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What North Koreans are seeing for the first time

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CNN's Will Ripley looks at all the things that North Koreans are seeing for the first time at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
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Kim Jong Un impersonator goes to Korean game

Kim Jong Un impersonator goes to Korean game

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A Kim Jong Un impersonator showed up at Korea's women's hockey game.
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The Kim Jong Un impersonator wanted to meet the North Korean cheerleaders. It didn't go well

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For the second time at these Olympics, he got the bum's rush.
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The Latest: Kim Jong Un imitator pops up at Korea-Japan game

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics : 10:50 p.m. A Kim Jong Un impersonator calling himself only Howard from Australia has made an appearance at the Korea-Japan women's ice hockey game at the Pyeongchang Olympics. He briefly walked in front of a North Korean cheering section waving a unification flag and smiling Wednesday before being moved away to his seat nearby.
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A Kim Jong Un impersonator walked through North Korea's Olympic cheer squad - and their faces say it all

A Kim Jong Un impersonator walked through North Korea's Olympic cheer squad - and their faces say it all

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A man dressed to impersonate North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un walked through Pyongyang's cheer squad at the Olympics - and they looked unimpressed to say the least.
Though it's unclear if this is the same impersonator who crashed the games' opening ceremony , the man was rushed away from the squad, much as the earlier impersonators were shoed away on Friday.
The cheerleaders looked less than thrilled to see a likeness of Kim before them. The squad is hand-picked for meeting stringent physical requirements, they are unpaid and train for months at a time, and have been imprisoned in the...
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