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On 13 February in Korean history

ON 13 FEBRUARY IN KOREAN HISTORY

1951: Beginning of the three-day Battle of Chipyong-ni, one of the main battles involving the Chinese in the Korean War
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Chipyong-ni
http://parallelnarratives.com/the-battle-of-chipyong-ni-february-1951/

1951-02-13 Battle of Chipyong-ni

1985: Birth of Kwak Ji-min, South Korean actress
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1560374/
http://www.hancinema.net/korean_Kwak_Ji-min.php

2004: South Korean National assembly decides to send 3,000 more soldiers to Irak

2007: North Korea agrees to dismantle its main nuclear reactor in Yongbyon for massive deliveries of fuel and other beneficts

2017: Kim Jong-nam, half brother of Kim Jong-un, is assassinated at Kuala Lumpur International Airport
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-02-15/kim-jong-un-half-brother-kim-jong-nam-dies-in-malaysia/8270840
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assassination_of_Kim_Jong-nam
https://edition.cnn.com/2017/02/20/asia/malaysia-investigaton-kim-jong-nam/index.html