Korean War Timeline

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Korean War Timeline (1950-1953)

Date
Venue
Description
March, 1950
Stalin agrees to invade North Korea
Kim Il Sung ask permission to invade North Korea to Stalin. Stalin approves the permission. Stalin believe that US take part in Korea.
June 25, 1950
North Korea invades South Korea
North Korea get permission from Russia to invade South Korea. North Korea continues to invade until the capital city, Seoul. North Korea doesn’t have strong army
June 25, 1950
President of North Korea executes 100,000 people.
Syngman Rhee is worried that South Korea will join the communists, so he orders to kill 100,000 people that is possible to join communist.
June 27, 1950
The United States of America started to take part in the Korean War.
President Harry S. Truman sends troops to join the Korean War. US and the United Nations take involve in the Korean war to stop communism from spreading.
June 28, 1950
Seoul is under attack
North Korean troops capture the capital city of North Korea.
July 4, 1950
The US Troops are defeated in Osan
Surprisingly that the US troops are force to be defeated by the North Korean troops by the North Korean Army.
September 15, 1950
The United States claim a victory in Inchon
Douglas MacArthur leads troops to invade South Korea at the city of Inchon. United Nations troops go to Seoul and take it back from North Korea
October 20, 1950
The US army reached the capital of North Korea
US troops push their way into Pyongyang. Soldiers believe that war will soon over.
October, 1950
China take part in the war
China helps the North Korea and take huge victories like pushing back North Korea and US troops back across the 38th parallel.
November 24, 1950
Home by Christmas
General MacArthur orders the UN troops to move to Yalu River. UN troops are expected to be home by Chirstmas, but surprisingly 180,000 Chinese troops attacked them and force the UN troops to retreat.
February 1, 1951
Peace talks begin
Peace talks took 2 years as the war still continues.
April 1954

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