South Korea is exotic, although, however, and modernity. Located in the southern part of the Korean Peninsula.
South Korea is a highly developed country with beautiful scenery, and friendly people. After the Second world war the country became a Republic. The country covers a dense network of canals, rivers and vast areas covered with forests, which cover about 60% of the area of the whole country. The only neighbour of that country is North Korea, which has a much poorer nature. This is mainly due to the warmer climate and great coastline of South Korea.
The history of Korea is rooted in the year 2333 BC. According to the legend, it was then that Dan-gun founded the first Korean Kingdom – Cocoon. From 57 BC 676 lasted the Era of the Three Kingdoms. Three Royal dynasties: Goguryeo, Baekje and Silla then fought for influence over the country. In the end, the latter won. In the X century began the reign of the Koryo dynasty. Its significance is evidenced by the fact that the Cortex is where the name “Korea”. At the time Buddhism became the state religion and greatly influenced both culture and politics. In 1392, General Lee overthrew the Song dynasty with the help of their Chinese allies. That was the beginning of the Joseon dynasty, which ruled until 1910.
The influence of Chinese culture was seen mainly at the expense of Confucianism, which became popular from the late Continue reading
North Korea promised to continue their tests
North Korea announced on Thursday about the “successful start” several missiles, including long range, as part of regular military exercises. Despite the concerns of neighboring States, including Russia, in North Korea found its missile programme “factor of peace and stability” in the region.
“today’s successful launches of missiles this is a regular part of our army military exercises to strengthen the defence power of the sovereign”, – said the representative of the foreign Ministry of the DPRK through the Central Telegraph Agency of Korea (KCNA).
This statement was also stated by South Korean news Agency Renhap.
“Our army will continue missile tests in the framework of strengthening deterrence,” he said.
The representative of the North Korean foreign Ministry rejected the accusations against his country, reminding that North Korea is not bound by any international obligations in the missile area, because it is not a party to the Treaty on limiting the spread of missiles and missile technologies.
“the claim that missile launches conducted on a regular basis by the army, allegedly increased tension in the region and impede progress on the negotiations completely untrue”, – said the representative of the foreign Continue reading
Collected 30 amazing facts about Thailand, which personally I was very surprised. Indeed a mysterious country!
When Fyodor Tyutchev wrote:
Mind Russia not to understand
A common yardstick does not measure:
She has become a very special —
In Russia one can only believe.
not argue with that.
But how, then, can be described Thailand, after such an unusual ppctv. I’m surprised!
And today was surprised to the Internet, then why on Yandex flashed around the phrase news cities of Kyrgyzstan. I wonder what is the reason? Maybe they had something interesting, and I don’t know?
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1. The world’s only king who has a US citizenship — the King of Thailand.
2. Thailand — one of the largest exporters of rice
3. The Thais received the names after 1913, earlier there were only names.
4. The king in Talada, though, and is the patron of all religions, under the Constitution, must be a Buddhist.
5. For long, the Thai alphabet is in second place in the Guinness book of records, after the Khmer alphabet.