Sputnik Escalates the Cold War
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North Korean anticommunists in Seoul



Anticommunist North Koreans wave Republic of Korea (ROK, South Korea) flags as they arrive in Seoul after being released from prisoner of war (POW) camps. The issue of repatriation complicated the armistice negotiations, as many North Korean POWs desired to remain in South Korea.

[National Archives and Records Administration]

 

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