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July 1954

John W. Staggers, 'Impression of Korea with Recommendations for Improving Korean Aid Programs'

Report on the excessive number of agencies working on the rehabilitation of Korea, which Staggers felt created inefficiency. He suggests giving funds directly to the government of Korea.

December 13, 1979

Special Statement by the Minister of National Defense

A special statement issued by the Minister of National Defense of South Korea, regarding the investigation of Chief of Staff Jeong Seung-hwa following President Park Chung Hee's assasination.

December 13, 1979

Cable, South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs to All Overseas Mission Chiefs, 'Emergency Situation (No. 29)'

A telegram ordering all Overseas Mission Chiefs to report domestic responses of the arrest incident of Army Chief of Staff Jeong Seung-hwa.

November 22, 1979

Cable, South Korean Ambassador in the UK to South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs

Details from a conversation between the South Korean ambassador to the United Kingdom with Julian Ridsdale, Member of Parliament, on US troops stationed in Korea, the Soviet Union and China's viewpoints on Korea's reunification, and other matters.

October 25, 1972

Letter, Ahmet H. Ozbudun to C.V. Narasimhan, 'The New Situation in the ROK'

Ozbudun sends Narasimhan a letter explaining current development in ROK including its declaration of the Martial Law.

February 2, 1973

Letter, Ahmet H. Ozbudun to C.V. Narasimhan

Ozbudun sends Narasimhan a report on UN policy of the ROK, greater civilian control at the ROK Defense Ministry, and director of the ROK CIA.

May 19, 1961

Letter, Channing Liem to Dag Hammarskjold containing Letter from Do Young Chang

Channing Liem sends Dag Hammarskjold correspondence containing a letter from Do Young Chang, Lieutenant General of South Korea and Chariman of Military Revolutionary Committee.

August 27, 1971

Letter, UNCURK Principal Secretary Kuzbari to UN Chef de Cabinet Narasimhan

In reaction to an incident on 24 August involving the mutiny of a number of 'military convicts,' ROK Air Force Chief of Staff and Minister of Defense have resigned, and the government agencies concerned with the maintenance of public security and order are being discredited.

July 25, 1960

Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 25 July 1960

Kim Il Sung and Puzanov discuss the events in South Korea and the establishment of a Central Bureau for South Korean Issues in the DPRK.

June 1, 1960

Journal of Soviet Ambassador in the DPRK A.M. Puzanov for 1 June 1960

Pak Seong-cheol comments on the protest movement in South Korea, the removal of Syngman Rhee, and U.S. policy toward Korea.