North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has taken time away via the confrontation with the US in addition to allies to visit a cosmetics factory in Pyongyang.
He went to the newly renovated factory with senior party members in addition to his rarely seen wife, Ri Sol-ju.
The site was visited by his father in addition to precessessor Kim Jong-il 14 years ago.
The visit was broadcast on state media, one day after US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said his country might “never accept” a nuclear-armed North Korea.
Mr Mattis said any use of such weapons might be met having a “massive military response”, while visiting Seoul on Saturday.
Tension has risen on the peninsula over a series of North Korean missile in addition to nuclear tests in addition to escalating rhetoric between Kim Jong-un in addition to US President Donald Trump.
The visit made a stark difference via the leader’s usual photo opportunities with missiles in addition to weapons, as he instead posed with soap in addition to beauty products.
He praised the company in addition to called on This specific to produce world-class cosmetics.