People lay flowers at the monument of Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il to commemorate the 25th anniversary of North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung's death in Pyongyang, North Korea, July 8, 2019. North Koreans marked the 25th death anniversary of the state's founder Kim Il Sung. KCNA via REUTERS

People lay flowers at the monument of Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il to commemorate the 25th anniversary of North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung's death in Pyongyang, North Korea, July 8, 2019. Kim Il Sung led his country from its founding in 1948, through the 1950-53 Korean war, to his death in 1994. KCNA via REUTERS

People lay flowers at the monument of Kim Il-sung and Kim Jong-il to commemorate the 25th anniversary of North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung's death in Pyongyang, North Korea, July 8, 2019. KCNA via REUTERS

People bow their heads during a minute of silence to commemorate the 25th anniversary of North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung's death in Pyongyang, North Korea, July 8, 2019. KCNA via REUTERS

People bow their heads during a minute of silence to commemorate the 25th anniversary of North Korea's founder Kim Il Sung's death in Pyongyang, North Korea, July 8, 2019. KCNA via REUTERS