11.1.1 Legal Ground of US Military Forces Stationed in Korea
The United States military forces occupied the southern half of Korea on September 8, 1945 when the US and the Soviet Union decided to accept Japan’s surrender on the Korean peninsula based on the 38th parallel, following the unconditional surrender of Japan in the World War II. After three years of military admini…
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Lee, Seokwoo and
“11. International Relations & Cooperation | Korea”, in:
Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee.
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