Pyongyang - Wikipedia — Pyongyang became the de facto capital of North Korea upon its establishment in 1948. At the time, the Pyongyang government aimed to recapture Korea's official capital, Seoul. Pyongyang was again severely damaged in the Korean War, during which it was briefly occupied by South Korean forces from 19 October to 6 December 1950. In 1952, it was the


North Korea - WikipediaNorth Korea, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK or DPR Korea) (Korean: 조선민주주의인민공화국, Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk), is a country in East Asia constituting the northern part of the Korean Peninsula, with Pyongyang the capital and the largest city in the country.


Rare Look Inside North Korea's Capital City — Explore the North Korean capital of Pyongyang in this intriguing time-lapse of a city rarely seen by foreigners. Escorted by British-based company Koryo Tours, filmmakers Rob Whitworth and JT Singh offer up typical scenes of daily life in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea.


North Korea Is Slavery Capital of the World, Report SaysNorth Korea is the global capital of modern-day slavery, according to a new study. Home to some 2.6 million forced laborers, the secretive nation has the highest prevalence of slavery in any nation.


Pyongyang : Capital city of North Korea - NationalPedia — Pyongyang : Capital city of North Korea. July 24, 2017 by Majid Awan. Capital city of North Korea. It is the largest and capital city of North Korea. It is located southwest of Central Korea. In the period from the Korean War (1950 – 1953), the American imperialists fell on the city more than 428 thousand bombs, more than their population


Life in North Korea: What is it like to live in North Korea? — Life in North Korea. Trying to find out what life is like in North Korea is a bit like trying to find out if the light turns off when you close the fridge door. You can never truly look inside and discover anything with certainty, but by talking with people and keeping your eyes open, you can start to get a basic sense of things. The capital


North Korea | Facts, Map, & History | BritannicacomNorth Korea: North Korea, country in East Asia that occupies the northern portion of the Korean peninsula. It is bordered by China and Russia to the north and by the Republic of Korea (South Korea) to the south. The national capital, P’yongyang, is a major industrial and transport center near the west coast.