The Unreached Peoples Prayer Profiles
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea is known internationally as North
Korea. It is separated from the ethnically identical South Korea by a
military demarcation zone. Until World War II, Korea was occupied by Japan.
After the war, at the insistence of the USSR, Korea was partitioned into a
communist North and democratic South. Ever since the stalemate of the
Korean War of 1950-1953, North Korea has constanly threatend another war
against the South. By 1993 attempts to become a nuclear power, the
end of aid from China and the USSR, and the heavy costs of
militarization had caused North Korea's economy to near collapse. Widespread
|For further information and specific prayer points for North Korea,
look up the book
"Operation World" by Patrick Johnstone.