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North Korea holds military parade without ICBMs
CNN ^ | 6:27 AM ET, Sun September 9, 2018 | Ellana Lee, Tim Schwarz, Will Ripley and Joshua Berlinger,

Posted on 09/09/2018 7:01:35 AM PDT by BenLurkin

Experts speculated before the event that North Korea may choose not to display the country's more advanced weaponry to avoid antagonizing US President Donald Trump.

The celebration saw dozens of military vehicles and goose-stepping soldiers parade past leader Kim Jong Un in the center of the capital, Pyongyang, as cheering crowds watched on.

The parade was split into two sections, civilian and military. The military portion featured thousands of soldiers wearing uniforms from different periods of North Korea's history, dating back from 1948 through to the present day.

Though some of the artillery pieces on display featured anti-American slogans as in previous years, the theme of the parade appeared overwhelmingly focused on economic development and improving the lives of the North Korean people

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs
KEYWORDS: korea; maga; northkorea; parade; searchworks; winning

1 posted on 09/09/2018 7:01:35 AM PDT by BenLurkin
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To: BenLurkin

They still included the Mini with twenty clowns piling out one by one.

And Katy Perry waved from a float and threw lollipops with I’m still with Hillary cards tied to them. Crowd Pleaser.

2 posted on 09/09/2018 7:13:35 AM PDT by frank ballenger (.End noncitizen & illegals voting & leftist media news censorship or we're finished.)
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To: BenLurkin

How much of the stuff in those Soviet style parades is real anyway? Looks like a better target than all the planes lined up at Hickum Field on Dec 7 to me.

3 posted on 09/09/2018 7:21:39 AM PDT by CrazyIvan (A gentleman arms himself for the protection of others.)
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To: CrazyIvan

It’s a parade. Once it is over, everything goes back into the warehouse till next year.

4 posted on 09/09/2018 7:29:47 AM PDT by EQAndyBuzz (Proud member of the DWN party. (Deplorable Wing Nut))
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To: EQAndyBuzz

Well I think the the fact that they are showing deference to Trump/US is a good thing. The cynics just conclude it’s BS but I’ll take it as a positive.

5 posted on 09/09/2018 7:58:40 AM PDT by gibsonguy
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