This article includes a list of references, related reading or external links, but its sources remain unclear because it lacks inline citations. (February 2014) ( Learn how and when to remove this template message)
|• Revised Romanization||Munsan-eup|
|• McCune–Reischauer||Munsan ŭp|
|• Total||47.37 km2 (18.29 sq mi)|
|• Density||610/km2 (1,600/sq mi)|
Munsan is an administrative division ( eup) of Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. It lies on the south bank of the Imjin River, close to the edge of the Demilitarized Zone and near Panmunjom and the Joint Security Area.
Munsan has a heavy military presence because of the proximity to the South Korean border with North Korea. At the time of the Korean War it was known as Munsa-an-ni. Munsan was the scene of Operation Tomahawk on 23 March 1951, an attempt by U.S. airborne troops to cut off retreating People's Volunteer Army and Korean People's Army forces.
- (in Korean) In Korean language online encyclopedias:
|This South Korea location article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|