May 18 Documents

(Source: U.S. Department of State, FOIA pages)

Subject Document Date From To Posted Date
KOREA FOCUS: SECRETARY BROWN’S KOREA VISIT–KIM DAE JUNG 12/13/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: NOVEMBER 21 CONVERSATION WITH PRESIDENT CHUN RE KIM DAE JUNG 11/21/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
CALL ON DEFENSE MINISTER CHOO 9/24/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
DISCUSSION WITH KOREAN AMBASSADOR 8/29/1980 SEOUL STATE 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: INSTRUCTIONS TO SEE GENERAL CHUN 8/8/1980 SEOUL STATE 5/14/2020
INTERNATIONAL OBSERVATION OF TRIAL OF KIM DAE-JUNG 8/1/1980 SEOUL STATE 5/14/2020
MEETING WITH GENERAL CHUN 7/20/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
TRIAL OF KIM DAE JUNG TO BEGIN AUGUST 14; HE MAY HAVE A LAWYER 7/8/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: JULY 3 DISCUSSION WITH FONMIN 7/3/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: MISCELLANEOUS CONVERSATIONS WITH KOREANS SINCE MY RETURN 7/2/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: JUNE 25 TALK WITH BLUE HOUSE SYG 6/25/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREAN SITREP, 2400, MAY 26, 1980 5/26/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
POSSIBLE FURTHER U.S. STATEMENT ON KWANGUU CRISIS 5/22/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
MAY 22 MEETING WITH FONMIN 5/22/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KWANGJU RIOT AND FUTURE POLITICAL STABILITY 5/21/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
MY CALL ON MARTIAL LAW COMMANDER GENERAL LEE HUI SUNG 5/18/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
My 11 MEETING KIM BLUE HOUSE SYG CHOI KWANG SOU 5/17/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
ROKG PLANS ON CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 5/14/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: MAY 9 CONVERSATION WITH BLUE HOUSE SYG KWANG SOO CHOI 5/10/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: MEETINGS WITH GENERAL CHUN AND BLUE HOUSE SYG CHOI 5/9/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS — MEETING WITH CHUN DOO HWAN 5/7/1980 SEOUL STATE 5/14/2020
ROKG SHIFTS SPECIAL FORCES UNITS 5/7/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: MEETING WITH CHUN DOO HWAN 5/6/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: MY DIFFICULTY IN SEEING GENERAL CHUN 5/5/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: MEETING WITH CHUN DOO HWAN 4/18/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS: MEETING WITH PRESIDENT – REQUEST FOR EXPEDITED INSTRUCTIONS 4/17/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
PLAN FOR “LIAISON BODY” BETWEEN TWO NDP KIMS REJECTED AS THEIR RIVALRY BECOMES MORE PUBLIC 3/12/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
SOME MORE STRAWS IN THE WIND — POLITICAL INFIGHTING BEGINS 2/2/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA – AMBASSADOR’S POLICY ASSESSMENT 1/29/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
ADMIRAL LONG’S CALL ON PRESIDENT CHOI 1/28/1980 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS – ROK AMBASSADOR KIM TRYS TO EXERT INFLUENCE 12/15/1979 SEOUL STATE 5/14/2020
KOREA FOCUS – MY MEETING WITH PRIME MINISTER-DECEMBER 18 12/18/1979 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
YOUNGER ROK OFFICERS GRAB POWER POSITIONS 12/13/1979 STATE SEOUL 5/14/2020
STUDENT RESTIVENESS 5/2/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
STUDENT DISORDERS IN SEOUL AND PROVINCES 5/14/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
SEOUL SITREP, MAY 15 THROUGH 16: LARGE DEMOS ON 15TH, LULL ON 16TH, POSSIBLE RENEWAL OF ACTION ON 17TH 5/16/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
ROK SITREP AS OF 0900 18 MAY 5/18/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREA SITREP 5 PM MAY 19 5/19/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREA SITREP: 2 PM MAY 20 5/20/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREA SITUATION REPORT, MAY 21 5/21/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KWANGJU RIOT AND FUTURE POLITICAL STABILITY 5/21/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 21 5/21/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
THE KWANGJU CRISIS 5/21/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREA SITUATION REPORT, MAY 22 5/22/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
POSSIBLE FURTHER UNITED STATES STATEMENT ON KWANGJU CRISIS 5/22/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
EVACUATION OF AMERICANS FROM KWANGJU 5/23/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
INITIAL CALL ON ACTING PRIME MINISTER 5/23/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
POSSIBLE ROK DOMESTIC REACTION TO UNITED STATES POSITION 5/23/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 24 5/24/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREA MONITORING GROUP SITUATION REPORT NUMBER 7 5/25/1980 STATE USMISSION GENEVA n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 25 5/25/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 26 5/26/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 26 5/26/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREA SITUATION REPORT NUMBER 8 5/26/1980 STATE USMISSION GENEVA n/a
MAY 26 MEETING WITH BLUE HOUSE SYG CHOI 5/26/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 27 5/27/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREA SITUATION REPORT, MAY 27 5/27/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 27 5/27/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KOREAN SITUATION REPORT, MAY 28: FINAL SITREP UNLESS EVENTS DICTATE OTHERWISE 5/28/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
REVIEW OF TRAVEL ADVISORY FOR SOUTH KOREA 5/28/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
RELIEF AND PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITY IN KWANGJU AREA 5/29/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
POKG ISSUES ITS OFFICIAL REPORT ON KWANGJU INCIDENT 6/3/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
