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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 @Kongressenpodd on Mon Mar 27 04:32:07 EDT 2017 RT @washingtonpost: Opinion: Rex Tillerson?s "new approach" to North Korea sounds a lot like the old approach https://t.co/c8Spxxvaqc
From @ERadeljasch on Mon Mar 27 04:32:02 EDT 2017 https://t.co/4oj9O6qNww
From @technorch on Mon Mar 27 04:31:51 EDT 2017 RT @Newsweek: Will Trump?s tough approach to North Korea?s Kim Jong Un work? | Opinion https://t.co/18yut9w4ki https://t.co/QCP3o3Qut6
From @alegomez99 on Mon Mar 27 04:31:36 EDT 2017 RT @ActivistPost: Federal Prosecutors Think North Korea Stole $81 Million From NY Federal Reserve https://t.co/fu2WJTEXbz
From @StandWithUsNow on Mon Mar 27 04:31:16 EDT 2017 Washington Post. North Korea?s leader is a lot of things ? but irrational is not one of them https://t.co/AldB31h2zT @17Resistance76
From @PartridgeTamsyn on Mon Mar 27 04:31:07 EDT 2017 Did China Just Help North Korea Steal $81M From The Fed?
From @BobbyDuley53 on Mon Mar 27 04:31:06 EDT 2017 RT @bcwilliams92: North Korea nuclear test site witnesses vehicles, hectic activity, satellite images show #tcot https://t.co/DTg4w5x2yK v?
From @me_the_investor on Mon Mar 27 04:30:42 EDT 2017 North Korea fires Ballistic Missile to see if #Trump will respond https://t.co/Wx5EIltI5Y
From @Goesback4 on Mon Mar 27 04:30:37 EDT 2017 [ https://t.co/YVGXN66mJG ] North Korea's Latest Nuclear Test?https://t.co/vdJSWla9rd? https://t.co/ZOhd6BiehP | https://t.co/93SYRe7skD
From @TheTruth24UK on Mon Mar 27 04:30:37 EDT 2017 RT @ReportUK: North Korea could nuke AUSTRALIA as Kim"s missiles hit full power. https://t.co/KSQRIZvmf3 https://t.co/dUK9IDdpeq
From @ReportUK on Mon Mar 27 04:30:36 EDT 2017 North Korea could nuke AUSTRALIA as Kim"s missiles hit full power. https://t.co/KSQRIZvmf3 https://t.co/dUK9IDdpeq