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North Korean Situation Essay

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To be able to understand the current situation in North Korea, there are many things that you need to understand. One of the things that would make it easier for you to understand is what happened in 1910. In the year 1910 the Treaty of Portsmouth was signed ending the Russo’ Japanese war. One of the results of the signing of the treaty was that Japan was granted rule of Korea. Japan ruled Korea for 35 years, under their rule the production of rice increased greatly, which may sound like a good thing except for the fact that most of the rice that was grown was used to feed the Japanese. When the Treaty of Portsmouth was signed (in the U.S.), we pretty much told Japan that they could do whatever they wanted with Korea as long as they stayed out of the Philippines. Who is North Korea really mad at? For the most part No...

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