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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea staged a huge military parade on Sunday to mark the 70th anniversary of the nation’s founding as a nation, with tens of thousands of people waving brightly colored plastic bouquets as the parade began.

Pyongyang residents, who trained for months ...

Raw: NKorea Holds Pre-Olympic Military Parade

February 8, 2018

North Korea held a military parade and rally on Kim Il Sung Square on Thursday, just one day before South Korea hosts the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. (Feb. 8)

Today in History for July 8th

July 8, 2017

Highlights of this day in history: Commodore Matthew Perry arrives in Tokyo Bay; Industrialist John D. Rockefeller born; Word of what becomes known as 'The Roswell Incident'; North Korea's Kim Il Sung dies; Ziegfeld stages first 'Follies.' (July 8)

Raw: Pyongyang Fireworks Mark Launch Success

July 6, 2017

Thousands of North Koreans rallied in Kim Il Sung square in Pyongyang to celebrate the launch of their country's first intercontinental ballistic missile and enjoy a fireworks display to complement the success. (July 6)

Raw: North Korea Marks Armed Forces Anniversary

April 25, 2017

North Koreans placed floral tributes at the foot of giant statues of Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il on Mansu Hill in Pyongyang on Tuesday as the country marked the founding anniversary of its armed forces. (April 25)

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