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8 April 2013

Find the North Korean Embassy

Ealing's leafy Gunnersbury Avenue is perhaps not a place you would expect to find on the front line of world diplomacy, but as the situation of British diplomats in Pyongyang begins to look increasingly uncertain, the people at Number 73 might also be in a flap, for this is the home of the North Korean Embassy in London.


Perhaps we might have expected to find something a little more Stalinist and and grey than the seven-bedroom bay-windowed 1920s semi which we are told stands on the street where Sid James grew up, but then the North Koreans have always been an unpredictable bunch.

For more, see http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2305072/London-semi-North-Korean-Supreme-leaders-man-keeps-watch--The-X-Factor.html

^Picture © Mark Hillary used under a Creative Commons license^

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