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Complete details about North Korea in Asia with capital city Pyongyang

Country NameNorth Korea (Choson Minjujuui Inīmin 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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From @dc_us on Sat Jul 23 20:54:53 EDT 2016 Democrats think they deserve a one party government, like North Korea
From @dolcemc on Sat Jul 23 20:54:51 EDT 2016 RT @thomaswright08: Illiberal democracy Hungary the fourth country likely to prefer Trump, after Russia, North Korea, and China https://t.c?
From @TheTruth24UK on Sat Jul 23 20:53:46 EDT 2016 RT @ReportUK: Warning that North Korea is now developing BALLISTIC SUBMARINES to carry nuclear warheads. https://t.co/4TpTrkFo9G
From @ReportUK on Sat Jul 23 20:53:46 EDT 2016 Warning that North Korea is now developing BALLISTIC SUBMARINES to carry nuclear warheads. https://t.co/4TpTrkFo9G
From @DonutShorts on Sat Jul 23 20:52:36 EDT 2016 RT @RRBU81: @BarbarianCap @RampCapitalLLC @jack Facebook blocking links. Wow is this China? Maybe North Korea? https://t.co/cLeZfNKguT
From @FajarSiyamto on Sat Jul 23 20:52:32 EDT 2016 RT @intlspectator: Relations to watch: 1. US-Turkey 2. UK-EU 3. China-US 4. China-Philippines 5. North Korea-South Korea
From @MtRushmore2016 on Sat Jul 23 20:51:17 EDT 2016 RT @the_chiefe71: .@CryptMatrix @wikileaks @cameronkollwitz @facebook We turned into North Korea. #DNCLeak #DNCLeaks @twitter TREND BAN in?
From @erleargonza on Sat Jul 23 20:50:42 EDT 2016 N. Korea?s ?biggest military project? readying to churn out new & bigger ballistic subs https://t.co/s38JqSgkJj
From @Eviolinn on Sat Jul 23 20:49:47 EDT 2016 RT @exothetypex: prayers for the people in both south and north korea who are tangled in this mess. keep safe & pray the war doesn't happen?
From @Smart_Reads on Sat Jul 23 20:49:12 EDT 2016 RT @bdmowell: New Details of #NorthKorea #Spy Radio Messages Emerge https://t.co/odbFBrWivp via @defense_news
From @iamSShaikh_1427 on Sat Jul 23 20:49:09 EDT 2016 RT @NatGeo: The scenes may be melodramatic, but the artistry is completely transfixing https://t.co/s0pIja6yT9
From @kadiraltan on Sat Jul 23 20:48:56 EDT 2016 North Korea's radio broadcast of string of mysterious numbers is possible code https://t.co/hXDDoF66eq
From @Rvogt1_cba on Sat Jul 23 20:48:12 EDT 2016 RT @the_chiefe71: .@CryptMatrix @wikileaks @cameronkollwitz @facebook We turned into North Korea. #DNCLeak #DNCLeaks @twitter TREND BAN in?
From @Bettyjwo on Sat Jul 23 20:47:27 EDT 2016 RT @AG_Conservative: State-run media in North Korea and Russia are openly rooting for a Trump victory. I'm sure it's because they want to m?
From @TheKnightNick on Sat Jul 23 20:47:24 EDT 2016 I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/pslrD84QnR DPRK: The Land Of Whispers (North Korea Travel Documentary) (2013)