April 16, 2024

Overnight military parade preparations take place in Kim Il Sung square

Military hardware observed practicing for parade, no ICBMs yet visible: source

Preparations for a major civilian and military parade took place in Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung square overnight on Wednesday, NK News has learned.

Heavy-duty vehicles could be overheard passing through the square after midnight, joined by troops and other participants taking place in Sunday's forthcoming 70th anniversary of the founding of the DPRK.

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