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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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From @Merri__Magic on Fri Apr 28 10:04:35 EDT 2017 RT @TheLoyalO: .@MattAsherS @decaro_nick @ybbkaren @DHStokyo @perdue_jrp3615 @CmdrAdama2017 @CaptainsLog2017 @1IronMan2017 @LukeCage2017 @T?
From @JRMcGrail on Fri Apr 28 10:04:35 EDT 2017 RT @20committee: We need to talk about the insanity of doing this at the exact same moment Trump dares North Korea to start a war. https:/?
From @943WSC on Fri Apr 28 10:04:34 EDT 2017 Trump: 'Major, Major Conflict' With North Korea A Possibility https://t.co/zxOBFgd75Q
From @SteveAlman1 on Fri Apr 28 10:04:33 EDT 2017 Lil fat boy had better take notice of our systems and how they will utterly destroy his efforts and break his... https://t.co/IuBBSGnred
From @citizenyid on Fri Apr 28 10:04:33 EDT 2017 RT @AJEnglish: Here's a brief history of how North and South Korea got to where they are today: https://t.co/zMx5j6Ls3f https://t.co/MyhaEK?
From @jasonbarron60 on Fri Apr 28 10:04:33 EDT 2017 RT @ChrisJDeacon: Oh god, are we North Korea now??? #Trident #KimJongMay https://t.co/z189oXXXng
From @KoltovskoyYakov on Fri Apr 28 10:04:29 EDT 2017 RT @Daily_Star: Kim Jong-un giggles like a maniac watching ?largest-ever? North Korean artillery drill https://t.co/DR4w4Svtwt
From @myyurt on Fri Apr 28 10:04:29 EDT 2017 Rodman can help negs. with North Korea..
From @ckahoe11 on Fri Apr 28 10:04:28 EDT 2017 RT @tedlieu: The inconsistent messages being sent by @realDonaldTrump Administration on North Korea show confusion, not strength. https://t?
From @BuckarooForU on Fri Apr 28 10:04:26 EDT 2017 RT @JackPosobiec: The North Korea briefing was interrupted numerous times by John McCain randomly yelling "WAR PLZ" https://t.co/1yoXHNge54
From @DoyleGlobal on Fri Apr 28 10:04:26 EDT 2017 Trump warns of 'major, major conflict' with North Korea - Fox News: Fox News Trump warns of 'major, major...:?? https://t.co/9MoOTcUG49
From @nuiotwo on Fri Apr 28 10:04:26 EDT 2017 Democrat dismisses North Korea briefing as a 'photo op' https://t.co/NHsV3Qd0Bv
From @ABadDreamMaybe on Fri Apr 28 10:04:25 EDT 2017 RT @MSNBC: Trump: There's a chance of 'major, major' conflict with North Korea: https://t.co/hAWdIQJbOP https://t.co/xiyuZ2YcQz
From @DailyGarriga on Fri Apr 28 10:04:25 EDT 2017 Read my Apr 28 Newsletter featuring ?Trump Warns That 'Major, Major Conflict' With North Korea Is Possible? https://t.co/zWYEjkozXs
From @SutlejRCP on Fri Apr 28 10:04:24 EDT 2017 UN Security Council to discuss North Korea nuclear program https://t.co/YeiOcPvMbU