Japan loses control of the Korean Peninsula after WWII
United Nations Security Council Resolution 82 was a measure adopted by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on June 25, 1950. The resolution demanded North Korea immediately end its invasion of South Korea, the catalyst for the beginning of the Korean War.
Korea is divided along the 38 degree parallel with communism in theNorth and capitalism in the South
North Korea invades South Korea to create a communist-controlledKorean Peninsula
UN and US declare war on North Korea
US troops led by General Douglas McArthur push North Korea out ofSouth Korea
When US troops got too close to China border, China enters war on sideof North Korea