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Obama declares Korean War was victory, veterans not forgotten

2013/07/28 01:22

By Lee Chi-dong

WASHINGTON, July 27 (Yonhap) -- U.S. President Barack Obama said Saturday that the U.S. won a historic victory in the 1950-53 Korean War, adding the sacrifice of war veterans will never be forgotten.

"Here today, we can say with confidence, that war was no tie, Korea was a victory," Obama said in a speech at the Korean War Veterans Memorial on the National Mall in Washington D.C.