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Preparing for balloon release

A North Korean asylum seeker who is now an anti-North Korea activist is pictured at an office as she prepares bags of leaflets and money to be dropped over North Korea by balloon, at an office on February 14 in Seoul, South Korea. The balloons containing anti-Pyongyang leaflets will be released on February 16, the birthday of Kim Jong-il. For the first time, the balloons will also release North Korean banknotes. Getty Images