Why Did the Korean War Start?

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The Korean War seemed to be a war between South Korea and North Korea, because the north wanted to expand beyond its 49 parallel and the south wouldn't hear of it. This was true but really the superpowers (USA and Russia) were just using it as a front to combat each other. USA started the war to undermine Communism and protect the American way of life.
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North Korea invaded South Korea on June 25th, 1950.
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In the sense of a full scale conflict between South Korea, North Korea, the US and possibly China the chances are very low. North Korea is a Chinese client state and while they might
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Japan had effectively occupied Korea since 1904. In the waning days...
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The DPRK- or North Korea as it is known today - had China and the U.S.S.R. as its main allies. Together they fought for dominance of the Republic of Korea - known today as South Korea
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