Not many places or things are a secret anymore. But despite so much international connectivity, North Korea has remained relatively exclusive. As we know from watching The Interview, the nation likes to hide everything, even from its own people. Thankfully, the following North Korea pictures found their way past security forces and onto your computer. Enjoy this unprecedented view of an oppressed land.
With a poverty rate that is through the roof, many families in North Korea are relegated to selling candy and cigarettes at the side of the road. They make very little money from it, and black market sales are historically strictly enforced.