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  • North Korea Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

    North Korean veteran Oh Gyu Sun, 78, who was a nurse in the Korean War participates in the mass dance party, Sunday, July 28, 2013, during the festivities for the North Korean's celebrations marking the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice in Pyongyang, North Korea.
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  • North Korea Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

    North Koreans stand to attention and sing inside Kim Il Sung stadium in Pyongyang during mass dance party event held to mark the 60th anniversary of the armistice agreement in Pyongyang, on Sunday, July 28, 2013.
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  • North Korea Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

    North Koreans dance inside Kim Il Sung Stadium during a mass dance party event held to mark the 60th anniversary of the armistice agreement in Pyongyang, on Sunday, July 28, 2013.
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  • North Korea Celebrates 60th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice

    A North Korean veteran of the Korean War bows his head during a mass military parade on Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang to mark the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice, Saturday, July 27, 2013.
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  • North Koreans Practice Taekwondo

    North Korean war veterans of the Korean War watch fireworks during the "Arirang" mass games song-and-dance ensemble, July 26, 2013, on the eve of the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice in Pyongyang, North Korea.
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  • North Koreans Practice Taekwondo

    North Korean children perform at the May Day stadium during the "Arirang" mass games song-and-dance ensemble on the eve of the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice in Pyongyang, North Korea, July 26, 2013.
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  • North Koreans Practice Taekwondo

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, center, arrives at the "Arirang" mass games song-and-dance ensemble, July 26, 2013, on the eve of the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice in Pyongyang, North Korea.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    In this April 18, 2013 photo, eleven-year-old students who were newly admitted into the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea practice taekwondo. The school is run by the military and school administrators say it was originally set up in 1947 for children who had lost their parents during Korea'­s fight for liberation from its Japanese occupiers.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    In this April 18, 2013 photo, eleven-year-old students who were newly admitted into the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, gather together inside a biology specimen room in Pyongyang, North Korea. The school is run by the military and school administrators say it was originally set up in 1947 for children who had lost their parents during Koreaís fight for liberation from its Japanese occupiers.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    In this Feb. 16, 2013 photo taken with an iPhone and posted to Instagram on Feb. 16, 2013, North Korean schoolboys play with the photographer's professional camera near statues of the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, on Mansu Hill in Pyongyang, North Korea.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    In this Feb. 24, 2013 photo posted to Instagram on Feb. 25, 2013, a North Korean guide uses a pointer at the start of a tour of an historic site in Pyongyang. On Jan. 18, 2013, foreigners were allowed for the first time to bring mobile phones into North Korea, and the local service provider, Koryolink, is allowing foreigners to access the Internet on a data capable 3G connection on mobile phones.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    North Korean shoppers select apples and oranges, imported from China, at a supermarket in Pyongyang, North Korea on March 13, 2013.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    A North Korean teacher holds open a children's pop-up book, which depicts a U.S. soldier killing a Korean woman with a hatchet, in a library room at Kaeson Kindergarten in central Pyongyang on March 9, 2013. For North Koreans, the systematic indoctrination of anti-Americanism starts as early as kindergarten.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    A North Korean soldier works at a computer terminal under portraits of the the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il inside the Grand People's Study House in Pyongyang on March 12, 2013.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    In this photo posted on Instagram on Feb. 25, 2013, a man walks in Pyongyang, North Korea, under a new roadside banner referring to North Korea's controversial Feb. 12, 2013 nuclear test. Tweeting and uploading to Instagram is pretty ordinary stuff in the world of social media, but revolutionary for North Korea.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    In this image released on Feb. 25, 2013, by the Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) and distributed on Feb. 26 by the Korea News Service, a Korean People's Army artillery unit participate in a live fire drill while North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, unseen, inspects the unit at an undisclosed location, in North Korea.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    North Koreans carry bundles on their backs as they cross a frozen lake north of the capital city of Pyongyang, North Korea on Feb. 24, 2013.
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  • North Koreans Remember Kim Jong Il

