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Yami-dong Destination Guide

Delve into Yami-dong in North Korea!

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Yami-dong in the region of Hwanghae-namdo is a city in North Korea - some 72 mi (or 116 km) South-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Yami-dong

Current time in Yami-dong is now 07:06 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Daegu, Seoul, Gwangju, Incheon or Arangp'o. While being here, make sure to check out Yongyon, Yesong-dong, Yami-dong, Tonggil-tong, Tongbyong-dong and P'yongch'ol-li as well. 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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Videos

American Students Tour North Korea

05:14 min ( December 11, 2012 by Alun Hill)
Views: 252 - Rating: 5/5

Groups of students from the USA, Russia, Vietnam, Mongolia and China were offered "all expenses paid" trips to see the real, modern day, North Korea. Many American parents were, sadly, too scared to s...

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Interesting facts about this location

Ryongyon County

Ryongyŏn County is a county in western South Hwanghae province, North Korea. Its Yellow Sea coast is known for its natural beauty and as an important habitat for plants and birds. Ryongyŏn was the first place in which Protestant Christianity was established in Korea, in the late 19th Century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.23, 124.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Counties of South Hwanghae

Kwail Airport

Kwail Airport is an airport in Kwail, Hwanghae-namdo, North Korea.

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Located at 38.23, 124.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Airports in North Korea

Korean People's Air Force

The Korean People's Army Air Force,, is the name of the unified aviation forces of North Korea. The KPAF is the second-largest branch of the Korean People's Army with an estimated 110,000 personnel. It possesses between 1,600 and 1,700 aircraft of different types, mostly of Soviet and Chinese origin. Its primary task is to defend North Korean airspace. When the People's Army was formed up with Soviet help, the aviation unit became its air force branch on August 20, 1947.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 38.23, 124.91 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Air forces by country, Aviation in North Korea, Military of North Korea, Military units and formations established in 1947