SOUTH KOREA

Name:Korea (Republic of Korea)
Local name (Korean):한국 (대한민국)
Bordering countries:Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Status:sovereign state
Surface:98.5 ths. sq. km
Population (2003):50 137 ths.
Capital: (서울)
Official language:Korean

Current national symbols

Historical symbols:
Kingdom of Korea (until 1910)
Japanese Korea (1910-1945)
Republic of Korea (since 1948)

United Korean Olympic team 2000-2004



North Korea

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