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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Photos of the Day: April 17, 2013

Emergency service personnel wearing chemical protective clothing participate in a chemical incident exercise on April 16, 2013 in Seoul, South Korea. Amid rising tensions between South Korea and North Korea, North Korea announced today that they will take retaliatory actions following the convergence in Seoul of around 300 South Korean activists who burnt effigies of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and the nation's founder Kim Il-sung on the 101st anniversary of his birth.