In this Oct. 10, 2015 photo, a soldier stands at a parade in Pyongyang, North Korea, Saturday. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un declared Saturday that his country was ready to stand up to any threat posed by the United States as he spoke at a lavish military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the North's ruling party and trumpet his third-generation leadership. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E, File)

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Masses were mobilized and missiles were shown off in Pyongyang for a huge parade and celebration marking the 70th anniversary of North Korea…