Day of Victory in the Great Fatherland Liberation War
|Day of Victory in the Great Fatherland Liberation War|
A rehearsal for Victory Day in Pyongyang, 2012
|Observed by||North Korea|
|Significance||End of the Korean War|
|Observances||Ceremonies at the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Memorial|
|Next time||27 July 2017|
The Day of Victory in the Great Fatherland Liberation War (Victory Day) is a national holiday in North Korea celebrated on July 27 to mark the end of the Korean War that took place between 1950-1953. On this day ceremonies are held at the Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Memorial.
- 조국해방전쟁 승리의 날 [Victory in the Fatherland Liberation War Day] (in Korean).
- Se Young Lee; Maxim Duncan. "Kim Jong Un visits war graves ahead of North Korea's 'Day of Victory'". NBC News. Retrieved 16 September 2014.