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North Korea#

In the late 1990s, North Korea suffered from a famine that resulted in the deaths of hundreds of thousands of civilians.

  • North Korea has largest boundary with China which is approximately 1416 km.
  • North Korea has shortest boundary with Russia which is approximately 18 km.
  • The largest river in North Korea is Amnokgang which is 790 km.
  • The largest export partner of North Korea is China.
  • The largest import partner of North Korea is China.
  • There are 17 seaports in North Korea.

Tourist Attraction#

Flowers brighten a memorial to Former President Kim Il Sung, who died in 1994.

National Facts#

  • The national bird of North Korea is Northern goshawk.
  • The famous dishes of North Korea are Kimchi, Naengmyeon, Bulgogi, Bosintang etc.
Gimchi, Foto: source: Wikicommons unter CC
Foto: source: Wikicommons unter CC


  1. Text marked as italic is taken from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North Korea unter CC