Monthly Archives: janvier 2017

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 11 January in Asian history


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Updated on January 11, 2018

1894: The Tonghak peasant army defeat the Korean army and the government asks China for military support

1897, the so-called Filipino « Thirteen Martyrs of Bagumbayan » are executed

1942: Japan declares war on the Netherlands while invading the Netherlands East Indies

1942: The Japanese capture Kuala Lumpur (Malaya)

1943: US and Britain relinquish extraterritorial rights in China

1943-01-11 GB Extraterritorialité

1964: Sukarno and Macapagal relaunch the idea of Maphilindo, a regional association including Malaysia, the Philippines and Indonesia

1964-01-11 Mapilindo

1973: Beijing denounces the occupation of Paracel islands by South Vietnam

1983: Yasuhiro Nakasone is the first Japanese Prime Minister to go to South Korea since WWII

2007: China conducts the first successful anti-satellite missile test of any nation since 1985

2014: The Philippines and Vietnam condemn a new Chinese law that requires foreign fishermen to seek Beijing’s approval to operate in much of the South China Sea, but China’s Foreign Ministry insisted it has the right do so.

2017: China issues a white paper on policies related to Asia-Pacific security cooperation, which also clarified the nation’s stance on issues of regional concern



Famous women in Asian history


Here we will tell the stories of most famous women in Asian, goods and bads

Famous women in Asian history: SEON DEOK, Qeen of Silla kingdom (Korea)

She reigned as Queen Regnant of Silla, one of the Three Kingdoms of Korea, from 632 to 647. She was Silla’s twenty-seventh ruler, and its first reigning queen. She was the second female sovereign in recorded East Asian history and encouraged a renaissance in thought, literature, and the arts in Silla

Famous women in Asian history: BENAZIR BHUTTO

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, she was killed in a suicide attack on 27 December 2007


Famous Asian women: Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain, Bangladeshi muslim feminist and social reformer (1880-1932)


Chinese Empress Dowager Cixi (1868-1908)  was born on 29 November 1835 and will die on November 15, 1908