Today, the 1 march, is the day that 39 years ago tens of thousand Koreans up rised against Japanese cruel occupation to be independent.
Today, the 1 march, is the day that 39 years ago tens of thousand Koreans up rised against Japanese cruel occupation to be independent. At that 33 patrots announced independent declaration and people from all over the country fought against Japanese with barehand. Thousands of Koreans faced miserable death and so many people were jailed. Today, to mark 39th anniversary of the revolution, the Korean Federation of Cultural Organization hold masquerade parade along the main street of Seoul. According to the police report, about two hundred thousand Seoul citizens watched the parade. Every street of Seoul was filled up by crowd and traffic was stopped completely during the parade. During the parade crowd shouted anti-Japanese motto and criticized Japanese government broke its agreement to open the formal conference between South Korea and Japan to settle down the relationship. Meeting should start today at Tokyo but Japanese government broke its agreement. See attached newspaper.