North Korea has begun preparations for a fireworks show in Pyongyang on Oct. 10 to celebrate the Workers' Party Foundation Day.
An order signed by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was issued directing the Korean People’s Army to prepare for the fireworks show on Oct. 10.
An Artillery Command engineering battalion made up of around 500 soldiers was mobilized yesterday to begin installing fireworks launchers near the Workers’ Party Foundation Monument in Pyongyang’s Daedonggang District. According to the source, the battalion had been in charge of a similar outdoor fireworks show to celebrate the 67th anniversary of the signing of the Armistice Agreement on July 27.
“The battalion came out at 8 AM to work and were still working [on installing the fireworks launchers] at 10 PM,” the source said. “They are installing fireworks launchers on Daedong Bridge, Okryu Bridge, Rungra Bridge and other places along the Daedong River.” ......