North Korea has launched its annual Arirang festival, featuring tens of thousands of performers in a highly-choreographed display of patriotism and support for the ruling Kim dynasty.
3. North Korean women jump through hula hoops during the opening night of the "Arirang" mass games performance at Pyongyang's
This year's mass games opened in Pyongyang's 150,000-capacity May Day stadium on Monday evening with a theme that focused
Photographer Werner Kranwetvogel is one of the few foreigners who have been able to attend and photograph the spectacular