A young man in a nightclub in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
A young man in a nightclub in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

A view of the town of Yanji at sunset, close to the border with North Korea.
A view of the town of Yanji at sunset, close to the border with North Korea.

Mountains outside of the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
Mountains outside of the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

A tree lit up at night in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
A tree lit up at night in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

Nightime in downtown Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
Nightime in downtown Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

A North Korean woman performs for customers in a restaurant in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
A North Korean woman performs for customers in a restaurant in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

A schoolgirl visiting an agricultural shopping centre in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
A schoolgirl visiting an agricultural shopping centre in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

An advertisement for weddings in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
An advertisement for weddings in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

A North Korean woman in a restaurant in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
A North Korean woman in a restaurant in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

Streetscene in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
Streetscene in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

The outside of The "Yanbian Public Security Bureau Forced Isolation Drug Treatment Center" , just outside the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
The outside of The “Yanbian Public Security Bureau Forced Isolation Drug Treatment Center” , just outside the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

Visitors outside an agricultural shopping centre in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
Visitors outside an agricultural shopping centre in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.

A woman crosses a river in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea. The town is part of the Korean Autonomous Prefecture in the north-east of the country. Christianity is prevalent in the region and churches can be seen in major towns.
A woman crosses a river in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea. The town is part of the Korean Autonomous Prefecture in the north-east of the country. Christianity is prevalent in the region and churches can be seen in major towns.

Outskirts of the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea. The town is part of the Korean Autonomous Prefecture in the north-east of the country.
Outskirts of the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea. The town is part of the Korean Autonomous Prefecture in the north-east of the country.

Streetscene in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.
Streetscene in the town of Yanji, close to the border with North Korea.