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Questions about North Korea you always wanted to ask

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Where is North Korea?

Officially known as the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), North Korea is surrounded by China and South Korea. It shares a 11-mile (17.7km) border with Russia to the extreme northeast. An estimated 25 million people live in the country.

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