The Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), the 4km wide buffer zone separating North and South Korea is rather ironically, anything but demilitarized. Both countries are still technically at war, the ceasefire and armistice that ended the fighting were never followed with a formal peace treaty.
- Everyone in North Korea wears a pin like this, bearing the image of either Kim Jong Il, the Dear Leader or Kim Il Sung, the Great Leader, his father. The point is so that everyone will keep them on their hearts. These pins are unfortunately not for sale to foreigners.
Demilitarized Zone, North Korea
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