P'yŏngyang, with about 2,750,000 inhabitants, is the capital city of . It is on the Taedong River in the southwest of the country. Pyongyang is the capital city of North Korea, as well as its "showcase city" where people have a markedly higher standard of living than elsewhere in the country.

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English: P'yŏngyang-si, English: P'yŏngyang, English: Pyongyang-si, French: P'yŏngyang, German: Pjöngjang, Italian: Pyongyang, Korean: 평양, Korean: 평양시, Korean: 평양직할시, Portuguese: Pionguiangue, Portuguese: Pyongyang, Spanish: Pionyang, Heijō-fu, Hēzyō

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