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North Korea Issued More Stamps on Nuclear Launch

North Korea has released a set of postage stamps which celebrate a nuclear launch even though the missile broke apart. Officials said the Hwasong-15 intercontinental ballistic missile would be powerful enough to reach the U.S. mainland. But the weapon broke up as it … Continue reading

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North Korea Issued Stamps on Missile Programme

North Korea’s state media announced that the country has issued a new set of stamps to commemorate the testing of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in July. The stamps feature dictator Kim Jong-un as well as the weapons in question, … Continue reading

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North Korea’s Ski Rresort celebrated in Stamps

The multi-million pound Masikryong ski resort completed last year has been honoured in a new collection from North Korea’s stamp bureau. according to the state news agency KCNA. The project was said to be of  special importance to KimJong-un who reportedly … Continue reading

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Cats and Dogs on Stamps

Ever received a letter from North Korea? Probably not, which means you’ve missed out on the animal stamps which started emerging in the 1970s. Philatelists have reported challenges gathering full collections from the DPRK, which range from cuddly cats to … Continue reading

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North Korean Stamps on FIFA World Cup  

North Korea has released a set of postage stamps marking the 2014 Brazil World Cup.The sheet of postage stamps as well as three single commemorative stamps, released by the State Stamp Bureau, carries the images of football players dribbling, tackling … Continue reading

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eBay Ban Stamps and Coins from North Korea

There’s a seller of stamps in the quiet seaside village of Saltdean who’s fallen foul of the North Korean nuclear weapons row.As a stamp seller he’s been banned from selling stamps from North Korea and according to a local  newspaper, received … Continue reading

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New Stamps on London Olympic Games 2012

Tonga Tonga post issued three postage stamps to commemorate Olympic Games LONDON 2012. The stamps features various sport events such as Boxing, athletics and swimming. Date of Issue: 25 June 2012 North Korea North Korea Post issued four postage stamps to … Continue reading

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North Korea Issued Stamps in Honour of Kim Jong Il

Commemorative Postage stamps have been released in honour of Kim Jong Il. On the left he appears with his son Kim Jong Un with \’ comrade Kim Jong Il will always be with us\’ above and (right) he appears alone … Continue reading

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North Korea Released Stamps on Kim Jong Il’s Visit to Russian Federation

The DPRK (North Korea)  issued new three sheets in commemoration of leader Kim Jong Il’s August visit to Siberian and Far Eastern regions of the Russian Federation.Seen in the upper part of the stamps are inscriptions “Commemoration of Leader Kim Jong … Continue reading

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