Welcome to the forum!
I absolutely love my Nexus 4 which is made in Korea. Unless you have to use Verizon or Sprint I don't think you can go wrong with a Nexus 4 (when they are back in stock again)
"Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!"
-Patrick Henry, March 23, 1775