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On 26 June in Korean history

ON 26 JUNE IN KOREAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 26, 2018

1501: Birth of Cho Shik, Korean Joseon Dynasty Neo-Confucian scholar and politician who died on February 8, 1572
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cho_Shik

1949: Kim Gu, president of the Provisional Government of  the Republic of Korea (1927-1948) is murdered. Born on August 29, 1876
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Provisional_Government_of_the_Republic_of_Korea

1950: United Nations Security Council demands the immediate withdrawal of North Korea forces from South Korea

2008: North Korea hands over a declaration on its nuclear activities to China, prompting the US president to announce that Washington will take Pyongyang off a state sponsors of terrorism
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/06/200862612112349518.html

2010: Seoul and Washington agree to postpone the U.S. transfer of wartime operational control to South Korea until 2015, given the volatile security situation on the Korean Peninsula. They decide to reschedule the OPCON handover to Dec. 1, 2015, three years later than previously planned
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20100627000199