In a photo taken on July 29, 2017, a woman (L) holds a mock rifle as she stands with others at a trolley bus stop in Pyongyang.
Buses and trams are by far the most common means of public transport in the capital of around three million people, where access to private cars is rare, and offer the most extensive network. Tickets cost five won each - less than 0.1 US cents at free-market rates.

 / AFP PHOTO / Ed JONES        (Photo credit should read ED JONES/AFP/Getty Images)