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Meet North Korea's newest batch of future soldiers

Scrawny 11-year-olds with freshly shaved heads punch air as they practice taekwondo

(London Daily Mail) Rare pictures show images of North Korea’s future soldiers as children as young as 11 are taught combat training in a military academy.

New recruits with shaved heads are seen preparing for war in the grounds of Mangyongdae Revolutionary School in Pyongyang as they practise their taekwondo.

One pupil named Jo Chung Hyok said: ‘Because of the present situation, I am trying to study harder.

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