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In late 1945 there began, in Moscow a meeting of foreign ministers of the United States, England, and the Soviet Union. The Moscow Agreement was the result; under its terms the rival U.S. and Soviet military commands in Korea would set up a Joint Commission to make recommendations of a single free government in Korea. This Commission the Soviets began to sabotage from its inception. But far more important was the Moscow Agreeement's decision that a four-power trusteeship of up to five years would be needed before Korea attained inpdependence. 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Saint Basils Cathedral Moscow (Russian/Cyrillic: Москва́, pronunciation: Moskvá) is the capital of Russia, located on the river Moskva, and encompassing 1097. ... Royal motto: Dieu et mon droit (French: God and my right) Englands location within the UK Official language English de facto Capital London de facto Largest city London Area  - Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population  - Total (2001)  - Density Ranked 1st UK 49,138,831 377/km² Religion... Korea (한국) is a formerly unified country, situated on the Korean Peninsula in northern East Asia, bordering on China to the west and Russia to the north. ...

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Conflict: The History of the Korean War 1950-1953 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1953 is a common year starting on Thursday. ...

Robert Leckie

(C)1962 G.P. Putnam's Sons: New York

Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 62-10975

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