North Korea is located in Asia.
The official ISO 3166 code for North Korea is:
Facts about the flag:
The red star is a traditional symbol of socialism and communism. The two blue stripes of the flag represent the population's pursuit of peace, while the red is the color of socialism.
White is Korea's national color, it stands for dignity and represents the purity of the Korean ideal and its national sovereignty. The white-colored circle links to the yin and yang symbol.
The colors in the current flag were included in the previous one. When the country was divided and North Korea became communist in 1948, they made a combination of the original Korean colors with the star to label just communism and socialism.
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