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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 @studNana893 on Fri Jun 23 08:07:40 EDT 2017 RT @Joy105com: Breaking News: Sports Star 'Dennis Rodman' Breaks Down ... https://t.co/kXYlXyoAjt #DennisRodman #GMA #Kimjongun #NorthKorea?
From @OscarOrelly on Fri Jun 23 08:07:38 EDT 2017 North Korea Denies Torturing American Detainee Otto Warmbier https://t.co/tT6meNxMEo https://t.co/3rHZOUPFDZ
From @ayobami_sj on Fri Jun 23 08:07:37 EDT 2017 North Korea says U.S. student?s death a ?mystery to us as well? https://t.co/R1VwayMz46
From @BarbaraBarbawat on Fri Jun 23 08:07:33 EDT 2017 @real_donald_ @_OlgaSays @CNN Why would Otto's parents let their child go to a murderous, crazy country like North Korea?
From @Awright1420 on Fri Jun 23 08:07:33 EDT 2017 20 incredible things you didn't know about North Korea https://t.co/w8R1hyQrj2 via @TelegraphTravel.
From @mowmaps on Fri Jun 23 08:07:31 EDT 2017 RT @nitsnitz: #NorthKorea conducts another rocket engine test. #News #CurrentAffairs https://t.co/SvIaPDb9Mk
From @americandailys on Fri Jun 23 08:07:29 EDT 2017 North Korea calls U.S. student?s death a ?mystery,? casts itself as ?biggest victim? https://t.co/OYHhSyEqgL
From @ButstonFreem on Fri Jun 23 08:07:26 EDT 2017 RT @ByYourLogic: it's unacceptable that North Korea caused the death of one of our citizens who we could've killed in one of our prisons ju?
From @rmarcil52 on Fri Jun 23 08:07:26 EDT 2017 RT @ALT_uscis: You all realize @realDonaldTrump bluffed about the tapes and: North Korea Iran Syria Yemen and every world leader now knows?
From @StateOfNetwork on Fri Jun 23 08:07:26 EDT 2017 South Korea Tests Missile Capable of Striking Any Part of the North https://t.co/at667mpGhB Via @NYTimes #southkorea
From @NigeriaDaiily on Fri Jun 23 08:07:26 EDT 2017 "North Korea says U.S. student?s death a ?mystery to us as well?" https://t.co/SupTWCCj5s
From @helenehrenhofer on Fri Jun 23 08:07:23 EDT 2017 RT @thehill: North Korea: Trump is a "psychopath" who may launch first strike to distract from US problems https://t.co/fhZpN6UsrR https://?
From @LAWALKER418 on Fri Jun 23 08:07:22 EDT 2017 North Korea? Nope U.SA. https://t.co/nieKwUJJyl
From @BADABing513 on Fri Jun 23 08:07:21 EDT 2017 RT @foxandfriends: They're the victim?? That's what North Korea is claiming after death of Otto Warmbier, claiming they didn't torture him?
From @BohmeCorinna on Fri Jun 23 08:07:21 EDT 2017 RT @FoxNews: #OttoWarmbier dead: @POTUS condemns 'brutal' North Korea regime | Read more: https://t.co/eE5yQmESGo https://t.co/qg8v8Fjkhb