Carter delegation tours DPRK public facilities

April 28 [Thu], 2011, 15:25
Carter delegation tours DPRK public facilities

Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter and three other former state leaders were given a wide-ranging tour of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Wednesday, the official KCNA news agency reported.

The delegation,,Gucci shoes, headed by Carter and including former presidents Martti Ahtisaari of Finland and Mary Robinson of Ireland and former Norwegian prime minister Gro Brundtland, is in the DPRK in a bid to ease tensions on the Korean peninsula.

According to the KCNA, the elders' delegation visited Pyongyang University of Foreign Studies on Wednesday. They were briefed on the university's successes in educational work and modern educational equipment, and talked with students in a lecture room, the report said.

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The delegation also hosted a reception on Wednesday, the report said.

Kim Yong Nam,,Ed Hardy wholesale, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, met Carter at Mansudae Assembly Hall on the same day.

The four former leaders arrived in Pyongyang on April 26 aboard a private jet for the three-day visit. DPRK Foreign Minister Pak Ui Chun met him on the same day.

Carter, a Nobel Peace Prize winner in 2002, said Monday the visit would concentrate on Pyongyang's nuclear program and food-aid needs.

Carter, who served as U.S. president from 1977 to 1981, made a historic trip to the DPRK for the first time in 1994 to help defuse a crisis over the country's nuclear program.

He paid a three-day private visit to Pyongyang last August to secure the release of an American citizen, Aijalon Mahli Gomes, who had been detained by the DPRK for entering the country illegally.