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However, Kim Il-sung believed that the guerrillas weakened the South Korean military and that a North Korean invasion would be welcomed by much of the South Korean population. had not directly intervened to stop the communist victory in China, Stalin calculated that they would be even less willing to fight in Korea, which had much less strategic significance.Kim began seeking Stalin's support for an invasion in March 1949, traveling to Moscow to attempt to persuade him. The Soviets had also cracked the codes used by the U. to communicate with their embassy in Moscow, and reading these dispatches convinced Stalin that Korea did not have the importance to the US that would warrant a nuclear confrontation.As a countermeasure and to elevate China's standing among the worldwide Communist movements, the Chinese leadership adopted a foreign policy that actively promoted Communist revolutions throughout territories on China's periphery.By 1949, South Korean forces had reduced the active number of communist guerrillas in the South from 5,000 to 1,000.Jet fighters confronted each other in air-to-air combat for the first time in history, and Soviet pilots covertly flew in defense of their communist allies.The fighting ended on 27 July 1953, when an armistice was signed.After the first two months of war, South Korean and U. forces rapidly dispatched to Korea were on the point of defeat, forced back to a small area in the south known as the Pusan Perimeter.In September 1950, an amphibious UN counter-offensive was launched at Incheon, and cut off many North Korean troops.
The 2nd and 18th infantry regiments of ROKA repulsed initial attacks in Kuksa-bong (above the 38th parallel) By spring 1950, he believed that the strategic situation had changed: Mao's Communist forces had secured final victory in China, U. forces had withdrawn from Korea, and the Soviets detonated their first nuclear bomb, breaking the U. In April 1950, Stalin gave Kim permission to invade the South under the condition that Mao would agree to send reinforcements if needed. China desperately needed the economic and military aid promised by the Soviets.The Republic of Korea (South Korea) was established on 15 August 1948.In the Soviet Korean Zone of Occupation, the Soviet Union established a communist government With the end of the war with Japan, the Chinese Civil War resumed between the Communists and Nationalists.A decade later, after defeating Imperial Russia in the Russo-Japanese War (1904–05), Japan made Korea its protectorate with the Eulsa Treaty in 1905, then annexed it with the Japan–Korea Annexation Treaty in 1910. A Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea was founded in 1919 in Nationalist China. Explaining the choice of the 38th parallel, Rusk observed, "even though it was further north than could be realistically reached by U. He noted that he was "faced with the scarcity of US forces immediately available, and time and space factors, which would make it difficult to reach very far north, before Soviet troops could enter the area".It failed to achieve international recognition, failed to unite nationalist groups, and had a fractious relationship with its U. In China, the Nationalist National Revolutionary Army and the communist People's Liberation Army helped organize Korean refugees against the Japanese military, which had also occupied parts of China. The USAMGIK refused to recognize the provisional government of the short-lived People's Republic of Korea (PRK) due to its suspected Communist sympathies. S.-Soviet Union Joint Commission, as agreed at the Moscow Conference, with the aim of granting independence after a five-year trusteeship.