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38th Parallel

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38th Parallel was a Christian rock/rapcore band formed in Ames, Iowa. Before being signed they received extensive airplay in Iowa markets alongside other CCM Artists. Unknown to them, they were entered into a talent search contest for Christian music giant Word Records. They rejected a contract offer in order to reach a more mainstream market, instead signing with Squint Entertainment.

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Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the U.S. Army (2001)

by Jerold E. Brown

In early October, Chinese Communist units entered Korea while UN forces, moving north, crossed the 38th parallel and captured the North Korean capital on 19 October. A Marine landing at Wonson went awry when mines in the harbor delayed the landings until after ROK troops advancing overland had taken the city.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Democratic People's Republic of Korea (2012)

by James Hoare

This, and the linked breakout from the “Pusan perimeter” in the far south of the peninsula, opened the way to the ROK capital, Seoul, and for the crossing of the 38th parallel into the DPRK. The UNC met little opposition from the remaining DPRK forces. MacArthur discounted reports of possible People's Republic of China (PRC) intervention if the UN forces approached the Yalu River. When PRC forces attacked in November 1950, MacArthur panicked and demanded that the war be ...

Google previewA Political and Economic Dictionary of East Asia (2005)

by James Hoare, Susan Pares

38th parallel aspects of army, navy, marine and air force co-operation, and involved troops airlifted from the mainland USA in addition to those already in the ROK. During the exercise the DPRK always went onto an enhanced state of military preparedness, claiming that Team Spirit could be used as cover for a real attack. Team Spirit was held annually until 1991 despite DPRK protests. Following the 1991 North-South Agreement on Reconciliation, Non-aggression and Co-operation, ...

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