CHINA, We are ending all relations with you because you became Communist - The United States
North Korea Invades South Korea
When China became Communist, the United States thought that their vision of a non-communist Asia had become desolate, and many Americans thought that the USSR and China would form an alliance.
North and South Korea sign an Armistice to End Hostility
North and South Korea Both Agree to end all hostilities towards one another. X North Korea X South Korea
After China became Communist, the United States decided to end relations with China and had a hostile attitude towards them.
North and South Korea are Different Countries
We are now two different countries
With Soviet weapons, North Korea invaded South Korea in order to make all Korea Communist. The United States fought on behalf of South Korea and China and the Soviet Union fought with North Korea.
The Korean War Caused Damage
After a stalemate of almost two years, both North and South Korea decide to sign an armistice to end hostilities.
After the war, Korea separated itself into North and South Korea, North being Communist and the South being Democratic.
There was so much damage that the war caused for Korea. This included 3.5 million North and South Korean soldiers dead or suffered injuries. The war destroyed homes, schools, factories, and hospitals. There were about 2 million Korean civilians who lost their lives.