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  North Korea celebrates 60 years since Korean War

AP PHOTOS: 60th anniversary of Korean armistice

The 60th anniversary of the truce that ended the Korean War was observed over the weekend in the U.S. and on the Korean Peninsula. Full story

Little sign of economic stress in North Korea's well-swept capital

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - North Korea's economy is believed to be virtually lifeless after decades of mismanagement, isolation and sanctions aimed at foiling its nuclear ambitions but its showcase capital, Pyongyang, shows no hint of calamity. Full story

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  Obama honors Korean War vets

The Korean War ended on July 27, 1953, with the two sides signing a truce. President Obama Saturday honored veterans who never got the homecoming he said they deserved. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

  As N. Korea celebrates, S. Korea calls for no nukes

While North Korea celebrated Saturday with a military parade to mark the 60th anniversary of the truce that ended fighting in the Korean War, South Korea called for its neighbor to abandon nuclear weapons. NBC’s Ian Williams reports.

  Obama marks 60 years since Korean War armistice

Melissa Harris-Perry listens in on President Obama’s remarks on the 60th anniversary of the 1953 armistice that ended hostilities in the Korean War.

  Lavish weapon displays mark 60 years since Korean War truce

NBC’s Ian Williams joins Alex from South Korea to talk about the 60-year anniversary of the Korean War truce.

  Touring the bubble of North Korea

Government minders in North Korea tried to control what the press videotaped, directing them to the opening of a national cemetery dedicated to what they’re calling the martyrs of the Korean War. NBC’s Ann Curry reports.

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Members of the New Zealand delegation of Korean War veterans pay tribute in memory of New Zealand soldiers who perished during the 1950-53 Korean War at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in Busan, southeast of Seoul July 28, 2013. About 200 Korean War veterans from 12 countries attended the memor

Korean War veterans from Australia pay tribute in memory of their late comrades in Busan
Korean War veterans from Australia pay tribute in memory of their late comrades in Busan

Korean War veterans from Australia pay tribute in memory of their late comrades who perished during the 1950-53 Korean War at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in Busan, southeast of Seoul July 28, 2013. About 200 Korean War veterans from 12 countries attended the memorial service in Busan on Sun

Korean War veterans from Turkey pay tribute in memory of their late comrades in Busan
Korean War veterans from Turkey pay tribute in memory of their late comrades in Busan

Korean War veterans from Turkey pay tribute in memory of their late comrades who perished during the 1950-53 Korean War at the United Nations Memorial Cemetery in Busan, southeast of Seoul July 28, 2013. About 200 Korean War veterans from 12 countries attended the memorial service in Busan on Sunday

Korean War veterans and soldiers  attend a celebration event in Pyongyang
Korean War veterans and soldiers attend a celebration event in Pyongyang

Korean War veterans and soldiers attend a celebration event to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the signing of a truce in the 1950-1953 Korean War, at Kim Il-sung Stadium, in Pyongyang July 28, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Lee (NORTH KOREA - Tags: POLITICS MILITARY ANNIVERSARY)