September 27, 2022
From temples to ostrich farms: Where North Koreans go on vacation — in photos

From temples to ostrich farms: Where North Koreans go on vacation — in photos

The DPRK has resumed domestic tourism since declaring victory over COVID, but travel remains impossible for many
Packed trams and mask mandates: New photos show Pyongyang during COVID outbreak

Packed trams and mask mandates: New photos show Pyongyang during COVID outbreak

First images from inside North Korea in over a year give glimpse of citizens' daily lives, new apartments and more
The everyday struggles of North Korean senior citizens — in photos

The everyday struggles of North Korean senior citizens — in photos

While the regime heaps praise on veterans, few elderly enjoy peaceful retirement and most must keep working to get by
How North Korea celebrates ‘victory’ in the Korean War — in photos

How North Korea celebrates ‘victory’ in the Korean War — in photos

The armistice was signed 69 years ago this week, marking what DPRK says was a glorious success over South Korea and US
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Photos: Inside North Korea's propaganda village next to Panmunjom

Photos: Inside North Korea's propaganda village next to Panmunjom

A close-up look at run-down buildings and signs of life in Kijong-dong and at the nearby Kaesong Industrial Complex
The lives disrupted by COVID-19 in North Korea — in photos

The lives disrupted by COVID-19 in North Korea — in photos

State media has reported nearly 5 million suspected cases during ongoing outbreak, with vulnerable North Koreans at risk
North Korea's Yonan town, border fence repairs and propaganda signs — in photos

North Korea's Yonan town, border fence repairs and propaganda signs — in photos

Vignettes of daily life in the DPRK from Kyodong and Ganghwa islands along the inter-Korean border
Snapshot North Korea: Photos from the inter-Korean border amid drought and COVID

Snapshot North Korea: Photos from the inter-Korean border amid drought and COVID

Farmers plant rice, soldiers stand guard at border posts and nuns send prayers north
Life imitating art: How North Korean propaganda shapes children — in photos

Life imitating art: How North Korean propaganda shapes children — in photos

The DPRK uses music, slogans and art to indoctrinate citizens in the state’s socialist juche ideology from a young age
High-rises to harmonica houses: The places North Koreans call home — in photos

High-rises to harmonica houses: The places North Koreans call home — in photos

Unequal living standards across the DPRK have resulted in diverse housing styles, some more comfortable than others