North Korea is
the world's only nation
to currently have
North Korean archaeologists announced the world in 2012 they "discovered" lair of the UNICORN ridden by legendary King Tongmyung 2000 years ago.
North Korea has
51 "Social Categories"
ranked by their
In 1974, Kim Il-sung took 1,000 Volvo sedans from Sweden to North Korea and never paid for them.
North Korea holds elections every 5 years in which the ballots list only one candidate.
to North Korea
In 1953, a North Korean fighter pilot defected to South Korea with his MiG-15 and was rewarded with US$100,000 by the U.S.
When a single anti Kim Jong Il graffiti was found in Pyongyang, North Korea, in 2011, they locked down the entire city for 3 days.
It is mandatory for all North Koreans to vote, even though there is only one candidate for each office on the ballot.
When a North Korean merchant vessel was attacked by Somali pirates in 2007, an American destroyer came to their aid. This event led to rare pro U.S. statements from the North Korean media.