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  1. North Korean men and women dance in front of the Monument to Party Founding in Pyongyang on June 19, 2013. 
  2. A man carries his bicycle while women dressed in traditional costumes, rest and enjoy popsicles on the stairs of an underpass after they took part in a folk dancing in Pyongyang on June 19, 2013. The dancing performance is held to celebrate the day the late North Korean leader Kim Jung Il began his work at the central committee of the communist nation’s ruling Workers’ Party in 1964.

(Photos by Alexander F. Yuan/AP)