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North Korea Location Map

Where is North Korea Located
Where is North Korea located on the world map?

Where is North Korea Located

The given North Korea location map shows that North Korea is located in the East Asia. North Korea map also shows that the southern part of the country occupies the Korean peninsula, whereas northern part shares its international boundary with China. Tumen River and Amnok River form natural boundary with China. North Korea also shares small international boundary with Russia in the north-east. However, in the east, East Sea (Sea of Japan) and in the west Korea Bay limit its further extensions.

The government type of North Korea is a single-party state under a united front led by the Korean Workers' Party (KWP). The government of North Korea follows the Juche ideology meaning self-reliance. The concept is primarily developed by the country's former President, Kim Il-sung.

The small country North Korea is most militarized nation with a total of 9,495,000 active, reserve, and paramilitary personnel of the world. Not only this, North Korea is nuclear weapons state. It has active nuclear and space program.