Edition of the Washington Post, citing North Korean media reports that in recent months, in the Wake of the confrontation with the United States, in the army of the DPRK has recorded 4.7 million recruits. Of them, reportedly, 1.2 million women.
According to some estimates, before the army of North Korea had more than 1.8 million people. If all details are correct, the North Korean armed forces have become today the most numerous in the world. For comparison, the army of China, considered the largest in the world, consists of 2.37 million soldiers.