Korean Strait


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Noun1.Korean Strait - a strait between Korea and Japan; connects the East China Sea and the Sea of Japan
Tsushima - a naval battle in the Russo-Japanese War (1905); the Japanese fleet defeated the Russian fleet in the Korean Strait
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The ship was located in the southern part of the Sea of Japan on the way out of the Korean Strait at the time.
120, STRAIGHT BASELINE AND TERRITORIAL SEA CLAIMS: JAPAN 14-15 (1998) (stating that Japan's five straits have a territorial sea limit of three miles, and listing Japan's five straits; referring to the Tsushima Strait-Western Channel as the Korean Strait).

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