Pyongyang citizens busy preparing for upcoming military parade, holiday: Imagery
Satellite imagery also reveals fresh preparations to open elite housing project ahead of April 15 celebrations
Ordinary North Koreans have been out in numbers around Pyongyang this week conducting mandatory practices for a civilian component of an upcoming military parade, NK Pro analysis of recent satellite imagery suggests, as the country prepares for celebratory events on and before a major holiday on April 15.
The imagery also shows soldiers continuing large-scale training for the parade at a military base and workers putting the finishing touches on a new housing project for elites in the city center.
North Korea is expected to hold a military parade on April 15, the 110th birthday of late
- 01Timeline: From North Korea’s mammoth ICBM launch to Kim Jong Un’s daughter
- 02State media review: North Korea boasts about close ties between Kim and Xi
- 03Rail trade with North Korea threatened as COVID surges in Chinese border city
- 04Prominent promotions: North Korea’s new generals and ‘hero’ missile transporter
- 05FULL TEXT: North Korea’s death penalty decree for spreading COVID ‘rumors’
- 06North Korean insurance companies increase profits despite pandemic and lockdown
- 07State media review: North Korea rewards greenhouse workers with new homes
- 08What metadata reveals about North Korea’s latest long-range missile test