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Naenara (Chosŏn'gŭl내나라; lit. my nation)[1] is the official web portal of the North Korean government.[3] The portal's categories include politics, tourism, music, foreign trade, arts, press, IT Industries, history, and "Korea is One".[4]

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Type of site
Web portal
Available in English, Korean, French, Spanish, Russian, German, Chinese, Japanese and Arabic[1]
Owner Korea Computer Center[1]
Created by Foreign Languages Publishing House[2]
Alexa rank 10,225,633 (Global, January 2015)
Commercial No
Registration None
Current status Online

The website carries publications such as The Pyongyang Times, The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (ko) magazine, Korea Today magazine and Foreign Trade magazine along with Korean Central News Agency news.[1]

South Korean users' access to the site has been blocked by South Korean authorities since 2011[5] and as of 17 July 2014 the website remained blocked.[6]

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  1. ^ a b c d "Naenara". North Korea Tech. March 12, 2012. Retrieved January 11, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Naenara". Foreign Languages Publishing House. 2017. Retrieved 16 May 2017. 
  3. ^ Weiser, Martin (31 October 2016). "On Reading North Korean Media: The Curse of the Web". Sino-NK. Retrieved 23 July 2017. 
  4. ^ "Korea Is One". 
  5. ^ Martyn Williams (January 14, 2011). "South Korea steps up blocking of DPRK sites". North Korea Tech. Retrieved January 11, 2015. 
  6. ^ "The North Korean Website List". North Korea Tech. July 17, 2014. Retrieved January 11, 2015. 

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