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South Korea

1948

the republic of korea, usually called South Korea, was established.

The Korean War

June 1950

North Korean forces swept across the 38th parallel in a suprise attack on South Korea.

Macarthur's counterattack

september 1950

his troops made a suprise amphibious landing behind enemy lines at Inchon, on Korea's west coast.

september to october 1950

sep 1950 - october 1950

un troops under macArthur land st inchon and move nortg from pusan.

the chinese fight back

november 1950

300000 chinsese troops joined the war on the side of North Korea.

settling for stalemate

july 1951

the opposite sides reached agreement on two point.The location of the cease fire linen at the existing battle line and the estahblishment of a demilitarized zone between the opposite sides.