30 Rare Photos Inside North Korea

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As one of the world’s last closed-off societies, North Korea has attracted global curiosity to what it seals off due to the unknown. Despite an ongoing food crisis that has spanned two decades and the instability of its political leadership, life manages to go on in the Hermit Kingdom. Check out our gallery inside North Korea to see photos that you've never seen.

Mandatory Work

Every citizen of North Korea has a job, and most of it is related to social upkeep and custodial work. As you can see here, these street sweepers are keeping the pavement clear of literally any kind of dirt or debris. This is most common in the capital city of Pyongyang.