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Events prior to the outbreak of hostilities, January 1-June 24, 1950 1

1. For previous documentation, see Foreign Relations, 1949, vol. vii, Part 2, pp. 940 ff.


[1] Memorandum by the Ambassador at Large, Philip C. Jessup

611.95/1–1450


[2] The Ambassador in Korea ( Muccio ) to the Secretary of State

895.00R/1–1850


[7] The Ambassador in Korea ( Muccio ) to the Secretary of State

123 Jessup, Philip C.


[9] The Secretary of State to the Embassy in Korea

895.00R/1–1850: Telegram


[10] The Chargé in Korea ( Drumright ) to the Secretary of State

895B.00R/2–1050: Telegram


[11] The Secretary of State to the Embassy in Korea

895.10/2–1450: Telegram


[12] The Chargé in Korea ( Drumright ) to the Secretary of State

895.10/2–2150: Telegram


[14] The Ambassador in Korea ( Muccio ) to the Secretary of State

795B.5622/3–1650


[15] The Secretary of State to the Embassy in Korea

123 Muccio, John J.: Telegram


[17] The Ambassador in Korea ( Muccio ) to the Secretary of State

123 Muccio, John J.: Telegram


[18] The Secretary of State to the Embassy in Korea

123 Muccio, John J.: Telegram


[19] The Ambassador in Korea ( Muccio ) to the Secretary of State

795B.00/4–150: Telegram


[21] The Secretary of State to the Korean Ambassador ( Chang )

895B.13/4–350


[22] The Ambassador in Korea ( Muccio ) to the Secretary of State

895B.13/4–450: Telegram


[23] The Secretary of State to the Embassy in Korea

795B.5622/3–1650


[24] The Chargé in Korea ( Drumright ) to the Secretary of State

795B.5 MAP/4–2050: Telegram


[25] The Chargé in Korea ( Drumright ) to the Secretary of State

795B.00/4–2550: Telegram


[28] The Chargé in Korea ( Drumright ) to the Secretary of State

795B.00/5–150: Telegram


[29] The Chargé in Korea ( Drumright ) to the Secretary of State

795B.00/5–250: Telegram


[30] The Chargé in Korea ( Drumright ) to the Secretary of State

795B.00/5–250: Telegram