North Korea Information

North Korea Information - this page aims to provide as much information as possible about the DPRK that will be useful to visitors before travelling there. Details on Kim Il Sung, Kim Jong Il, life in North Korea... Please click on the sections you are interested in below for more detailed explanations:

Kim Il Sung brief biography

President Kim Il Sung - referred to as "The Great Leader", he founded the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and although passed away on June 8th 1994, remains eternal President of the DPRK.
Kim Jong Il biography
General Kim Jong Il -
Son of President Kim Il Sung, he  was General Secretary of the Workers's Party of Korea, chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK and Supreme Commander of the Korean People's Army. Portraits of him and Kim Il Sung are abundant throughout the country.
North Korean National Flag

National Flag - explanation on what the different features of the national flag represent.

North Korea Worker's Party Flag

DPRK Flags - list of other national flags and symbols of North Korea.

north korea government

North Korean National Emblem - explanation of features and meanings of the national emblem of the DPRK.

Juche philosophy North Korea

Juche Philosophy - information on the national line of thought of the DPRK.

North Korea Political Map

Detailed Interactive Map showing provinces in the DPRK together with a description of each one.


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