This Is What North Korea Looks Like at Night

How bad is the basic infrastructure in the country of North Korea under the dictatorship of Kim Jong un? The picture below, taken from the International Space Station, shows a nation literally covered in almost complete darkness. Aside from the illuminated capital city of Pyongyang—where the government’s offices are located—there seems to be no electricity in the majority of the country. By comparison, the entire regions of China and South Korea (which border the reclusive nation) appear to be glowing …

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