Day of the Sun: North Korea marks Kim Il-sung’s birthday


Tens of thousands of North Koreans have turned out to pay tribute to their leaders. The most important day in the country’s ritual calendar, 15 April is called the Day of the Sun, the anniversary of the 1912 birth of the country’s founder, Kim Il-sung

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Tags: Photography, North Korea, World news, Asia Pacific, Kim Jong-un, Kim Jong-il, Kim, Pyongyang, Kim Il Sung

Source:  https://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2019/apr/15/day-of-the-sun-north-korea-marks-kim-il-sungs-birthday



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