Pyongyang, February 1 (KCNA) -- Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, sent a letter to Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and president of the People's Republic of China, as regards the campaign to combat infectious pneumonia caused by novel coronavirus currently underway in China.
Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un sent warm greetings to all the party members and medical workers of China active in the first line for the prevention of the epidemic, and expressed deep consolation for the families who lost their blood relatives due to the infectious disease.
Saying that our party and people of the DPRK take the occurrences of the infectious disease cases in China and the losses of blood relatives in some Chinese families as those that happened in their own families, the Supreme Leader conveyed his sincere feelings of wanting to share the suffering and trial of the fraternal Chinese people and to render help even a bit.
He expressed the conviction that the party, government and people of China would surely emerge victorious in the campaign to combat the disease under the wise guidance of General Secretary Xi Jinping, conveying militant greetings to him and all the CPC members and wishing the Chinese people well-being and happiness.
The Central Committee of the WPK sent an aid fund to the Central Committee of the CPC under a decision of its Political Bureau on January 31. -0-