A glance at the Revolutionary School for elites in Pyongyang

2013-07-05 00:02:11 GMT2013-07-05 08:02:11(Beijing Time)  SINA.com
Students at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea work on computers. Students at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea work on computers.
A female solider poses in front of statues on the campus of the Mangyongdae Revolutionary SchoolA female solider poses in front of statues on the campus of the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School
Dorm roomsDorm rooms
Students at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea work on computers.Students at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea work on computers.
The campus of Mangyongdae Revolutionary SchoolThe campus of Mangyongdae Revolutionary School
Eleven-year-old students were newly admitted into the Mangyongdae Revolutionary SchoolEleven-year-old students were newly admitted into the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School
Students at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea sit under portraits of the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il.Students at the Mangyongdae Revolutionary School, in Pyongyang, North Korea sit under portraits of the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il.

Mangyongdae Revolutionary School is a school in Mangyongdae district, Pyongyang, North Korea. Established in 1947, it is a special education school with access only to the children of war dead, Party, military, administrative and high-ranking officials’ families.

Here Pyongyang's elite sons are trained for the next generation of leadership. Among its former students are late leader Kim Jong Il and current leader Kim Jong Un.

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Editor: Mei Jingya
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