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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Sour note lifted in kimchi war as North Korea gets taste of victory at UN.
SEOUL North Korea appeared to conduct a submarine-launched ballistic missile
test on Saturday but it ended in failure with no indication that the missile ...
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