Best of News

Keywords

Veterans from Ireland who fought alongside South Korea during the... News PhotoFighting,Horizontal,Ireland,Korean War,Military,Politics,Saluting,Seoul,South Korea,Veteran,VisitPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPVeterans from Ireland who fought alongside South Korea during the 1950-53 Korean War salute as they visit a war memorial for the Battle of Happy Valley in Yangju, north of Seoul, on April 24, 2013. The battle took place on the nights of January 3-4, 1951 in the evacuation of Seoul. Veterans from the British Commonwealth including Ireland revisited the country on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the armistice that ended the three-year conflict. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)