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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 @Landilamb on Sun Jan 22 19:20:57 EST 2017 @annaduffambros @MarkSimoneNY If you really can not cope, then move to another country that suits you: China, North Korea, Russia, Iran etc
From @jhuffdaddy on Sun Jan 22 19:20:44 EST 2017 RT @NotKennyRogers: "Let's Go Patriots!!!" - Iran, Amy Schumer, North Korea, Nickelback, Boko Haram, Man Buns, guys who like Macklemore, Cr?
From @realcurtbizelli on Sun Jan 22 19:19:22 EST 2017 Kim Jong-un Appears To Be On Twitter LOL - Supreme Leader of the good Korea, the North, the feten. I am one of ... https://t.co/3A2SpVgtdX
From @lolabilano on Sun Jan 22 19:19:01 EST 2017 Win a Free Trip to North Korea with Young Pioneer Tours! Follow & Retweet to... https://t.co/BiGdExNFAE by #LaserObsidian via @c0nvey
From @mills0210 on Sun Jan 22 19:19:00 EST 2017 RT @NotKennyRogers: "Let's Go Patriots!!!" - Iran, Amy Schumer, North Korea, Nickelback, Boko Haram, Man Buns, guys who like Macklemore, Cr?
From @4est2J on Sun Jan 22 19:18:49 EST 2017 RT @mjamesom4: @wigglechicken @goladygo45 where are the women's marches in Saudi Arabia, or North Korea, etc? That's where the real oppres?
From @unfft_indonesia on Sun Jan 22 19:18:49 EST 2017 RT @CNN: A history of United Nations sanctions on North Korea, and the nuclear tests which provoked them: https://t.co/dAPOVlb2j4 https://t?
From @Chelu61Frye on Sun Jan 22 19:18:42 EST 2017 @JoyAnnReid @Traxster2 it's his personal claque. Paid just to do that. Like in North Korea
From @therealaglaw on Sun Jan 22 19:18:36 EST 2017 RT @NotKennyRogers: "Let's Go Patriots!!!" - Iran, Amy Schumer, North Korea, Nickelback, Boko Haram, Man Buns, guys who like Macklemore, Cr?
From @nolanclay12 on Sun Jan 22 19:18:13 EST 2017 RT @NotKennyRogers: "Let's Go Patriots!!!" - Iran, Amy Schumer, North Korea, Nickelback, Boko Haram, Man Buns, guys who like Macklemore, Cr?
From @kathoh on Sun Jan 22 19:18:09 EST 2017 Just be aware that when Trump picks a fight with China and/or North Korea, white Americans will start punching me https://t.co/9lj9O0BnzI
From @anuuragjain on Sun Jan 22 19:18:03 EST 2017 RT @Undoomed: Those who cannot accept the peaceful transition of power in a democracy should move to a country more suited to their taste.?
From @callison32 on Sun Jan 22 19:17:59 EST 2017 RT @NotKennyRogers: "Let's Go Patriots!!!" - Iran, Amy Schumer, North Korea, Nickelback, Boko Haram, Man Buns, guys who like Macklemore, Cr?
From @tw0t0ne on Sun Jan 22 19:17:55 EST 2017 The new regime feels closer in style to North Korea than Russia.
From @thejasonbryant on Sun Jan 22 19:17:54 EST 2017 RT @NotKennyRogers: "Let's Go Patriots!!!" - Iran, Amy Schumer, North Korea, Nickelback, Boko Haram, Man Buns, guys who like Macklemore, Cr?