LECTURE 5    KEY TERMS  
KOREAN WAR    

38th parallel 

Joint Soviet-American Commission 

AMG—American Military Government

Syngman Rhee

Representative Democratic Council

Kim Il Sung

United Nations Temporary Commission on Korea (UNTCOK)

Republic of Korea (ROK) 

People’s Democratic Republic of Korea (PDRK)

General MacArthur

Louis St. Laurent

Mike Pearson

collective security

Article 27 of the United Nations Charter

non-blocking abstention

“police action”

Yalu River

State of Emergency (December 1950)

Kim Il Jong
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Wodrow Wilson Internation Center for Scholars: 
COLD WAR ARCHIVES (KOREAN WAR)

Korean War Article http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/korpart.htm

Truman Library Korean War Decision Process
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Minutes of US-National Security Council Meeting June 27, 1950
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