North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un visited a construction site for new row apartments in Pyongyang for the third time this year and applauded developers for making progress despite economic “difficulties,” state media reported on Saturday.

The front page of the state-run Rodong Sinmun newspaper on Saturday featured the North Korean leader holding an umbrella while leading officials in one of North Korea’s major construction projects this year in Pothong Riverside Terraced Residential District.

“Expressing great satisfaction with the radical change in the riverbank, which is completely different from how it was then

North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un visited a construction site for new row apartments in Pyongyang for the third time this year and applauded developers for making progress despite economic “difficulties,” state media reported on Saturday.

The front page of the state run on Saturday Rodong Sinmun The newspaper showed the North Korean leader holding an umbrella while leading officials in the Pothong Riverside Terraced Residential District, one of North Korea’s major construction projects this year.

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