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Transcript of Korean war
What countries were involved?
The countries involved were North Korea, South Korea, China, Soviet Union, USA, and Australia.
What was the outcome of the war?
Who were the historical personalities involved and their roles?
Syngman Rhee, the first president of South Korea, boasted that he was going to attack North Korea. That gave North Korea an excuse to attack. North Korea communist army crossed the 38th parallel line. Kim II-Sung's armed with Soviet Union's arsenal, attacked and overran South Korea. United States who feared the spread of communism, helped aid the South Korea. With these actions taking place, the Korean War began.
What were the reasons the war started?
33,600 American, 16,000 UN allied, 415,000 South Korean, 900,000 chinese and 520,000 North Korean casualties. The war was a stalemate, no one dominated the other and both countries stayed divided.
U.S. Secretary of State Dean Acheson, the anti-communist dictator Syngman Rhee, American President Harry Truman, General Douglas MacArthur,Chinese leader Mao Zedong.
How long did the war last?
How many casualties were there?
There was 5 million casualties.
Which American president was involved in this war?
U.S. President Harry S. Truman
What is the 38th parallel?
The 38th parallel north is a circle of latitude that is 38 degrees north of the Earth's equatorial plane. It crosses Europe, the Mediterranean Sea, Asia, the Pacific Ocean, North America, and the Atlantic Ocean
Who was the South Korean president?
The war started in 1950 and ended in 1953. The war lasted for 3 years.
Syngman Rhee was elected president during the Korean War.
Who was the North Korean Communist leader?
Kim II-sung was the North Korean Communist leader.
1. What were the reasons the war started?
2. What countries were involved?
3. What was the outcome of the war?
4. Who were the historical personalities involved and their role?
5.What was the outcome of the war?
6.Who were the historical personalities involved and their roles?
7.How long did the war last?
8.How many casualties were there?
9.Which American president was involved in this war?
10.What is the 38th parallel?
11.Who was the South Korean president?
12.Who was the North Korean Communist leader?