|Republic of Korea |
대한민국Timeline: Scotland says "Yes"
OTL equivalent: South Korea
"홍익인간" (Korean) (de facto)
"Benefit broadly in the human world/Devotion to the Welfare of Humanity"
Aegukga "애국가" (Korean) (de facto)
|Other cities||Daegu, Busan, Incheon|
|Demonym||South Korean, Korean|
|Government||Unitary presidential constitutional republic|
|-||Prime Minister||Hwang Kyo-ahn|
|-||Speaker of the National Assembly||Chung Sye-kyun|
|-||Chief Justice||Yang Sung-tae|
|-||First Republic||August 15, 1948|
|-||Current constitution||October 1987|
|Currency||South Korean Won|
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea, is a democratic state located south of the 38th Parallel of the Korean Peninsula. It shares its only land border with North Korea, and maritime borders with Japan and China. Unlike its totalitarian northern neighbor, South Korea is economically prosperous.