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Across Pyongyang people wait in long lines for buses to arrive.
Old jet fighters on an airstrip in northern North Korea. The military equipment in North Korea is outdated and it is unclear how well it works.
The landscape in Northern North Korea is varied, green and mountainous.
A framed family portrait in a local house in northern North Korea.
This truck runs on firewood and/or coal, due to a lack of gasoline which has to be imported. The government has limited access to dollars with which to import goods such as gasoline.
Chilbo, North Korea Flight attendants from Air Koryo, North Korea's national airline
A rural village among rice fields which is the stable food of North Korea. The government is trying to let farmers have 30% of their harvest.
many soldiers are visiting mount Pakteu due to it's history and importance for Koreans. North Korea.
Mount Pakteu, in the state's official history as the birthplace of Kim Jong-il, is located at the border between China and North Korea. North Korea.
Mount Pakteu with a clear view of the lake. Mount Pakteu is believed to be the birthplace of Korea, and has a holy place in the nation's history.
Soldiers taking pictures of each other at Mount Pakteu in northern North Korea.
with the importance of Mt. Pakteu in the history of Korea many soldiers are walking to the top on a daily basis. Mount Pakteu, North Korea.
an ice skating ring has been built in Pyongyang for all to use. Pyongyang, North Korea.
residents walking around one of the mainy squares of Pyongyang. Pyongyang, North Korea.
an almost empty main square in Hamhung. with no dollars for fuel there are very few cars in most of North Korea. Hamhung, North Korea.
with limited dollars to buy fuel any chance to get a ride is used outside Hamhung. Hamhung, North Korea.
people gather to work in the rice fields during planting season. Hamhung, North Korea.
A newspaper at a ski resort with a picture of Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea.
Propaganda posters the type of which can be seen across the country.
Woman in Wosan in front of pictures of the president and general. Pyongyang, North Korea.
tram passing by children in Pyongyang. Pyongyang, North Korea.
Residents relaxing in the Kaeson Youth Park . The amusement park was opened in 1984.
A couple's marriage photoshoot in rural Hamhung.
shoes and shirts of school children singing at children's games days. Pyongyang, North Korea.
cool girl at day where students where competing in different disciplines. Pyongyang, North Korea.
The Pyongyang skyline dominated by the impressive pyramid hotel. Building started in 1987 but is apparently finished now.
A female worker waits for a train in the metro in Pyongyang. The metro has 2 lines and 17 stations in total.
man reading a free newspaper in the metro. Pyongyang, North Korea.
school children walking up the stairs of the Russian inspired metro station. Pyongyang, North Korea.
access tunnel to Pyongyang metro. The metro was opened in 1969. Pyongyang, North Korea.
across Pyongyang people are waiting for busses either due to low number of busses or bad planning . Pyongyang, North Korea.
High school students walking together in Pyongyang. Pyongyang, North Korea.
family walking during harsh sunshine on the streets of Pyongyang . Pyongyang, North Korea.
A newlywed couple have a marriage photo shoot at the new war museum in Pyongyang.
People walking among high rise buildings with slogans in the back. There are slogans across the country, both in cities and countryside. Pyongyang, North Korea.
Very few shops are visible on the streets of Pyongyang and with the lack of fuel many people are walking. Pyongyang, North Korea.
cyclist and pedestrians along the Taedong River. With not enough fuel most people have to walk or take a bicycle. Pyongyang, North Korea.
The skyline of Pyongyang with the 105 floor Ryugyong Hotel in the middle . The hotel was started in 1987 and is apparently finished now. Pyongyang, North Korea.
A view of the Pyongyang skyline with a factory in the background.
One of the numerous bronze statues of Kim Il Sung, eternal president of North Korea. Pyongyang, North Korea.