Korean War Flow Chart
Japan ruled the Korean peninsula during WWII.
Japan surrenders at the end of WWII.
The Soviet Union + US divided Korea in half.
The Soviets control Northern half Communist- North Korea.
The US establishes Non-Communist Government South Korea
June 1950 – North Koreans attack South Korea.
The US asks the United Nations to approve the Policy of Containment.
The UN Sent troops into Korea to stave off North Korean invasions
North Koreas took over South Korea
The North Koreans were pushed out!
What were the effects of the Korean War?