History With North Korea

Events

After WWII the Korean peninsula splits into two, Communist & South

Approx. 1945

North Korea pushed down and almost completely takes control of South Korea before the US come in and push back up almost all the way. Then China comes in and pushes back down

1950

It is back to where we started cut in the middle

1953

Rapid industrial growth in North Korea

1960 - 1969

North Korea goes into a severe economic crisis

1991

North Korea made a deal with the US that they agreed to freeze and ultimately dismantle its nuclear program in exchange for goods

1994

North Korea crosses demilitarized zone

1996

The North Koreans land their submarine in South Korea to spy on the naval installations

1996

North Korea fires a multistage and long-range rocket that lands in the Pacific Ocean

1998

George W. Bush labels North Korea, Iraq, and Iran as “axis of evil”

2002