|Democratic People's Republic of Korea|
|Government:||Juche Socialist Republic|
|Head of State:||Kim Jong-il|
|Established:||March 1, 1919|
|UN Member State|
It is officially called Democratic People's Republic of Korea. It is a state in the east of Asia, and is the northern part of the Korean Peninsula which comprises North Korea and South Korea.
The Korean War was a military conflict between the South Korea, supported by the United Nations, and the North Korea, supported by the China and the Soviet Union. This is the most famous war in the history of Korea, as this is the war that divided the two nations, following World War II.