TITLE

On the 60th anniversary of the Korean War armistice agreement

AUTHOR(S)
Kim Yeon-chul
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Peace & Conflict Monitor;Jan2013, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the 60th anniversary of the armistice agreement that ended the combat phase of the Korean War. It is asserted that the agreement only led to a ceasefire, and the Military Armistice Commission has long since stopped being able to maintain the armistice system on the Korean Peninsula, as the agreement is not being adhered to and antagonism still exists in the Demilitarized Zone. Turning the armistice system into a permanent peace regime is suggested.
ACCESSION #
86930743

 

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