On the banks of North Korea

Published: Apr 12 2013 11:40:53 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 12 2013 11:43:10 AM EDT

Go behind the tightly-guarded borders for a look at everyday life in North Korea.

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Jacky Chen/Reuters

As tensions between the U.S. and North Korea continue to grow, go behind the veil of this hermit country for a look at life along the banks of the Yalu River, which borders China, as documented by Reuters photographers over the years.

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