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The Korean War

The Korean War

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The Korean War Acronyms

The 411 on the AKAs... FYI

DMZ: demilitarized zone
JCS: Joint Chiefs of Staff
ROK: Republic of Korea (a.k.a. South Korea)
ROKs: South Korean troops
USSR: Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (a.k.a. Soviet Union)
UN: United Nations

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