July 29, 2013
From A Crowded Weekend, one of 37 photos. Scenes of huge crowds in Egypt, North Korea, and Brazil. Left: Anti-Morsi protesters chant slogans during a mass protest to support the army in Tahrir square in Cairo, July 26, 2013. Center: Dancers use hoops during an “Arirang” performance at the 150,000-seat Rungnado May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, on July 26, 2013. Right: Clergy attend a Mass celebrated by Pope Francis on the Copacabana beachfront, in Rio de Janeiro, on July 28, 2013. (Reuters/Mohamed Abd El Ghany // Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images // AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

From A Crowded Weekend, one of 37 photos. Scenes of huge crowds in Egypt, North Korea, and Brazil. Left: Anti-Morsi protesters chant slogans during a mass protest to support the army in Tahrir square in Cairo, July 26, 2013. Center: Dancers use hoops during an “Arirang” performance at the 150,000-seat Rungnado May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, on July 26, 2013. Right: Clergy attend a Mass celebrated by Pope Francis on the Copacabana beachfront, in Rio de Janeiro, on July 28, 2013. (Reuters/Mohamed Abd El Ghany // Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images // AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

March 27, 2013
From North Korea Puts Its War Machine on Display, one of 33 photos. Here, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (center) looks at the latest combat and technical equipment, made by unit 1501 of the Korean People’s Army, during his visit to the unit, on March 24, 2013. (Reuters/KCNA)

From North Korea Puts Its War Machine on Display, one of 33 photos. Here, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (center) looks at the latest combat and technical equipment, made by unit 1501 of the Korean People’s Army, during his visit to the unit, on March 24, 2013. (Reuters/KCNA)

March 26, 2013
From Is This North Korean Hovercraft-Landing Photo Faked?.  A picture released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on March 26, 2013 appears to show evidence of digital manipulation, specifically the cloning of at least two hovercraft, to make it appear as if more vehicles were involved in a recent military exercise. The original caption: This picture released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency on March 26, 2013 and taken on March 25, 2013 shows the landing and anti-landing drills of KPA Large Combined Units 324 and 287 and KPA Navy Combined Unit 597 at an undisclosed location on North Korea’s east coast. (KCNA Via KNS/AFP/Getty Images)

From Is This North Korean Hovercraft-Landing Photo Faked?. A picture released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on March 26, 2013 appears to show evidence of digital manipulation, specifically the cloning of at least two hovercraft, to make it appear as if more vehicles were involved in a recent military exercise. The original caption: This picture released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency on March 26, 2013 and taken on March 25, 2013 shows the landing and anti-landing drills of KPA Large Combined Units 324 and 287 and KPA Navy Combined Unit 597 at an undisclosed location on North Korea’s east coast. (KCNA Via KNS/AFP/Getty Images)

January 2, 2013
From A Look Inside North Korea, one of 38 photos. This picture taken on December 15, 2012 shows North Korean girls dancing during a performance at a nursery school in the North Korean border town of Siniuju, across from China’s northeastern city of Dandong. (Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

From A Look Inside North Korea, one of 38 photos. This picture taken on December 15, 2012 shows North Korean girls dancing during a performance at a nursery school in the North Korean border town of Siniuju, across from China’s northeastern city of Dandong. (Wang Zhao/AFP/Getty Images)

April 17, 2012
From Glimpses of Humanity in Choreographed North Korea, one of 43 photos. The 105-story Ryugyong Hotel, the tallest building in North Korea, towers above Pyongyang, on April 11, 2012. The hotel has been under construction (with numerous lengthy delays) since 1987. Parts of the pyramid are scheduled to open to the public as part of the centenary of Kim Il Sung’s birth. (Reuters/Bobby Yip)

From Glimpses of Humanity in Choreographed North Korea, one of 43 photos. The 105-story Ryugyong Hotel, the tallest building in North Korea, towers above Pyongyang, on April 11, 2012. The hotel has been under construction (with numerous lengthy delays) since 1987. Parts of the pyramid are scheduled to open to the public as part of the centenary of Kim Il Sung’s birth. (Reuters/Bobby Yip)

April 10, 2012
From North Korea Prepares for a Milestone Year, one of 37 photos. The sun is reflected from the top of the 105-floor Ryugyong Hotel, which remains under construction, in Pyongyang, North Korea, on April 1, 2012. The hotel is the largest structure in North Korea, and has been under construction (with numerous lengthy delays) since 1987. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder)

From North Korea Prepares for a Milestone Year, one of 37 photos. The sun is reflected from the top of the 105-floor Ryugyong Hotel, which remains under construction, in Pyongyang, North Korea, on April 1, 2012. The hotel is the largest structure in North Korea, and has been under construction (with numerous lengthy delays) since 1987. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder)