Duty on the DMZ
- SANCTUARY: FOR NATURE AND THE DEAD. Shore, William B. // World Watch;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p32
Looks at the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) in Korea. Significance of excluding humans from the DMZ; Features of the DMZ; Steps that North and South Korea have taken together that affect the DMZ.
- Duty on the DMZ. Hasenauer, Heike // Soldiers;Oct99, Vol. 54 Issue 10, p4
Reports on the life of United States soldiers serving along the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) in Korea. Details of the Joint Security Area tour; Life of the residents in the Freedom Village; Violent incidents that have happened in the DMZ since 1953.
- History and Hope. Ruggia, James // Travel Agent;10/25/2004, Vol. 318 Issue 11, p64
The article presents information on Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) tours offered by operators who sell Korean travel packages. The DMZ itself, which runs for 155 miles from the Sea of Japan to the Yellow Sea, is a band just a few miles wide. The absence of any human beings in this 'no man's land' has...
- Earth Without People. Weisman, Alan // Discover;Feb2005, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p60
Predicts the life on Earth if the people simply disappeared. Information on the Demilitarized Zone set up by the armistice ending the Korean War; Result if the people in New York disappear; Facts about the former Rocky Mountain Arsenal next to Denver International Airport in Colorado.
- Task to Precede Making Eco Park in the DMZ. Kim Kwi-gon // Korea Focus;Autumn2008, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p47
The author offers his thoughts on the proposal to establish an eco park in the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) in Korea. He states that the DMZ is managed by the United States. The DMZ, according to the American soldier who escorted the author, is the largest wildlife sanctuary in the world. The author...
- LIFE ON THE LINE. // Geographical (Campion Interactive Publishing);Aug2005, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p20
This article presents photographs of the Korean Demilitarized Zone. The demilitarized zone lies between North and South Korea. The origins of the division of the Korean peninsula lie in the end of the second world war and the subsequent Korean war, when the United Nations sent troops to repel...
- THE LONELY LINE OF ARMISTICE. Steinberg, Rafael // Saturday Evening Post;7/27/1963, Vol. 236 Issue 27, p24
Focuses on the situation of the American troops securing the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating North and South Korea. Views of General Maxwell Taylor on the armistice signed to suspend hostilities from both sides; Assessment of the living conditions of the soldiers deployed in the DMZ;...
- Terms from Military History. Ammer, Christine // MHQ: Quarterly Journal of Military History;Autumn2004, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p69
Presents words and phrases that came into usage during the Korean War. Words and phrases used to describe the war; Location of the demilitarized zone in Korea; Negative connotation of the word gung-ho.
- Duty on the DMZ. Hasenauer, Heike // Soldiers;Feb2007, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p20
The article presents information on the life of U.S. Army and South Korean soldiers in the demilitarized zone (DMZ). U.S. Army officials said that seventy percent of North Korea's estimated 1.2-million active-duty ground troops are in offensive positions along the DMZ. It reports that the...