North Korea launches elaborate new project to build 10,000 homes in capital

North Korea officially opened construction on another street of ornate skyscrapers on Saturday to address the “housing problems” of 10,000 Pyongyang residents, according to state mediapart of a wider plan launched last year to build 50,000 homes in the capital by the end of 2025.

DPRK leader Kim Jong Un tells thousands of workers gathered at an inauguration ceremony that they must overcome ‘growing economic difficulties’ and take pride in helping build a ‘bright socialist future’ , according to the newspaper. Rodong Sinmoun.