Motto 홍익인간 (Korean) ("Benefit Broadly the Human World")
Pyongnyang, Busan, Incheon
Ethnic Groups main
Korean National Assembly
August 15, 1948
from Japanese Empire
September 2, 1945
Korea, or officially the Republic of Korea, is an APTO-member nation in northeast Asia, which owns the entirety of the Korean Peninsula. The the north of the Republic is an 880 mile border with the People's Republic of China, which contains parts of the Yalu and Tumen Rivers. The Republic is the result of both World War II and the Korean War, or 6-2-5 Upheaval as the Koreans call the war.
The name "Korea" comes from the Goryeo Dynasty, which ruled over the Korean Peninsula from ____ to ____.
Government and Politics
The Korean economy is one of the strongest in Asia, alongside the other Asian Tigers, which includes Japan, the Republic of China, Indonesia, and Hong Kong.