KEDO subsequently identified Sinpo
as the LWR project site and held a groundbreaking ceremony in August 1997.
Currently, 200 North Koreans and about 700 South Koreans work at the construction site in Sinpo
, South Hamgyong Province, about 250 kilometers northeast of Pyongyang.
The reactors will be built in Sinpo
, a remote seaside village in North Korea's South Hamkyong Province.