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North Korea is one of the most secretive countries in the world Its people and government are extremely isolated from the rest of the world A select few at most are only able to come in and see the inside of this hidden world all of its own North Korea has about 120540 square kilometers in its boundaries This is about the size of Mississippi so it is not very larger at all It has a population of 22912177 most of which have no connection with the outside world and hate Americans with a very scary and dangerous passion The government is Communist with a one man dictator The current leader Kim Jong il has been the leader since his fathers death in 1994 He was officially announced Kim Sung ils predecessor in 1980 and took the position without opposition He inherited a very mismanaged economy that has been falling for many decades The people of North Korea are very poor and very hungry The nation is dealing with its eleventh year of a food shortage due to lack of arable land farming techniques and constant shortages of fertilizers and fuel The country has always spent the surplus of their money on the military and weapons of mass destruction research One of the most major events that is known about North Korea is the Korean War In early 1949 Kim Sung il was very obvious that he wanted to take South Korea over He expanded the army rapidly and started bond drives began to amass the necessary funds topurchase Soviet weaponry The thirty-eighth parallel was the dividing line between North and South Korea and soon border incidents began breaking out Neither Seoul capital of South Korea nor Pyongyang recognized the parallel as a permanent and legitimate boundary Although many of the aspects of the Korean War remain murky it seems that the beginning of the war in June 1950 was mainly Kims decision When the
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