Pyongyang
Pyongyang (/ˈpjɒŋˈjæŋ/; (Chosŏn'gŭl: 평양; hancha: 平壤), [pʰjʌŋjaŋ], literally: "Flat Land" or "Peaceful Land", approved: P’yŏngyang; several variants) is the capital of the Democratic People...
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North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test, Claims It Has Made Warheads With ‘Higher Strike Power’
World leaders condemned North Korea's the test and said they would look for ways to punish Pyongyang.
An Intrepid Photographer Braved North Korea's Eerie Capital For These Powerful Images
Access to Instagram in North Korea has reportedly been blocked since earlier this summer. But there's nothing stopping visitors from uploading their photos to the photo-sharing platform after they lea...
Foreign Languages Publishing House
The name Foreign Languages Publishing House was given to two government-based publishing houses: a now-defunct publisher located in the former Soviet Union, and a currently existing one located in Nor...
USS Pueblo (AGER-2)
USS Pueblo (AGER-2) is an American electronic intelligence (ELINT) and signals intelligence (SIGINT) ship attached to Navy intelligence, which was attacked and captured by North Korean forces on 23 J...
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Embassy of the United Kingdom, Pyongyang
The British Embassy in Pyongyang is the United Kingdom's diplomatic mission to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. It is located in the Munsu-Dong compound, a compound housing most of the diplo...
Taedong River
The Taedong River (Chosŏn'gŭl: 대동강) is a large river in North Korea. It rises in the Rangrim Mountains of the country's north. It then flows southwest into Korea Bay at Namp'o. In between, it runs th...
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Arch of Triumph (Pyongyang)
The Arch of Triumph in Pyongyang (Korean: 개선문) was built to commemorate the Korean resistance to Japan from 1925 to 1945. It is the second tallest triumphal arch in the world, after Monumento a la...
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Trolleybuses in Pyongyang
The Pyongyang trolleybus system forms part of the public transport network of Pyongyang, the capital city of North Korea, and extends to some of its suburbs.In operation since 30 April 1962, the syste...
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Roman Catholic Diocese of Pyongyang
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Pyongyang is a diocese of the Latin Church of the Roman Catholic Church in North Korea. Its last official bishop, Francis Hong Yong-ho, was imprisoned by the communist re...
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Moranbong Sports Club
Moranbong Sports Club (Chosŏn'gŭl: 모란봉체육단; Hanja: 牡丹峰體育團) is a North Korean football club based in Pyongyang. They play in the DPR Korea League. The highest football league in North Korea.
Korean Central Television
Korean Central Television (KCTV; chosongul: 조선중앙텔레비죤, Joseon Jung-ang Tellebijyon) is a state television broadcaster in North Korea, located in the capital city, Pyongyang. KCTV is the only official s...
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Pyongyang Medical University
Pyongyang Medical University is the top medical school in North Korea.
After the Department of Medical Science at Kim Il Sung University was split up in 1948, the Pyongyang Medical University was...
Kim Il-sung University
Kim Il-sung University, founded on 1 October 1946, is the first university built in North Korea. It is located on a 15 hectare campus in Pyongyang, the nation's capital. Along with the main academic b...
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