DPRK Women Weightlifters Clinch Gold Medals in 19th Asian Games
DPRK players are achieving continuous successes in the 19th Asian Games.
On October 2, Kim Il Gyong came first in the women’s 59kg-category by lifting 111kg in snatch (new world, Asian, Asian Games, world and Asian youth records) and 135kg in jerk (new Asian Games, world and Asian youth records), 246kg in total (new Asian Games, world and Asian youth records).
“When young people are prepared ideologically and spiritually, we have nothing to fear and nothing will be beyond our strength.”
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Pyongyang is the capital of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.
Situated in the west of the central part of Korea, it is 84 metres above the sea on the average. Blending harmoniously with the surrounding mountains, hills, fields and the clear River Taedong, it has been known as a scenic place from olden times.
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