North Korea parents directed to name children ‘bomb’, ‘satellite’ or face penalty. Here's why2 min read . Updated: 05 Dec 2022, 04:31 PM IST
- The North Korean authorities have asked parents to name their children Pok Il (bomb), Chung Sim (loyalty) and Ui Song (satellite), among others. According to them these names evoke patriotism for the country.
North Korea is of the belief that the names used by children in the Kim Jong-Un led country is cracking down on parents for using affectionate names for their children. The North Korean government has asked parents to use patriotic names for their children, according to a report by The Mirror.
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