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Uijin-dong Destination Guide

Explore Uijin-dong in North Korea.

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Uijin-dong in the region of Chagang-do is a town in North Korea - some 140 mi (or 225 km) North of Pyongyang, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Uijin-dong is now 10:15 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Seoul, Incheon, Pyongyang, Hamhung, Hepingjie or Kokha. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Korea archaeological

05:52 min ( July 29, 2009 by Tomas U)
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Korea archaeological in Iksan-City , Janrabuk-Do

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Interesting facts about this location


Kanggye is the provincial capital of Chagang, North Korea and has a population of 209,000. Because of its strategic importance, derived from its topography, it has been of military interest from the time of the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910).

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Located at 40.98, 126.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Chagang


Koguryo was an ancient Korean kingdom located in the present-day northern and central parts of the Korean Peninsula, Manchuria, and southern reaches of Russia's Primorsky Krai. Along with Baekje and Silla, Goguryeo was one of the Three Kingdoms of Korea. Goguryeo was an active participant in the power struggle for control of the Korean peninsula and was also associated with the foreign affairs of neighboring polities in China and Japan.

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Located at 40.98, 126.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:1st-millennium BC establishments, 668 disestablishments, Former countries in East Asia, Former countries in Korean history, Former empires, Goguryeo, History of Korea, States and territories established in 37 BC

Manpo Airport

Manpo Airport is an airport near Manpo, Chagang Province, North Korea.

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Located at 40.98, 126.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea, Chagang Province


Manp'o is a city of northwestern Chagang Province, North Korea. As of 2008, it had an estimated population of 116,760. It looks across the border to the city of Ji'an, Jilin province, China.

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Located at 40.98, 126.5 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:China–North Korea border crossings, Cities in Chagang