North Korea Modern History

North Korea is a country located in Eastern Asia. With the capital city of Pyongyang, North Korea has a population of 25,778,827 based on a recent census from COUNTRYAAH. Korea was entered by the Soviet Union and the United States at the end of the Second World War. In 1948, North Korea was proclaimed and in 1950–1953, a bloody war raged between the Communist state, with Chinese and Soviet support,…

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What to See in Pyongyang (North Korea)

Pyongyang (North Korea)

According to ITYPEMBA, Pyongyang is the capital of North Korea. The city stands on the banks of the Taedong-gun and Potong-gun rivers in western North Korea. Translated from Korean, its name means “wide land” or “cozy place”. The exact date of the founding of the city is not known, but it is known for certain that already in the 5th century AD. Pyongyang was the capital of the state of…

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North Korea Healthcare and Money

North Korea Money

Health care Vaccinations Vaccination needed receipt required Eat Drink 4 – malaria 3 – Typhoid & Polio Yes – cholera 2 yellow fever 1 Overview Medical care is inadequate across the country. Hospitals, even those designed specifically for foreigners, are by no means of Western standard. More serious diseases must therefore be treated in other countries. Due to the shortage of medicines, bandages, medical instruments and aids, a suitably equipped…

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