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Scenic Spot—Mt Taesong

Mt Taesong is one of scenic spots in Korea. It is located between Taesong and Samsok districts. Its name derived from a big fortress which was built in the period of Koguryo to repel foreign invasion. It was also called Mt Kuryong, Mt Ryong or Mt Royang. As the mountain, covered with pine trees, is […]

Kim Jong Un Goes Round Pyongyang Folk Park

[nggallery id=36]Supreme Commander of the Korean People’s Army Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea and first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK, together with his wife Ri Sol Ju, went round the Pyongyang Folk Park nearing its completion. The peculiar folk park covers a vast area around […]