The Kim Il Sung Socialist Youth League
The Democratic Youth League of Korea, the predecessor of the Kim Il Sung Socialist Youth League, was founded as a mass youth organization on January 17, Juche 35(1946), after liberation, later it was developed into the League of Socialist Working Youth of Korea to meet the requirements of the developing revolution.
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of its foundation in January Juche 85(1996), it was renamed the Kim Il Sung Socialist Youth League and entered a new phase of its development.
It is guided solely by the revolutionary idea of great comrade Kim Il Sung.
Its general objective is to equip the young masses with the Juche idea and train them into the reliable successors to the revolutionary cause of Juche.
The league is a militant organization of the youths who are to carry forward the Korean revolution and is the reliable reserve and supporter of the Workers’ Party of Korea.