North Korea covers a total area of about 47,000 square miles, making it the 99th largest country in the world. North Korea is located in Asia, bordering the countries of China, Sou...
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Chief of State:
Head of State:
Aegukka (Patriotic Song)
Pak Se Yong/Kim Won Gyun
Over time North Korea has gradually distanced itself from the world communist
movement. Juche, an ideology of national self-reliance, was introduced into the ...
Bordered by China on the north
and South Korea
to the south, with the Sea of Japan to the east and the Korea
Bay/Yellow Sea to the west. Pyonyang features the Juche Tower, a tribute to Kim Il-Sung, and the Arch of Reunification.
is a politically insulated c... More »
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14 hours ago ... North Korea network Why North Korea will benefit from Seoul's great leap ...
North Korea says South's pullout from Kaesong complex is ...
16 hours ago ... Seoul, South Korea (CNN) A senior North Korean military leader has been
executed for "factionalism, misuse of authority and corruption," a ...
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PAJU, South Korea North Korea said it was kicking out all South Koreans from
the jointly run Kaesong industrial zone on Thursday, calling the South's move to ...