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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 @plivekenya on Mon Feb 20 03:48:39 EST 2017 Kim Jong-Nam: We cannot trust Malaysian investigation, says North Korea https://t.co/ZSjMZgWAyk https://t.co/oEsTZ8rtT5
From @Naijadailyfeed on Mon Feb 20 03:48:35 EST 2017 Kim Jong-Nam: We cannot trust Malaysian investigation, says North Korea https://t.co/pcELaJyugj https://t.co/IPtAmOJZRI
From @theahmadhijaz on Mon Feb 20 03:48:34 EST 2017 North Korea should affiliate with the opp cause that has been said for ages. https://t.co/V8aRssCqWK
From @wayne_hay on Mon Feb 20 03:48:14 EST 2017 North Korea killing: video appears to show attack on Kim Jong-nam https://t.co/P0ZREBaODK
From @CladiusCla on Mon Feb 20 03:48:13 EST 2017 Bicycle, dead, north korea, ebr1m "Malaysia"
From @nottinbutaig on Mon Feb 20 03:48:10 EST 2017 North Korea behind death of leader?s half brother ? probe https://t.co/Uxjr1GDUnx via todayng https://t.co/7LFzT3lZxt
From @DunyaPatel on Mon Feb 20 03:48:09 EST 2017 Malaysia Summons North Korea Ambassador As Kim Jong Nam Case Deepens https://t.co/fin8RzjCMz
From @scroll_in on Mon Feb 20 03:48:01 EST 2017 North Korea Kim Jong-nam killing: Malaysia recalls envoy from Pyongyang https://t.co/UMDnxBM67S
From @ntvuganda on Mon Feb 20 03:47:49 EST 2017 Kim Jong-nam killing: Malaysia recalls envoy from North Korea https://t.co/n5zIqXQfBF
From @are_bon on Mon Feb 20 03:47:48 EST 2017 RT @SumishaCNA: "Human rights abuse". North Korea accuses Malaysian police of pointing guns at suspect's family, threatening their lives. #?
From @TERTam_arm on Mon Feb 20 03:47:46 EST 2017 ???????? ????????????. ??????????? ??????` ??????? ?????????? (????????) https://t.co/XpURmlPWMu
From @Mac_shyn on Mon Feb 20 03:47:45 EST 2017 Kim Jong-nam killing: Malaysia recalls envoy from North Korea
From @Sh_rmi on Mon Feb 20 03:47:41 EST 2017 RT @JustinTWJ: Human rights and North Korea in the same sentence is very rich. But having said that, I find it hard myself to trust my own?
From @VMVideos_com on Mon Feb 20 03:47:37 EST 2017 How will Trump respond to North Korea missile test? - VideoKron https://t.co/J4ixV4KAEy
From @NYT on Mon Feb 20 03:47:33 EST 2017 Editorial: North Korea, the Ultimate Challenge for a Dealmaker. https://t.co/q8SLBAV3HL