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is interesting .. I thought the SK liked Rhee...
In a message dated 2/9/2002 12:00:16 PM
Pacific Standard Time, email@example.com writes:
The big general (MacArthur) and little Rhee had a love-hate
relationship. When the war broke out, Rhee phoned the general with the
bad/good news but the general's aid told Rhee to call back later because the
general was resting. Rhee went crazy and raved that he would kill
every American in his Korea, unless he got to talk to the general then and
there. "Rhee will be
killed in a few weeks, when the Korean people find out the truth" about him.
In 1960, the Korean people did find the truth and the CIA sent in a
CAT plane and spirited Rhee out of Korea before the Korean people could kill
Rhee wept openly on hearing that the general was fired.
Sometime later, the general said of Rhee:
What is your sources on above?