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North Korea Is Creating Its Own Time Zone

Pyongyang Standard Time, as it were, will be 12 and a half hours ahead of the Eastern United States — 30 minutes behind Japan Standard Time, which both Koreas have used since Japan colonized the Korean Peninsula in 1910. More From The Brief: #FullNewsAudioAvailable


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