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UK and North Korea

Our mission

We develop and maintain relations between the UK and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). Our policy is one of critical engagement - making clear the views of the UK and the international community on the DPRK’s nuclear weapons programme and proliferation activities and on its human rights record. We encourage the DPRK to understand and work with the outside world through educational and cultural exchanges.


British Embassy Pyongyang

The British Embassy in Pyongyang supports British interests in the DPRK.

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British Embassy Pyongyang

Munsu-Dong Compound,,
Democratic People's Republic of Korea

North Korea

Opening hours:
Monday to Thursday - 9.00am to 6.00pm (local time);
Friday - 9.00am to 1.00pm (local time)

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