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In Korea the Government forces, which were armed to prevent border raids and to preserve internal security, were attacked by invading forces from North Korea. . . . The attack upon Korea makes it plain beyond all doubt that communism has passed beyond the use of subversion to conquer independent nations and will now use armed invasion and war.President Harry Truman Reading 2
[While flying back to Washington after receiving news that North Korea had attacked South Korea, Truman pondered...