New China’s Nationalism: Korean War defending the homeland
volunteer soldiers in the cap 30 km south of Seoul on the downhill battle with the enemy.
North Korea’s strategic position as well as the importance of China
the Korean Peninsula and China’s relations have been very close. Early in the 19th century before the China-centered East Asian heavenly gift governance system had been formed. The so-called heavenly Reiji system, refers to the center of China’s feudal dynasty, the ritual (tribute) as the main form of a form of international relations. After 1840, the Western powers forced China signed a series of treaties, entered the treaty system as a basis for being. This system has changed the world in China and other East Asian countries, the relationship between the tributary system and then changed to the East Asian-based world order. Sino failure of China’s dynastic interests of security on the Korean Peninsula absolute failure. Since then, China has lost in absolute control over the Korean peninsula.
battlefields of World War II East Asia, East Asia is Japan’s attempt to always control the establishment of a new political system in East Asia made madness. But the Chinese nation and people of all countries in the fight courageously under this madness finally shattered. East Asia’s political center for the first time a vacuum.
war, the U.S., with its strong comprehensive national strength, embarked on a path of global expansion, with the former Soviet Union launched a comprehensive Cold War nearly half a century, East Asia has gradually been integrated into the global Among the Cold War system. Korean War (international practice, said: Korean War) is a manifestation of Soviet hegemony in East Asia. China to once again intervene in the Korean War to the Korean Peninsula affairs, and again become an important role. During the war, Sino-Korean friendship forged in war developed into a national union or quasi-alliance relationship between China and the DPRK earlier this subsidiary in the country and sovereign state relations is completely different. This relationship inevitably has the characteristics of the Cold War era, reflects the clear ideological orientation.
but North Korea’s strategic position in China is very important, is the way the Western powers in Northeast Asia to contain China’s invasion and land access and a springboard for China’s history has repeatedly sent troops to aid Korea, North Korea shows the importance of China’s national security sex.
about success or failure of China to send troops Peninsular fortunes
1, success stories
1592 years ( Ming Dynasty two decades Imjin) April 14, the Japanese annexation of Korea in order to launch shocked the world “Imjinwaeran.” In Korea the king’s request, the Ming troops Peninsular, began a seven-year Peninsular War, and ultimately to the victory of China and the DPRK, Japan, ended in failure. Ming Liang Lu sea towards which the coalition finally won victory: 450 to sink the Japanese ship, destroy more than 10,000 Japanese troops, the Japanese completely defeated the Japanese navy was wiped out most of the Army reluctantly withdrew the remnants of the Japanese. Seven-year Peninsular War, and ultimately to the victory of China and the DPRK, Japan, ended in failure. Ming Shenzong Award forces, “the Ming Dynasty,” calls this “the Oriental Express, eternally great merit.” August 18, 1598, pirates coach Hideyoshi losing ground in the Korean War, Xiufen suppressed, and finally died in Fushimi Castle, dying testament to withdraw troops. Hideyoshi’s failure to accelerate change toward Japan, from large-scale Japanese invasion of Korea 300 years did not dare.
1894 outbreak of the Sino-Japanese War, the modern history of China and the world is a major event. Land and sea battle in the Qing Dynasty army has been defeated, the Northern navy annihilated. Qing government was forced to sign “Sino-Japanese Treaty of Shimonoseki,” “Treaty of Shimonoseki,” so that China lost Taiwan and the Penghu Islands, an unprecedented number of claims paid. It marked the foreign capitalist aggression against China has entered a new stage. China’s three decades in the Westernization Movement and it has the potential termination of the country, to further deepen the level of semi-feudal society. China’s defeat in the Peninsular War, the Chinese for thousands of years to maintain the strength of the benefits of a Japanese, Sino-Japanese relations have entered a new phase.
the face of national power and the poor, war only to fight the new China was a peaceful environment
1950 年 6 25, after the outbreak of the Korean War, the U.S. military immediately war and the war to duck green. China not to war? China must be war, but China needs air cover, and the Soviet Union has not been promised air cover, to participate in Sino-Soviet talks on behalf of Zhou Enlai, China and fight through repeatedly explained, not to do so, Stalin insisted the Soviet Air Force needs at least two to two a half months to be ready … This is a direct causal association: If there is no support for the Soviet Air Force, China entered the Korean volunteers without any chance of winning the grasp. Neither could the Soviet Air Force in place, then, China sent troops to Korea can do?
1950 年 10 11, a joint telegram to inform Stalin and Zhou Enlai in Beijing and Pyongyang, to announce their decision: ready to abandon North Korea, Kim Il Sung and his regime and the military to temporarily retreated to the north-east China region to the … …
This is the most legendary moment of the Korean War. Telegram is received the next day, Mao Zedong said that the restoration agree with them. If the Chinese abandon the troops, this is the most likely time. However, the third day and Mao Zedong made a decision in the telegram to Zhou Enlai’s three consecutive years, are clear: China to send troops!
entry into the war of volunteers to fight war after only five times in the battle to stabilize the military demarcation line near the front. China’s troops played the Chinese national dignity of the past century, played a peaceful international environment; played one after the war to a modern army; also played on the modern Chinese support for the Soviet Union.
Korean War was a war full of puzzle: the United States, as the number one military power and the most developed economic power, almost no one doubts that the country and the army to victory in the war; China, in 1950 devastated the country had just been born, undone, material deprivation, poorly equipped, few heavy weapons, but China played dignity and peace.
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