Mansudae Assembly Hall

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Mansudae Assembly Hall
Mansudae Assembly Hall.JPG
The east side view of the Mansudae Assembly Hall
Mansudae Assembly Hall is located in Pyongyang
Mansudae Assembly Hall
Location in Pyongyang
General information
Town or city Pyongyang
Country North Korea
Coordinates 39°01′43″N 125°44′58″E / 39.02861°N 125.74944°E / 39.02861; 125.74944
Current tenants Supreme People's Assembly
Completed October 1984[1]
Owner North Korean Government
Technical details
Floor area 45,000 square metres (480,000 sq ft)
Other information
Seating capacity 2,000[1]
Number of rooms 200+[1]

The Mansudae Assembly Hall is the seat of the Supreme People's Assembly, the unicameral legislature of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.[2][3] It is located in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang and sits adjacent to the Korean Revolution Museum.

Facilities include a main meeting hall covering an area of 4,300 square meters with 2,000 seats for parliament members as well as a simultaneous interpretation system in the hall which has the capacity of translating 10 foreign languages at a time.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Backgrounder: DPRK's Mansudae Assembly Hall". Xinhua News Agency. 27 September 2010. Retrieved 4 August 2015. 
  2. Seol Song Ah (22 April 2015). "Inside North Korea's Supreme People's Assembly". The Guardian. Retrieved 4 August 2015. 
  3. "North Korea parliament meet watched for policy, personnel change". The Daily Mail. 9 April 2015. Retrieved 4 August 2015.