Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online

Get access
Search Results: | 6 of 10 |

11. International Relations & Cooperation | Korea
(4,722 words)

11.1 Specific Bilateral Relations Issues

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…

Cite this page
Lee, Seokwoo and Lee, Seryon, “11. International Relations & Cooperation | Korea”, in: Encyclopedia of Public International Law in Asia Online, General Editor: Seokwoo Lee. Consulted online on 09 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2772-8161_EPIL_COM_1048>
First published online: 2021
First print edition: 20210922

▲   Back to top   ▲