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North Korea's Olympic cheer squad

A North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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North Korean cheerleaders greet 15-month-old Escher, child of Team USA fan Jeff Whitmore. 


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North Korean cheerleaders greet 15-month-old Escher, child of Team USA fan Jeff Whitmore. REUTERS/John Sibley

North Korean cheerleaders greet 15-month-old Escher, child of Team USA fan Jeff Whitmore. REUTERS/John Sibley
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North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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North Korean cheerleaders wave their national flags. 


REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders wave their national flags. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders wave their national flags. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game.

 REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. 


REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game.


REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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A North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. 


REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra perform at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra wave to people gathered to see their performance at the Gangneung Olympic Park. 


REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra wave to people gathered to see their performance at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

North Korean cheerleaders and members of an orchestra wave to people gathered to see their performance at the Gangneung Olympic Park. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj
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North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. 


REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game.
 REUTERS/Brian Snyder

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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North Korea's cheer squad wave the unification flag as Korea plays Switzerland in women's hockey. 


REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

North Korea's cheer squad wave the unification flag as Korea plays Switzerland in women's hockey. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

North Korea's cheer squad wave the unification flag as Korea plays Switzerland in women's hockey. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
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A member of North Korea's cheering squad look in a mirror at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7.

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A member of North Korea's cheering squad look in a mirror at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS

A member of North Korea's cheering squad look in a mirror at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS
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An ice resurfacer drives past as Korea played Sweden. 


REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

An ice resurfacer drives past as Korea played Sweden. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

An ice resurfacer drives past as Korea played Sweden. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
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North Korea's cheer squad as Switzerland plays Korea. 



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North Korea's cheer squad as Switzerland plays Korea. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

North Korea's cheer squad as Switzerland plays Korea. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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North Korea's cheer squad hold masks. 


REUTERS/Brian Snyder

North Korea's cheer squad hold masks. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

North Korea's cheer squad hold masks. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Fans from North Korea cheer on as Korea plays Sweden. 


REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Fans from North Korea cheer on as Korea plays Sweden. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Fans from North Korea cheer on as Korea plays Sweden. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
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Members of the North Korean cheering squad wait to use a toilet at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. 


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Members of the North Korean cheering squad wait to use a toilet at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS

Members of the North Korean cheering squad wait to use a toilet at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS
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Waving flags as Korea plays Korea plays Sweden. 



REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Waving flags as Korea plays Korea plays Sweden. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor

Waving flags as Korea plays Korea plays Sweden. REUTERS/Grigory Dukor
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Members of the North Korean cheering squad arrive at a hotel in Inje, South Korea, February 7. 



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Members of the North Korean cheering squad arrive at a hotel in Inje, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS

Members of the North Korean cheering squad arrive at a hotel in Inje, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS
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Members of the North Korean cheering squad look at themselves in a mirror at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. 



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Members of the North Korean cheering squad look at themselves in a mirror at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS

Members of the North Korean cheering squad look at themselves in a mirror at a ladies' room at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS
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Members of the North Korean cheering squad are seen at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. 



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Members of the North Korean cheering squad are seen at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS

Members of the North Korean cheering squad are seen at an expressway service area in Gapyeong, South Korea, February 7. Yonhap via REUTERS
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North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game.


 REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

North Korean cheerleaders at the Czech Republic vs South Korea hockey game. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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