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    Summertime in North Korea: Students, Tourists and Chillout

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    • A school boy walks among soldiers at the end of a work day on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea.
    • University students wearing traditional Korean dresses wait in the rain for the start of a mass dance on Thursday, July 27, 2017, in Pyongyang, North Korea as part of celebrations for the 64th anniversary of the armistice that ended the Korean War.
    • People react while watching a news broadcast on a missile launch in Pyongyang, North Korea, Saturday, July 29, 2017.
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    A photo taken on July 24, 2017 shows a group of university students walking on a street in Pyongyang.

    Sputnik invites you to look beyond stereotypes and enjoy the glimpse into the daily life of one of the most mysterious and closed countries in the world in the summertime.

    North Korea is not only about regular missile launches, military parades, its leadership and life under sanctions. North Korea is its people, who, just like us, have their personal worries and joyful days.


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