north korea vs south korea


Korean war begins

June 25, 1950

The Korea Armistice Agreement signed by UN Forces, North Korea, and China

July 27, 1953

North Korea hires Commandos to kill the South Korean president Park Chung-hee.

January, 1968

North Korea blows up a South Korea civilian airliner, that killed 115 victims.

November 29, 1987

North korea and South Korea become members of the United Nations.


North Korea allows inspections by the International Atomic Energy Agency


Kim Il-Sung dies.


North Korea test-fires missiles.

July 2006

Public out cry insures after North Korea’s nuclear test.

October 9, 2006

South Korean president Roh Mu-Hyun and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il meet..

October 2007