AN INITIAL ASSESSMENT OF THE PUBLIC MOOD 6/6/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
ATMOSPHERICS: HOW IT LOOKS FROM THE OUTSIDE 6/6/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
CALL ON PRIME MINISTER BY CHAIRMAN MOORE AND AMBASSADOR 6/6/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
INSIDERS ACCOUNT OF KWANGJU RIOT 6/10/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
ROK AUTHORITIES TRY TO STIFFLE RUMOR MILL 6/11/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
PRESIDENTIAL STATEMENT JUNE 12 ON POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT 6/11/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
PRESIDENT CHOI ADDRESSES NATION: POLITICAL DEVELOPMENT AND NEED FOR DISCIPLINE EMPHASIZED 6/12/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
UNITED STATES CHURCHMEN AND KOREAN DISSIDENTS CALL ON EA 6/12/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
NEW YORK TIMES REPORT ON UNITED STATES KOREAN POLICY 6/13/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
MEETING OF AMCHAM OFFICERS WITH CHUN DOO HWAN 6/17/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
MARTIAL LAW COMMAND URGES 330 POLITICAL FUGITIVES TO SURRENDER 6/17/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
DRAFT TEXT FOR WOLFF SUBCOMMITTEE MEETING 6/24/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
CONGRESSIONAL LETTER TO KOREAN PRESIDENT CHOI 6/24/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
MY JUNE 23 CALL ON FOREIGN MINISTER PARK 6/24/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KWANGJU LIBRARY INCIDENT 6/27/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
HFAC SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING ON KOREA 6/27/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
KWANGJU LIBRARY INCIDENT 6/27/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
CONGRESSMAN WOLFFS STATEMENT BEFORE HOUSE FOREIGN AFFAIRS SUBCOMMITTEE 6/27/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
ROK PRESS REPORTS LIFTING OF UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIAN TRAVEL BAN 6/27/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
GOVERNMENT CONTINUES HARD LINE AGAINST POLITICAL OPPOSITION AND PURIFICATION TARGETS 7/6/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
MARTIAL LAW COMMAND DETAILS CHARGES ON KIM DAE JUNG IN ANNOUNCING COURT MARTIAL FOR KIM AND 36 FOLLOWERS 7/6/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
RESPONSES TO WOLFF COMMITTEE 7/11/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
SIX CATHOLIC PRIESTS AND A WOMAN HELPER IN CUSTODY FOR FABRICATING PROPAGANDA 7/14/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
A FURTHER EFFORT AT ASSESSING THE KOREAN SITUATION 7/15/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
RUMORS OF ARRESTS 7/18/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
AFP INTERVIEW WITH FORMER PEACE CORPS VOLUNTEERS IN KOREA 7/19/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
POLICE VISITS TO ICA KWANGJU CENTER 7/22/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
WANTED STUDENT REPORTEDLY FLEES TO JAPAN US 7/22/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
WEEKLY STATUS REPORT KOREA 7/25/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
POLICE VISITS TO ICA CENTERS 7/25/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
THE PURIFICATION DRIVE 7/28/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
ASSESSES THE MOOD IN KWANGJU 7/31/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
FORMAL PRESS PURGE IN KOREA 7/31/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
TRIALS AND SENTENCES REPORTED OF POST MAY 17 ARRESTEES 8/5/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
A NEW CONSTITUTION EMERGES ‘SON OF YUSHIN’ 8/6/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
WEEKLY STATUS REPORT KOREA 8/8/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
TRIAL OF KIM DAE JUNG TO BEGIN AUGUST 14 8/13/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
REACTIONS TO PRESS REPORTS OF U S WILLINGNESS TO SUPPORT GENERAL CHUN 8/13/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
PESIDENTS CHOIS STATEMENT 8/16/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
FURTHER ROKG PRESS RELAEASE ON PRESIDENTS REGSIGNATION 8/16/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
PRESIDENT CHOI RESIGNS 8/16/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
WEEKLY STATU REPORT KOREA 8/19/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
TRIAL OF KIM DAE JUNG 8/22/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
UNIVERSITIES BEGIN REOPENING IN KOREA 9/3/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
PRESIDENT CHUN VISITS KWANGJU MIXED SIGNALS 9/5/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
INDICTMENT OF SUPPOSEDLY KEY WITNESS IN KIM DAE JUNG TRIAL 9/5/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
WEEKLY STATUS REPORT KOREA 9/6/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
KOREA POLITICALLY SENSITIVE UNIVERSITIES MAY NOW REOPEN 9/9/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
STEPPED UP EFFORTS TO RECOVER ARMS TAKEN IN KWANGJU UPRISING 9/11/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
THE MOOD IN CHOLLAS 9/30/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
WEEKLY STATUS REPORT KOREA 10/12/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
MASS PUBLIC TRIALS IN KWANGJU 10/24/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
SENTENCES PASSED IN KWANGJU 10/25/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KWANGJU VERDICTS 10/27/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
PRESS GUIDANCE ON KWANGJU COURT MARTIAL VERDICT 10/27/1980 STATE SEOUL n/a
MORE ON KWANGJU VERDICTS: ALMOST HALF OF THE SENTENCES ARE SUSPENDED 10/27/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KIM DAE JUNG APPELLATE TRIAL REPORT NUMBER 4 10/28/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KWANGJU TRIALS 12/10/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
THE DEMOCRATIC JUSTICE PARTY: A PRO GOVERNMENT PARTY WITH PROBLEMS 12/20/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a
KWANGJU APPEALS TRIAL AND, ARRESTS 12/23/1980 SEOUL STATE n/a