The history of South Korea formally begins with its establishment on 17 August
1948, although Syngman Rhee had officially declared independence two days ...
Nov 2, 2016 ... A chronology of key events in the history of South Korea.
Information on Korea, South — geography, history, politics, government,
economy, population statistics, culture, religion, languages, largest cities, as well
as a ...
Feb 26, 2014 ... South Korea's history has been marked by alternating periods of .... Following the
armistice, the South Korean government returned to Seoul on ...
Oct 17, 2016 ... The following is a treatment of South Korea since the Korean War. For a
discussion of the earlier history of the peninsula, see Korea.
Oct 17, 2016 ... Country in East Asia. It occupies the southern portion of the Korean peninsula.
The country is bordered by the Democratic People's Republic of ...
Since 1953, North and South Korea have evolved from a common cultural and
historical base into two very different societies with radically dissimilar political ...
South Korea's recent history is one of amazing progress. Annexed by Japan early
in the 20th century, and ravaged by World War II and the Korean War, South ...
1948. The Republic of Korea is proclaimed. 1950. South Korea declares
independence, which sparks a North Korean invasion. 1953. North Korea and
HISTORY. According to Korean legend, the god-king Tangun founded the
Korean nation in BC 2333. By the first century AD, the Korean Peninsula was