U.S. Marines’ Portable Helicopters Were Too Crazy to Survive
Hiller Rotorcycles could fit inside an SUV — but weren’t fit for service
South Korea credits Trump for talks with North - CNN
South Korea's foreign minister has said she believes President Donald Trump is largely responsible for bringing North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to the negotiating table.
North And South Korea Make History, Agree To Denuclearization
Kim Jong Un begins 'writing a new history' as the first North Korean leader to visit the South. “There will be no more war on the Korean peninsula and thus a new era of peace has begun,” said a joint ...
South Korea: Propaganda Broadcasts At North To Resume
The South Korean military has warned North Korea of a "harsh" response to a land mine blast that seriously wounded two South Korean soldiers last week. South Korea says it will resume broadcasting pro...
Korean Demilitarized Zone
The Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ; Hangul: 한반도 비무장지대; hanja: 韓半島非武裝地帶) is a strip of land running across the Korean Peninsula; it was established at the end of the Korean War to serve as ...
Korean Demilitarized Zone - Wikipedia
Liancourt Rocks
The Liancourt Rocks, also known as Dokdo or Tokto ([tokt͈o]; Hangul: 독도; hanja: 獨島, literally solitary island) in Korean, and Takeshima (竹島/たけしま, literally bamboo island) in Japanese, ...
Liancourt Rocks - Wikipedia
U.S. Marines’ Portable Helicopters Were Too Crazy to Survive
Hiller Rotorcycles could fit inside an SUV — but weren’t fit for service
Korea under Japanese rule
Korea under Japanese rule is the culmination of a process that began with the Japan–Korea Treaty of 1876, whereby a complex coalition of Meiji government, military, and business officials sought to in...
Korea under Japanese rule - Wikipedia
Soviet invasion of Manchuria (1945)
The Manchurian Strategic Offensive Operation (Манчжурская стратегическая наступательная операция, lit. Manchzhurskaya Strategicheskaya Nastupatelnaya Operaciya) began on 9 August 1945, with the Soviet...
Soviet invasion of Manchuria (1945) - Wikipedia
People's Republic of Korea
The People's Republic of Korea (PRK) was a short-lived provisional government that was organized with the aim to take over control of Korea shortly after the Surrender of the Empire of Japan at the en...
Tsushima Island dispute
The Tsushima Island dispute concerns a territorial issue about Tsushima Island, a large island in the Sea of Japan between the Korean peninsula and the island of Kyushu. The island is known as the Da...
Tsushima Island dispute - Wikipedia
United States Army Military Government in Korea
The United States Army Military Government in Korea (USAMGIK; Korean: 재조선미육군사령부군정청 Jaejoseonmiyuggunsalyeongbugunjeongcheong; Hanja: 在朝鮮美陸軍司令部軍政廳 Jaejoseonmilyuggunsalyeongbugunjeongcheong), was the o...
United States Army Military Government in Korea - Wikipedia
Provisional People's Committee for North Korea
The Provisional People’s Committee for North Korea (Chosongul: 북조선림시인민위원회) was the official name of the provisional government governing the northern portion of the Korean Peninsula following its post...
Provisional People's Committee for North Korea - Wikipedia
Kijong-dong
Kijŏngdong, Kijŏng-dong or Kijŏng tong is a village in P'yŏnghwa-ri (Chosŏn'gŭl: 평화리; hancha: 平和里), Kaesong-si, North Korea. It is situated in the North's half of the Korean Demilitarized ...
Kijong-dong - Wikipedia
Report of Van Fleet Mission to Far East
The Report of Van Fleet Mission to the Far East is a secret report drafted by James Van Fleet, a US special mission ambassador, after a round of visits to South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and the Philippin...
Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission
The Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission (NNSC) was established by the Korean Armistice Agreement signed July 27, 1953, declaring an armistice in the Korean War. It is, with the Military Armistice C...
Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission - Wikipedia
Parangdo
Parangdo (Hangul: 파랑도; hanja: 波浪島), literally Parang Island may refer to:
Parangdo - Wikipedia
Camp Bonifas
Camp Bonifas was a United Nations Command military post located 400 meters south of the southern boundary of the Korean Demilitarized Zone. It was 2,400 meters south of the military demarcation line a...
Camp Bonifas - Wikipedia
Division of Korea
The division of Korea into South Korea and North Korea was the result of the 1945 Allied victory in World War II, ending the Empire of Japan's 35-year colonial rule of Korea by General Order No. ...
Division of Korea - Wikipedia
Korean maritime border incidents
Korean maritime border incidents, sometimes referred to as the Crab Wars, are a series of military clashes between North Korea and South Korea in the Yellow Sea (aka West Sea) off the west coast of th...
Korean maritime border incidents - Wikipedia
Dai Ichi Daihoumaru Ship case
The Dai Ichi Daihoumaru Ship Incident (第一大邦丸事件 [Dai Ichi Daihoumaru jiken] refers to an incident where the South Korean Coast Guard shot and killed Seto Jujiro (瀬戸 重次郎), the head fisherman of the Japa...
Bridge of No Return
126°40′14.15″E / 37.9561250°N 126.6705972°E / 37.9561250; 126.6705972Located in the Joint Security Area (JSA), the so-called "Bridge of No Return" crosses the Military Demarca...
Bridge of No Return - Wikipedia
Joint Security Area (film)
Joint Security Area (Korean: 공동경비구역 JSA) is a 2000 South Korean mystery thriller film starring Lee Young-ae, Lee Byung-hun and Song Kang-ho. It was directed by Park Chan-wook and is based on the ...
Joint Security Area (film) - Wikipedia
Battle of Daecheong
The Battle of Daecheong was a skirmish between the South Korean and North Korean navies near the Northern Limit Line (NLL) on 10 November 2009 off Daecheong Island. A patrol boat from the northern Dem...
Socotra Rock
125°10′56.81″E / 32.1229528°N 125.1824472°E / 32.1229528; 125.1824472Socotra Rock, also known as Ieodo (Hangul: 이어도; hanja: 離於島; MR: Iŏdo) or sometimes Par...
Socotra Rock - Wikipedia
An Yong-bok
An Yong-bok (fl. 1692 - 1697) was a Korean fisherman in 17th century of Joseon Dynasty famous for his travels to Japan. His activities were instrumental in determining fishery rights in the waters of ...
Major Henderson incident
The Major Henderson incident occurred on June 30, 1975. A dozen North Korean guards and reporters assaulted US Army Major W. D. Henderson, a United Nations Command (UNC) security officer in the Joint...