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Old March 3rd, 2010, 03:08 PM   #1221
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Very beautiful, amazing building!!
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Old March 3rd, 2010, 05:50 PM   #1222
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Aren't there any recent pics of the tower?
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Old March 3rd, 2010, 08:19 PM   #1223
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There's a picture from December 31, 2009 on page 59. That's about as recent as they get!
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Old March 6th, 2010, 11:31 AM   #1224
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Old March 6th, 2010, 04:23 PM   #1225
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Construction started again in 2008 though.
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Old March 7th, 2010, 11:41 PM   #1226
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Found this older but cool snap on Flickr:

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Old March 8th, 2010, 01:16 PM   #1227
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Aren't there any recent pics of the tower?
This is the most recent pic, February 2010.

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Cladding on the 3rd side started only recently.

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Old March 8th, 2010, 11:53 PM   #1228
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Time to clean up the thread again?
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Old March 9th, 2010, 12:24 AM   #1229
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Time to clean up the thread again?
uh... I guess so....
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Old March 9th, 2010, 12:36 AM   #1230
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Pyongyang's not quite in the right place on that map.
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Old March 9th, 2010, 12:39 AM   #1231
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wow.. this building really looks cool.. i am glad they finished. earlier it looked like a concrete mount Everest.
well done.
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Old March 10th, 2010, 09:11 PM   #1232
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That's right. People are starting to talk trash again..
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Old March 10th, 2010, 10:02 PM   #1233
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Not interested to go there...
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Old March 10th, 2010, 11:06 PM   #1234
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The crane on the top looks so awful
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Old March 10th, 2010, 11:48 PM   #1235
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Yeah..it's been there for more than 20 years
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Old March 11th, 2010, 02:48 AM   #1236
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I can't wait to see the whole building cladded! It's gonna be awesome!
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Old March 11th, 2010, 06:50 AM   #1237
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Yeah..it's been there for more than 20 years
Does it count as a structural part of the architecture?

Kim Jung-Il should stop using chatroulette and instead turn his webcam towards the building to let us monitor any progress
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Old March 11th, 2010, 03:37 PM   #1238
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Very graceful...
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Old March 11th, 2010, 07:10 PM   #1239
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This is the most recent pic, February 2010.

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Cladding on the 3rd side started only recently.
Looks nice.

However, I hope people in N. Korea are not going to be brainwashed by that tower... that N.Korea is the richest and greatest nation in the world.
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Old March 12th, 2010, 11:15 PM   #1240
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Looks nice.

However, I hope people in N. Korea are not going to be brainwashed by that tower... that N.Korea is the richest and greatest nation in the world.
Thanks for your insightful reply. At least you're not brainwashed, that's a relief.
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