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What year did war break out in Korea?
1950
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Was North Korea communist?
Yes they were.
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Who did North Korea go to war with?
South Korea.
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Who intervined on behalf of the United Nations to stop communism spreading?
USA and the Western Powers.
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What was the United Nations aim in fighting North Korea?
Resist the communist North Korean's agression.
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Where did the UN forces land in September 1950?
Inchon.
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Who did president Truman allow to invade north Korea? He was also the leader of the UN forces
General MacArthur.
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What nationality were most of the UN fighters?
American.
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What year did China join the attack with North Korea?
October 1950.
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What was the outcome when China sided with North Korea?
Together they attacked and drove the UN forces back and captured Seol (Caital of South Korea) by January 1951.
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