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RE: Korean-War:UN Peace Keeping
At 04:40 PM 5/11/02 +0930, Martin Dunne wrote:
>I have never read or heard of any contemporary commentator pointing out the
>... how shall I put it... unusual step of removing themselves from the
>Security Council in time to miss vetoing Korean War resolutions.
>Has anyone got any citations for me?
See any of the standard histories of the Korean War, such as Clay Blair's
FORGOTTEN WAR, for details.
Web Sites on this abound. A quick Google search revealed:
There are many, many other web sites which cover this. The Soviet boycott
of the Security Council began in very early 1950 and was a protest against
the refusal of the UN to seat the Chinese Communist government in the UN in
place of the ROC; the boycott ended on 1 AUG 50.
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