NKorea timeline By svoorheeskill Aug 14, 1945 War After the second world war the soviets were on the North Korean's land while the US were on the South Korean's land. With the soviets in the north the North Korean's government turned communist. Oct 8, 1950 Independence WIth South Korea declaring their independence, the north were angry about that and started to invade the south. Nov 8, 1950 End of battle The Armisice between the North and south Korea ends the war. They killed 2 million people. Nov 8, 1980 Power Kim Jong iL went into power. Ruling North Korea. Nov 8, 1995 NUkes The Us was generous enough to give the NOrth Korean people 2 nuclear reactors. Nov 8, 1996 Troubles The North Korean people had problems with the famine and floods, that killed thousands of people. Nov 8, 2002 Japs The japense prime minister visited the north korean leaders for the first time ever. Nov 8, 2003 boom The North Korean people now have enough plutonium to make nuclear bombs. Nov 8, 2007 Remeet North Korea and South Koreas leaders met again to talk over there problems. They havent met since 1982. Nov 8, 2011 Death Kim iL sung dies, and they shut down there nuclear plants.