On Saturday, April 15, North Korea celebrates the 105th anniversary of the birth of North Korea founder Kim Il sung – the main holiday of the country, which is called the Day of the sun, reports Daily Mail.
DPRK leader Kim Jong-UN, dressed in suit Western style has arrived on the main square of Pyongyang to take military parade, which traditionally involves thousands of troops and modern technology. For the first time during the parade was submitted to the ballistic missile submarines.
Long before the celebration of the «Day of the sun» U.S. and South Korean authorities have expressed concern about the «program» of the festival, as in years past this day was used for testing the latest weapons. In particular, the official in Seoul noted that the celebration may end the sixth nuclear test or launch chemical missiles. South Korean defense Ministry expressed readiness to reflect a «provocation of the North» that may follow in connection with the celebration of the Day of the sun.
At the end of this week, the United States has warned that the policy of «strategic patience» with North Korea ended. In response, the State news Agency of North Korea said that the administration’s policies trump «has reached a dangerous level, go for which she will not be permitted.»
«The predatory and provocative actions of the US in political, economic and military will face severe opposition of the army and people of the DPRK,» the Agency quoted a statement by the press Secretary of the General staff of the Korean people’s army.
On Friday, April 14, China, the main ally and neighbor, North Korea again urged North Korea and the United States to refrain from provocative statements and threats, not to let the situation get out of control.