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Taejong Muyeol of Silla (Korean: 신라 태종무열왕, Hanja:太宗武烈王, 602 - June 661) was the 29th king of Silla. He was named Kim Chun Chu.

He was the grandson of King Chinji. He went to Kokuryeo, asking for help to destroy Baekje.

After he went to Tang for help in destroying Baekje and Koguryo so that the Three Kingdoms could become one kingdom. In 660 he led the military with Kim Yu-sin to fight against Baekje. They won the fight, but he died that year.

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