For commemorating the 70th anniversary of Korean War, CPFWP-Korea remember the sacrifices of Chinese Troops during the battle of Triangle Hill (Sniper Ridge). Hence, CPFWP-Korea held a commemorative ceremony for the liberation of Chinese troops for peace at the park at Sniper Ridge located at Cheorwon, where the battle take places. Total around 60 participants joined the ceremony, where over 30 Korean Chinese participant together. During the ceremony, Mr. Hwang Bo guk offer a proclamation to the Heaven about liberating Chinese Troops and become Peace Corps in Heaven by protecting the peace of two nation and open a new chapter of history for the relationship between Korea and China.
CPFWP International advisor, Prof. Hwang speaks about “70 years ago, the Chinese Troops came to Korea for war. 70 years after, please help for the unification of Korea.”. The chairman of CPFWP-Korea, Mrs. Sui Li Jing mentioned that everyone would longing for their homeland, Korean people want to show their gratitude heart toward Chinese Troops who sacrifices their life here able be rest in peace and together we wish cheorwon a lasting peace land.
Multi-cultural Women Association Chairman, Ms. Lee Young-suk was later invited to speak, and mentioned that we should forgive each other where each one of us have responsibility world peace. All the participants appreciated the importance for peace and knowing the painful feeling of the war, where everyone determine to expand the development of peace between two nation.
Multi-cultural Women Association Chairman, Ms. Lee Young-suk
The Chairman of South Korea Cheorwon County Poets Association
A silent moment of prayer for the troops who sacrifices during the Korean war.
After the commemorative ceremony, all the participants gathered for a group photo.