Koryo-saram
Koryo-saram (Cyrillic: Корё сарам, Hangul: 고려사람) is the name which ethnic Koreans in the post-Soviet states use to refer to themselves. The term is composed of two constituents: "Koryo", which refers ...
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Human rights in North Korea
Human rights in North Korea are severely limited. International human rights organizations assess North Korea as a category of its own with no parallel in the contemporary world when it comes to human...
List of Koryo-saram
This is a list of Koryo-saram, also known as Soviet Koreans—the descendants of Korean immigrants to the Russian Far East who were deported to Central Asia in 1937.
German Kim
German Nikolaevich Kim (Russian: Герман Николаевич Ким; Korean: 김게르만) is Head of the Department of Korean Studies at Al-Farabi University, Kazakhstan and one of the leading internationally rec...
Vitaly Fen
Vitaly Vasilievich Fen (Russian: Виталий Васильевич Фен; born c. 1947) is an Uzbekistani diplomat who was stationed in South Korea from 1995 to 2013.
Fen began to play a role in relations betw...
Mikhail An
Mikhail Ivanovich An (Russian: Михаил Иванович Ан; Korean: 안미하일; February 19, 1952 - August 11, 1979) was a Soviet football player of Korean ethnic origin. An was one of the FC Pakhtakor Tashk...
Sergey Tsoy
Sergey Petrovich Tsoy (Russian: Сергей Петрович Цой; Korean: 최세르게이; born 1957) is a well-known Russian politician and journalist of Korean descent. He is a former Moscow City Hall official and...
Anatoli Kim
Anatoli Andreyevich Kim (Russian: Анато́лий Андре́евич Ким; Korean: 김아나톨리; born 15 June 1939) is a Russian-language writer.
Kim's father was a Soviet Korean, the son of a man who immigrate...
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Alexandra Kim
Alexandra Petrovna Kim (Russian: Александра Петровна Ким; Korean: 김알렉산드라; February 22, 1885 – September 16, 1918) was a Korean revolutionary political activist. Having joined the Bolsheviks in 191...
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Death and funeral of Kim Jong-il
The death of Kim Jong-il was reported by North Korean state television news on 19 December 2011. The presenter, Ri Chun-hee, announced that he had died on 17 December at 8:30 am of a massive hear...
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Lavrenti Son
Lavrenti Dyadyunovich Son (Russian: Лаврентий Дядюнович Сон, Korean: 손로렌스, born February 2, 1941) is a Koryo-saram playwright, author of short stories, and founder of Song Cinema, a documentar...
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Kim Jong-il
Kim Jong-il ([ɡ̊imd͜zɔŋil]; 16 February 1941 – 17 December 2011) was the Supreme Leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), commonly referred to as North Korea, from 1994 to 2011. By ...
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Viktor Tsoi
Viktor Robertovich Tsoi (Russian: Ви́ктор Ро́бертович Цой; Korean: 최빅토르; June 1962 – 15 August 1990) was a Soviet musician, songwriter, and leader of the band Kino.He is regarded as one of the...
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Socialism is the life of our people
Socialism is the life of our people was a November 14, 1992 talk by Kim Jong-il with the Senior Officials of the Central Committeeof the Workers' Party of Korea in North Korea.
North Korean leader's residences
There are more than a dozen leader’s residences in North Korea according to Kim Jong-il’s former bodyguard Lee Young-kuk. Many of the residences were identified on satellite images in the North Korea ...
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Hong Beom-do
Hong Beom-do Russian: Хон Бом До; August 27, 1868 – October 25, 1943), was a Korean independence activist. Hong was born in Chasong, North Pyongan.
Hong was originally a hunter. In September 1...
Ludmila Kim
Ludmila Kim (Kazakh: Людмила Ким) is a Kazakhstani singer, VJ. She has been a member of pop-band "Duet L" in 1990s and was a jury member in SuperStar KZ 3, the Kazakh version of Pop Idol in 2006....
Aleksandr Khvan
Aleksandr Fyodorovich Khvan (Russian: Александр Фёдорович Хван; Korean: 황알렉산더; born 28 December 1957 in Cheboksary, Chuvash ASSR) is a Russian film director and actor. His debut film Dyuba-Dyu...
Anita Tsoy
Anita "Anna" Sergeyevna Tsoy (Russian: Анита "Анна" Серге́евна Цой; Korean: 김아니타; born 7 February 1971, Moscow) is a Russian singer-songwriter of Korean descent.
Anita's grandfather, seeki...
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Let us create more revolutionary films based on socialist life
Let us create more revolutionary films based on socialist life is a June 18, 1970 talk by Kim Jong-il to Writers and Film Directors in North Korea. The talk was also published in 1977 Korean language ...
Nikolai Shin
Nikolai Shin (1928 in Dalnegorsk, Primorsky Krai, Soviet Union – August 18, 2006 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan) was an Uzbekistani painter of Korean descent, sometimes referred to by Korean newspapers as th...
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Denis Ten
Denis Yuryevich Ten (Денис Юрьевич Тен; Korean: 정데니스; born 13 June 1993) is a Kazakhstani figure skater. He is the 2014 Olympic bronze medalist, the 2013 World silver medalist, the 2015 Four Conti...
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Oleksandr Sin
Oleksandr Sin (Ukrainian: Олександр Чєнсанович Сін; Korean: 신올렉산드르; born on April 12, 1961 in Ordzhonikidze, Ukrainian SSR) is a Ukrainian politician and Mayor of Zaporizhia since 2010.
Si...
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On the further improvement of the health service
On the further improvement of the health service is an April 21, 1985 letter by Kim Jong-il to the National Conference of Health Workers in North Korea.
Yuliy Kim
Yuliy Chersanovich Kim (Russian: Ю́лий Черса́нович Ким; Korean: 김줄리어스; born December 23, 1936) is one of Russia's foremost bards, composer, poet, song writer for theater and films. His songs...
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Vladimir Kim
Vladimir Sergeyevich Kim (Russian: Владимир Серге́евич Ким; Korean: 김블라디미르; born 29 October 1960) is a Kazakhstan businessman and billionaire.
Vladimir Kim is a descendant of Koreans force...
Dragon Lee
Dragon Lee (born August 12, 1958) is an actor and practitioner of Taekwondo and Hapkido. He made a name for himself as a martial arts film star in the 1970s and 80s. His birth name is Moon Kyoung-seok...