12 April 2018
Democratic People's Republic of Korea opened the 31st April Spring Friendship Art Festival yesterday. The event forms part of the wider celebrations for the commemoration of the birthday of DPRK's late founder Kim Il Sung on April 15.
The date is known in the country as the Day of the Sun. The festival has gathered renowned art troupes and artists from various countries including China, Russia, Japan, France and Spain. It will last for seven days.