Sep 12, 2016 · North Korea usually projects itself to the world as a fully functioning worker’s paradise. But a recent admission of severe flooding in the hermit kingdom prove otherwise.
The torrential rains and flooding are the biggest natural disaster to strike North Korea since Kim Jong Un took over in December 2011 after the death of his father, Kim Jong Il.
Flooding in North Korea in August 2007 caused extensive damage and loss of life. The flooding affected most of the southern half of the country including the capital …
Date: August 15–31, 2007
Severe floods have been affecting North and South Hwanghae provinces in North Korea since late August, 2018, according to the UN. Kangwon province has also been affected according to other reports· “In both (North and South Hwanghae) provinces there are 76 reported deaths, and 75 people missing.
The South Korean newspaper Chosun Ilbo identified in a report Tuesday a flood of North Korean propaganda videos appearing on YouTube.
The floods which hit North Korea in the summer of 2012 were so devastating that the country is still suffering today. The ongoing problem has affected a lot of the… Read Full Article
The flooding, triggered by the recent Typhoon Lionrock, comes as North Korea faces global anger for conducting its fifth nuclear test. Friday’s detonation, believed to be the North’s biggest test so far, is expected to lead to a tightening of sanctions. The worst flooding is …
Sep 15, 2016 · After North Korea Flooding, Relief Agencies Help Tens of Thousands Image The damage caused by heavy flooding of the Tumen River in North Hamgyong Province, North Korea.
North Korea. Pyongyang is the capital and largest city. To the north and northwest, the country is bordered by China and by Russia along the Amnok (known as the Yalu in Chinese) and Tumen rivers; it is bordered to the south by South Korea, with the heavily fortified Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the two.
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YONSA, North Korea — It has suffered the worst natural disaster in its history but North Korea blowing its trumpet of revolutionary socialism and trying to turn catastrophe into triumph.
Sep 13, 2016 · Kristie Lu Stout speaks to Chris Staines of the Red Cross in Pyongyang about North Korea’s deadly floods.
Sep 14, 2016 · Seoul (AFP) – Floods in North Korea that have left hundreds dead or missing are the “worst disaster” to hit the country since World War II, state media said on Wednesday.
September 26, 2016 Flooding disaster in North Korea: How rare is it for the country to accept outside relief?