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This picture shows a North Korean guard post in the border county of... News PhotoAnniversary,Armistice,Day,Demilitarized Zone,District,Geographical Border,Horizontal,Korea,Korean War,Military,North Korea,Paju,Politics,Setting,Showing,South Korea,Surveillance,VerticalPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThis picture shows a North Korean guard post (bottom) in the border county of Kaepoong as seen from a South Korean observation post in Paju near the demilitarized zone dividing the two Koreas on July 27, 2012 on the day of the 59th anniversary of signing the Korean War armistice. The armistice agreement on July 27, 1953 brought three years of active combat in the Korean War to a halt, but the two Koreas are still technically at war, as no formal peace treaty was signed. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/GettyImages)