first General McArthur, then General Ridgeway.............
The Korean war began on June 25th, 1950.
The United Nations used military force against an aggressor nation
Pope Paul VI was the first pope to address the United Nations.
The UN fought in the Korean War (1950-1953). The UN also authorised the war in Yugoslavia and the first Gulf war.
1. United Nations formed (1945) 2. Korearn War (1950-53) 3. Mandela wins Nobel Prize (1993)
The precursor to the Current United Nations was called the League of Nations. The League of Nations was founded in 1919. When the United Nations was formed in 1945, the League of Nations basically ceased to exist.
Australia was among the first countries to join the United Nations in 1945.
Commonly refered to as Ban Ki-Moon internationally, Ki Moon Ban is the 8th Secretary General of hte United Nations. He is the first Korean to hold that post. Prior to the his work at the United Nations, he was the Foreign Minister for South Korea.
The original and first signatory of the United Nations was the United States. The nation of The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland was second followed by the USSR.