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Korea’s top communist killer passes at 99

Retired General Paik Sun-yup, South Korea’s most revered commander of the cataclysmic 1950-53 Korean War, died late Friday, aged 99. Paik, a combat maestro, battled insurgents in Manchuria, North Korean and Chinese main force troops during the Korean War and communist partisans in South Korea before becoming his country’s first four-star general. He garnered special […]