This article is about the Jeju tourist map pdf Korean island. Before the Japanese annexation in 1910, the island was usually known as Quelpart to Europeans.
Quelpart Island and adjacent parts of the Korean peninsula in 1555. Almost all written references to the island before that use that spelling. The elections were only planned for the south of the country, the half of the peninsula under UNTCOK control. Atrocities were committed by both sides, but those by South Korean government forces are the best-documented. On one occasion, American soldiers discovered the bodies of 97 people who had been killed by government forces.
On another, American soldiers encountered police who were executing 76 villagers. Some 40,000 others fled to Japan to escape the fighting. In the decades after the uprising, memory of the event was suppressed by the government through strict punishment. However, in 2006, the Korean government apologized for its role in the killings and promised reparations.