Spring national sports festival opensMarch 19, 2023
The 2023 spring national sports festival has opened.
In the festival in commemoration of the Day of the Sun, the anniversary of the birth of President
The opening ceremony took place in the Basketball Gymnasium on Chongchun Street in Pyongyang on March 17.
It was attended by Vice-Premier Ri Song Hak, relevant officials, sportspersons and Pyongyang citizens.
Kim Il Guk, minister of Physical Culture and Sports, made an opening address.
Amid the playing of the song The Glorious Country, the flag symbolizing the festival was hoisted.
There was a march-past of players before a Taekwon-Do demonstration.