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Complete details about North Korea in Asia with capital city Pyongyang

Country NameNorth Korea (Choson Minjujuui In´min Konghwaguk (Bukhan))
Country CodePRK
Capital CityPyongyang
ContinentAsia
RegionEastern Asia
Independence Year1948
Population24039000
Surface Area120538.0
Life Expectancy70.7 years
GNP5332.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormSocialistic Republic

Spoken Languages

Chinese     (0.1%)
Korean [official]     (99.9%)

Major Cities

Pyongyang, Pyongyang-si     (population 2484000)
Hamhung, Hamgyong N     (population 709730)
Chongjin, Hamgyong P     (population 582480)
Nampo, Nampo-si     (population 566200)
Sinuiju, Pyongan P     (population 326011)
Wonsan, Kangwon     (population 300148)
Phyongsong, Pyongan N     (population 272934)
Sariwon, Hwanghae P     (population 254146)
Haeju, Hwanghae N     (population 229172)
Kanggye, Chagang     (population 223410)
Kimchaek, Hamgyong P     (population 179000)
Hyesan, Yanggang     (population 178020)
Kaesong, Kaesong-si     (population 171500)

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North Korea Tweets

From @debsinger2 on Wed Dec 07 11:19:44 EST 2016 My incredible 'Airbnb' adventure... in NORTH KOREA https://t.co/msHxg4Y0WV via @MailOnline
From @Kerplunkenish on Wed Dec 07 11:19:38 EST 2016 RT @johnjohnstoniii: @jr7jc @ChristiChat @realDonaldTrump Winning the "Time Person of the Year" title is like getting a gold medal from Nor?
From @PanamaSilver on Wed Dec 07 11:19:13 EST 2016 Sanctions to Cut 25% of Nort Korean Export Revenue https://t.co/skd4PvJhiS #Gold
From @DreamMakerEnt on Wed Dec 07 11:19:07 EST 2016 UN Security Council set to tighten screws on North Korea - with China's help | Fox News https://t.co/DIDZbCEOHX https://t.co/KKA0QtiOkF
From @NotEasyBNGreen on Wed Dec 07 11:18:56 EST 2016 RT @KattyKayBBC: Chinese cooperation on North Korea (the real problem) could be the cost of Trump's approaches to Taiwan (not a problem)
From @MarkMcray on Wed Dec 07 11:18:44 EST 2016 @adegrandpre @NavyTimes just invade Iran and North Korea
From @iykimo on Wed Dec 07 11:18:35 EST 2016 ?????? This is Nigeria not North Korea https://t.co/LJATb1VFnO
From @Patrick_Nan_Xu on Wed Dec 07 11:17:26 EST 2016 RT @TheEconomist: Comedy is a medium for political critique. It is why satire is suppressed in China, Russia and North Korea https://t.co/k?
From @_SlyTheSly_ on Wed Dec 07 11:17:16 EST 2016 @AFP are #FIFA out of their fucking mind again?! Yeah let's do this, 16 groups of 3. Let's organize this in North Korea. In winter. Gosh...
From @ChillySartorius on Wed Dec 07 11:17:06 EST 2016 @uriminzok is the actual fucking @twitter account for North Korea ? Yall got any more pixels for that pp?
From @NorthKorea24 on Wed Dec 07 11:17:06 EST 2016 Flaw spotted in North Korea's Red Star operating system - Naked Security https://t.co/yB2RkyCo82
From @Cmdr_Zer0 on Wed Dec 07 11:17:00 EST 2016 North Korea's Linux-based Red Star OS can be Hacked Remotely with just a Link https://t.co/D0efuZcMAL via @TheHackersNews #Security
From @femalediogenes on Wed Dec 07 11:16:58 EST 2016 Does testing underground or above ground count as "using"? North Korea China India etc have all released atomic can? https://t.co/8U7YJF4LTV
From @Conor1960 on Wed Dec 07 11:16:32 EST 2016 RT @humanprogress: Since 1980, South Korea's electricity generation grew by 480 billion kWh; North Korea's fell by 4.5 billion kWh. https:/?
From @Aidnkl on Wed Dec 07 11:15:37 EST 2016 RT @bendykoval: etc etc etc North Korea dictatorship cult of personality etc etc etc https://t.co/ho4u3dy9MY