February 06, 2023

North Korea prepares to open newest skyscraper street as deadline nears: Imagery

Pyongyang may hope to celebrate successful mega-project in wake of major construction delays in recent years

This article is the first in a series about progress on major construction projects around North Korea in 2021, and focuses on the capital, Pyongyang.

North Korea appears set to celebrate the completion of a new skyscraper street project and a smaller elite residential project in Pyongyang in the coming weeks, according to NK News analysis of satellite imagery, as workers have paved most roads and begun to clear out of temporary camps.