreign diplomats in the country, embassy staff and Korean residents in China staying in their homeland.
The meeting began with the screening of a video about the progress made in the activities for the protection of the disabled in the country this year. It ended with a performance, titled I Love You
, given by an art group of the Korean Art Association of the Disabled on the occasion of this international day.
The first number was instrumental music and song Our National Flag, to be followed by poetry recital My Road, sign language dance and chorus We Are the Happiest in the World and more.
The audience was happy to see the cheerful performers who, despite their disabilities, are developing their talents and realizing their hopes in their socialist homeland.
The performance ended with a medley of songs We Call You Father and We Cannot Live Without Him, truthfully portraying the pride and glory of the persons with disabilities living without any cause for envy in the great socialist family led by the respected Comrade Kim Jong Un.
Before the opening of the meeting, the participants looked at the photos featuring the persons with disabilities` happy life under the advantageous socialist system.