Category: Communism

Waitress at the Munsu Water Park in Pyongyang.

Waitress at the Munsu Water Park in Pyongyang.

Workers at the Taean Heavy Machine Complex ins…

Workers at the Taean Heavy Machine Complex inspecting a generating machine part for the Rimyongsu Power Station No. 5 in Samjiyon. The factory has steadily introduced computer-controlled lathes to increase the quality of their equipment. It is North Korea’s main factory for producing custom generating equipment for the country’s power stations.

Newly built Pyongyang Taedonggang Fish Restaur…

Newly built Pyongyang Taedonggang Fish Restaurant. Opened in mid-2018, the restaurant was built in the shape of a ship on water and is equipped with indoor  ponds where patrons can catch and immediately have chefs prepare the fresh fish.

A defacement page created by WhoIs Team, a h…

A defacement page created by WhoIs Team, a hacking group based in North Korea. In March 2013, the cyber team hacked into LG U+, a large South Korean internet portal, and uploaded the above image during cyber-warfare attacks on the South titled “10 Days of Rain”.

The re-construction of Samjiyon is being pushe…

The re-construction of Samjiyon is being pushed forward at a rapid pace. Since Kim Jong Un first visited the town in early July, over 100 buildings have gone up. In all, over 400 new structures will be constructed including factories, museums, recreational buildings, housing, and hotels.

The Ryugyong Hotel lit up with the slogan “Peo…

The Ryugyong Hotel lit up with the slogan “People Oriented.” The 105 story hotel has been under construction in Pyongyang for over 20 years, however, recently construction on the hotel has quickened and there are rumors that it will be completed in the next year.

Kim Jong Un raised arms with Moon Jae-In at th…

Kim Jong Un raised arms with Moon Jae-In at the peak of Mount Paektu. The mountain is considered sacred by Koreans and is considered the birthplace of Korea in the country’s mythology.

Workers of the Taen Machine Complex inspecting…

Workers of the Taen Machine Complex inspecting part of a turbine destined for the project to build power stations in tiers along the Chongchon river.

The mass gymnastics and artistic performance “…

The mass gymnastics and artistic performance “The Glorious Country” was held at May Day Stadium to celebrate the 70th birthday of the DPRK. The show incorporated dance, gymnastics, 3D lighting, laser effects, and even drones to depict the development of Korea. 

A dancing party in the Central Youth Hall was …

A dancing party in the Central Youth Hall was put on in Pyongyang to mark Youth Day. Similar parties were held in provincial capitals throughout North Korea as well as art performances and sports competitions.