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Korean Craziness

Dr_Zinj Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 8:53 AM
Time to pull that big stick out. Mr Kim is going to attack, then wait to see what happens. If we don't swat him hard, he's going to go all out to take the South.
Kepha Wrote: Apr 05, 2013 11:10 PM
I suspect that Kim Jong-un may be in for a very rude surprise from the South Koreans.
WASHINGTON -- On Sunday, June 25, 1950, the Korean People's Army attacked across the 38th parallel, captured Seoul -- capital of the Republic of Korea -- and began driving south. The battered South Korean army and their U.S. military advisers quickly were pushed into the "Pusan Perimeter" on the southern tip of the peninsula -- and U.S. President Harry Truman took the case to the United Nations Security Council.

American leadership and the absence of the Soviet ambassador resulted in swift passage of Security Council Resolution 84. The measure -- perhaps the last time in history that the U.N. acted with dispatch...