    South Korean soldiers stand guard at the border village of Panmunjom in the demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas since the Korean War, South Korea on Feb. 27, 2013. North Korea tested a nuclear device in defiance of U.N. orders to stop building atomic weapons on Feb. 12, 2013.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    Female North Korean traffic police officers gather in front of bronze statues of the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il to pay their respects in Pyongyang, North Korea on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. North Koreans turned out to commemorate what would have been the 71th birthday of Kim Jong Il who died on Dec. 17, 2011.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    Rows of North Korean children stand and salute at a sports arena in Pyongyang for a national meeting of the Children's Union on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013. North Koreans commemorated on Saturday what would have been the 71th birthday of Kim Jong Il who died on December 17, 2011.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    Visitors attend the opening of the 17th Kimjongilia Festival on Feb. 14, 2013, at the Kimilsungia-Kimjongilia Exhibition Hall, in Pyongyang, North Korea. Kimilsungia and Kimjongilia are flowers named after late North Korean leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visiting the General Satellite Control and Command Center on the outskirts of Pyongyang on Dec. 12, 2012. Kim issued the order for a rocket launch on Dec. 12, 2012, and stressed that "satellite" launches need to be continued, the North's official Korean Central News Agency reported Dec. 14.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, center, poses with families of soldiers as he inspects the island defense detachments stationed in Jangjae Islet, near South Korea's Yeonpyeong Island, Aug. 19, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean female soldiers march during a mass military parade in Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang to celebrate 100 years since the birth of the North Korean founder Kim Il Sung on Sunday, April 15, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean soldiers ride by on horses in front of flower waving civilians during a mass military parade in Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung Square to celebrate 100 years since the birth of the late North Korean founder Kim Il Sung on Sunday, April 15, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un waves during a mass military parade at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang to celebrate 100 years since the birth of the late North Korean founder Kim Il Sung on Sunday, April 15, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Koreans, lit with red light, look on with delight as they watch a fireworks display along the Taedong River in Pyongyang to celebrate 100 years since the birth of the late North Korean founder Kim Il Sung on Sunday, April 15, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    A crowd of North Korean military members clap in a stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea, during a mass meeting called North Korea's ruling party on Saturday, April 14, 2012. North Korea will mark the 100th birth anniversary of the late leader Kim Il Sung on Sunday, April 15, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left waves as North Korean military officers clap in a stadium in Pyongyang during a mass meeting called by the Central Committee of North Korea's ruling party on Saturday April 14, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    Under illuminated portraits of their late leaders Kim Il Sung, left, and Kim Jong Il, North Korean civilians rehearse dancing in dark Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang, North Korea, Saturday night, April 14, 2012. Massive festive events are expected for Sunday, April 15 to mark Kim Il Sung's 100th birthday.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    Medals and pin showing the portraits of the late North Korean leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il are attached to the uniform of a North Korean soldier attending a mass meeting of North Korea's ruling party at a stadium in Pyongyang on Saturday April 14, 2012. North Korea will mark the 100-year birth anniversary of the late leader Kim Il Sung on Sunday April 15, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean military members applaud from their seats in a stadium in Pyongyang during a mass meeting called by the Central Committee of North Korea's ruling party on Saturday April 14, 2012. North Korea will mark the 100-year birth anniversary of the late leader Kim Il Sung on Sunday April 15, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Koreans bow before portraits of founding leader Kim Il-Sung, left, and his son Kim Jong-Il in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 9, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean commuters ride inside a trolley car in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 9, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Koreans commute to work in the back of a truck in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 8, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    A female traffic coordinator salutes near North Korean women dressed in traditional attire walking into an underpass in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 11, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    A North Korean student learns to drive a tractor on a computerized driving simulator at the Samjiyon Schoolchildren's Palace in Samjiyon, North Korea, April 3, 2012. The facility was built for children to take part in after school programs in the arts, sciences, sports, computer and vocational training.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean students practice playing the accordion at the Samjiyon Schoolchildren's Palace in Samjiyon, North Korea, April 3, 2012. The facility was built for children to take part in after school programs in the arts, sciences, sports, computer and vocational training.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean women work in a thread factory in Pyongyang, North Korea, April 9, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    North Korean men, who work for a hotel cooking potatoes in a locally traditional way for guests, sit next to a fire near Samjiyon, North Korea, April 3, 2012.
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  • An Inside Look At North Korea

    A North Korean man clears snow from a path next to a monument at the site of the Samjiyon Grand Monument in Samjiyon, North Korea, April 3, 2012.
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