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The Arch of Triumph is an arch situated in central Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, as a momument to the Korean struggle against Japanese occupation from 1905-1945. It is somewhat comparative to the French one, but it is claimed to be the largest of its kind in the world.

The Arch was built in 1982 as part of a construction boom on the 70th birthday of Kim Il-Sung. each of its 25,500 blocks of dressed white granite used to build the structure represents a day of his life up to that point

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This article is part of a series on Pyongyang


Places: Arch of Triumph- Arch of Reunification- Grand People's Study House- Juche Tower- Kim Il-Sung Square- Kumusan Palace of the Sun- Mansu Grand Hill Monument- Mansudae Art Studio- Mangyongdae native house- Pyongyang Metro- Pyongyang Railway Station- Pyongyang Zoo- Reunification Street- Ryomyong Street- Revolutionary Martyr's Cemetery- Science Street- Taedong River Victorious Fatherland Liberation War Museum- Yanggakdo Island
Hotels: Yanggakdo international hotel- Koryo Hotel- Sosan Hotel- Ryugyong Hotel (unfinished)

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