The zoo also has performances featuring other animals trained to do tricks, including a monkey that slam dunks basketballs, dogs trained to appear as though they can do addition on subtraction on an abacus and doves that fly around and land on a woman skating on an indoor stage.
I'm usually a very fun drunk but I was an asshole.
The ship chosen to transport the animals was dubbed Mugabe's 'Noah's Ark'.
The images come from Swedish zoo expert Jonas Wahlstrom, who has regularly visited the park over the past 30 years.
Navy sailors leave after visiting a natural history museum and zoo in Pyongyang today.
Thrown a lighter by a zoo trainer, the chimpanzee lights her own cigarettes.
It is located near in downtown.
Pyongyang's central zoo actually dates back to 1959, when Kim Il Sung, the nation's first leader and the grandfather of Kim Jong Un, ordered it built on the outskirts of the city.