Second conflict in the Goryeo–Khitan War

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Second Goryeo–Khitan War
Part of Goryeo-Khitan Wars
Date 1010-1011
Location Northern Korean Peninsula
Result Khitan withdrawal
Belligerents
Goryeo Dynasty, Korea Liao Dynasty, Khitan
Commanders and leaders
Gang Jo
Yang Gyu
Kim Suk-heung
Dae Do-su (POW)
Ha Gong-jin
Emperor Shengzong

The Second Goryeo-Khitan War was an 11th-century conflict between the kingdom of Goryeo and Khitan forces near what is now the border between China and North Korea. It was the second of the Goryeo-Khitan Wars, with the First Goryeo-Khitan War occurring in 993, the second in 1010, and the third in 1018.

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