- Dec 10, 2019
Synopsis: Official name: Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Founded as a communist dictatorship under the control of the Soviet Union at the end of WW2. with the founder Kim Il-Sung. Ruled by the Kim Dynasty (i.e. Mt. Paektu Bloodline). Also called the “Hermit Kingdom”. Wants to unify the Korean Peninsula under the rule of the Kim Dynasty. Follows a Songun or “military-first policy”. Nuclear power. Kim Jong Un named “Rocketman” by President Donald Trump after the Elton John hit single. Area is slightly larger than Pennsylvania. Population estimate 25.5 Million. Larger than Florida but smaller than Texas. Location: Northeast Asia.