Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea
Partially recognized Korean government-in-exile based in Shanghai, China, and later in Chongqing, during the period of Japanese colonial rule in Korea.- Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea
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Leader of the State Council of the Republic of Korea.
Prior to the establishment of the First Republic in 1948, the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea established in Shanghai in September 1919 as the continuation of several governments proclaimed in the aftermath of March 1st Movement earlier that year coordinated Korean people's resistance against Japan during the Japanese occupation of Korea.
Korean statesman politician.
He was the sixth, ninth and later the last President of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea, a leader of the Korean independence movement against the Empire of Japan, and a reunification activist after 1945.
Supreme law of South Korea.
The preamble of the Constitution of South Korea states that the document was established in the spirit of "upholding the cause of the Provisional Republic of Korea Government", the Korean government exiled after the imposition of Japanese colonial rule of Korea.
Protest movement by Korean people and students calling for independence from Japan, and protesting forced assimilation into the Japanese way of life.
The Movement was a catalyst for the establishment of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea in Shanghai in April 1919.
The official ruling body of the southern half of the Korean Peninsula from 8 September 1945 to 15 August 1948.
The U.S. administration also refused to recognize the members of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea, led by Kim Ku, who were obliged to enter the country as private citizens.
Political group that claims to be a country or semi-sovereign state's legitimate government, but is unable to exercise legal power and instead resides in a foreign country.
While formed long before World War II, the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea continued in exile in China until the end of the war.
Military and diplomatic campaign to achieve the independence of Korea from Japan.
In China, Korean independence activists built ties with the National Government of the Republic of China which supported the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea (KPG), as a government in exile.
South Korean politician who served as the first president of South Korea from 1948 to 1960.
Rhee was also the first and last president of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea from 1919 to his impeachment in 1925 and from 1947 to 1948.
Country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and sharing a land border with North Korea.
There were several groups who fought for independence, the most notable being the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea (대한민국 임시정부 / 大韓民國臨時政府).
Korean independence activist and one of the early leaders of the Korean-American immigrant community in the United States.
He established the Young Korean Academy (흥사단; 興士團) in San Francisco in 1913 and was a key member in the founding of the Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea in Shanghai in 1919.