Republic of Korea
Timeline: 6-2-5 Upheaval

OTL equivalent: Korean Peninsula
Flag of South Korea Emblem of South Korea
Taegeukgi Emblem of Korea

("Benefit Broadly the Human World")

Anthem "Aegukga"
Capital Seoul
Largest city Seoul
Other cities Pyongnyang, Busan, Incheon
Language Korean
Ethnic Groups
  others Japanese, Manchu
Demonym Korean
Government Presidential Republic
  legislature Korean National Assembly
President ???
Established August 15, 1948
Independence from Japanese Empire
  declared September 2, 1945
Currency Korean Won
Organizations UN, APTO
 Korea, or officially the Republic of Korea, is an APTO-member nation in northeast Asia, which owns the entirety of the Korean Peninsula. The the north of the Republic is an 880 mile border with the People's Republic of China, which contains parts of the Yalu and Tumen Rivers. The Republic is the result of both World War II and the Korean War, or 6-2-5 Upheaval as the Koreans call the war.


The name "Korea" comes from the Goryeo Dynasty, which ruled over the Korean Peninsula from ____ to ____.

Government and Politics


The Korean economy is one of the strongest in Asia, alongside the other Asian Tigers, which includes Japan, the Republic of China, Indonesia, and Hong Kong.