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Today in Korean history

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April 4

1960 -- South Korea and Japan resume trade although diplomatic relations were not normalized until 1965. Japan recognized the Republic of Korea as the only legitimate nation on the Korean Peninsula. North Korea does not have official diplomatic ties with Japan.

1961 -- South Korea and the Netherlands establish diplomatic ties.

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