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North Korea holds military parade

Updated 9:22 PM ET, Sat October 10, 2015
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A soldier stands at attention in Pyongyang, North Korea, Saturday, October 10, during a military parade marking the 70th anniversary of the North Korea's ruling Worker's Party, and commemorating Kim Jong Un's third-generation leadership. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Korean soldiers march beneath a portrait of late leader Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong Un's father, during the parade in Pyongyang. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, right, stands with visiting Chinese official Liu Yunshan above the parade in Pyongyang. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Korean airplanes fly in formation over Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung Square, displaying the number 70. Will Ripley/CNN
North Koreans parade with flags of the ruling Workers' Party. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Korean tanks roll down the streets of Pyongyang. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Korean girls wear replica grenades as they march during the parade in Pyongyang. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Koreans hold decorative flowers during the parade. Wong Maye-E/AP
In a carefully choreographed show of strength and celebration to mark the 70th anniversary of the ruling Workers' Party, hundreds of troops marched in elaborate formations across Pyongyang's Kim Il Sung Square. Will Ripley/CNN
A North Korean soldier salutes during the military parade on Kim Il Sung Square. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Koreans parade beneath a portrait of leader Kim Jong Un. Wong Maye-E/AP
Two North Korean soldiers ride a military vehicle through Kim Il Sung Square. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Korean soldiers march below statues of North Korean founder Kim Il Sung and his son, Kim Jong Il. Will Ripley/CNN
Jets fly over the Juche Tower during the parade on Kim Il Sung Square. Wong Maye-E/AP
North Korean veterans gather at the start of the parade. Maye-E Wong/AP
North Korean dancers perform during the parade at Kim Il Sung Square. ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images
A volunteer holds burning torches at Kim Il Sung Square. ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images