Who: The leader of North Korea was Kim ll-sung. North Korea chief commander was Choi Yong-Kun.
What: The Korean War was a war between South and North Korea. It was the first conflict of the Cold War. The U.S. was also involved helping South Korea. The two countries are still divided to this day.
When: June 25, 1950- July 27, 1953
Why: Because Korea needed to be divided up.
Summary: The Korean War was a war in the Cold War. It was between South and North Korea. The Korean War took place in Korea and it was 1950-1953. They had this war because Korea needed to be divided up because it was too big of a population. About 2.5 million people were either killed or wounded during the war. Two million people were killed.