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Yangso-ri Destination Guide

Discover Yangso-ri in North Korea!

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Yangso-ri in the region of P'yŏngan-bukto is a town located in North Korea - some 98 mi (or 158 km) North-West of Pyongyang, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Yangso-ri

Local time in Yangso-ri is now 05:40 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Pyongyang" with an UTC offset of 9 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Daejeon, Seoul, Incheon, Yangso-ri, Soho or Tongsang-dong. When in this area, you might want to check out Yongyol-li, Yongsong-ni, Yongch'on, Yongamp'o-rodongjagu, Songhal-li and Xinxili as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Videos

Where the Hell is Matt? 2012 Teaser

00:26 min ( June 14, 2012 by mattharding2718)
Views: 144,943 - Rating: 4.92993/5

There's an all new Where the Hell is Matt video for 2012 coming on Wednesday, June 20th. Watch it here: www.wherethehellismatt.com

Liberation of Khmer Krom land

04:26 min ( June 26, 2009 by DENGZAOPING)
Views: 33,301 - Rating: 4.03448/5

Vietnam asks China to liberate two islands, but yet they have taken over and brutally treated the Khmer Krom people. The land belonged to Cambodia for thousand of years. HCM city was called Prey nokor...


Bridge to No Where: Sinuiju North Korea...

03:20 min ( July 20, 2009 by Caitlin Schultz)
Views: 2,689 - Rating: 4/5

Welcome to Sinuiju, North Korea. No one can enter, no one can leave. It's like a forgotten city on the banks of the Yalu River, opposite Dandong, China. I can't ever forget what I saw there. A Rotterd...

China adventure / Dandong Airport

00:38 min ( June 29, 2009 by Maolong Chen)
Views: 2,468 - Rating: 4/5

,,. 2009,,!!!


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Interesting facts about this location

Ryongchon disaster

The Ryongchŏn disaster was a train disaster that occurred in the town of Ryongchŏn, North Korea, near the border with the People's Republic of China on April 22, 2004, at 39 58' 58.60"N 124 27' 32.18"E. The disaster occurred when flammable cargo exploded at Ryongchon Station at around 13:00 local time. The news was released by South Korean media outlets, which reported that up to 3,000 people had been killed or injured in the blast and subsequent fires.

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Located at 40.01, 124.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:2004 in North Korea, 21st-century explosions, Explosions in North Korea, Railway accidents in 2004, Railway accidents in North Korea, Ryongchon

Ryongchon County

Ryongch'ŏn County is a kun (county) in North P'yǒngan Province, North Korea, at the mouth of the Yalu River. The county seat is Ryongchŏn-ŭp, about 20 kilometers from the border with China. The area has a reported population of 27,000 and is a center of chemical and metalworking production.

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Located at 40.01, 124.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Counties of North Pyongan, Ryongchon

Sinuiju Special Administrative Region

Sinŭiju Special Administrative Region is a special administrative region (SAR) of North Korea proclaimed in 2002 (but have not put into de facto operation till now), on the border with China. It was established in September 2002 in an area including parts of Sinŭiju and the surrounding area, in an attempt to introduce market economics, and is directly governed as in the case of "Directly Governed Cities".

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Located at 40.01, 124.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Directly Governed Cities and Special Administrative Regions of North Korea, Sinuiju

Sinuiju

Sinŭiju (Shinŭiju-si) is a city in North Korea, neighboring with Dandong City, China via international border and is the capital of North Pyeongan Province. Part of the city is included in the Sinŭiju Special Administrative Region, which was established in 2002 to experiment with introducing a market economy.

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Located at 40.01, 124.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:China–North Korea border crossings, Cities in North Pyongan, Port cities and towns in North Korea, Sinuiju

Sino-Korean Friendship Bridge

The Sino-Korea, Sino-Korean, or China-North Korea Friendship Bridge (renamed from Yalu River Bridge in 1990) connects the cities of Dandong, China and Sinŭiju, North Korea, along the China-North Korea border. It was constructed by the imperial Japanese between April 1937 and May 1943, during their occupation of Korea and Manchukuo, to span the Yalu River. One of the few ways to enter or leave North Korea, it carries automobile and rail traffic. Pedestrians are not allowed to cross.

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Located at 40.01, 124.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:AAAA-rated tourist attractions, Bridges completed in 1943, Bridges in China, Bridges in North Korea, Buildings and structures in Dandong, Buildings and structures in Liaoning, China–North Korea border crossings, International bridges, Road-rail bridges, Transport in Liaoning