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On 30 April in Asian history

ON 30 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2018

125: Death of emperor An of Han of the Chinese Han Dynasty, born in 94
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_An_of_Han

1030: Death of Mahmud of Ghazni, Indian ruler of the Ghaznavid Dynasty, born on October 2, 971
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/afghanista1/p/Bio-Mahmud-of-Ghazni.htm

1063: Death of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Song dynasty (1022-1063), born on 30 May 1010
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1550: King Tabinshwehti of Burma is decapited by one of his chamberlains
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabinshwehti

1637: Death of Niwa Nagashige, Japanese daimyo, born May 11, 1571
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Niwa_Nagashige

1839: Birth of Japanese painter Yoshitoshi
http://www.artelino.com/articles/yoshitoshi.asp
http://www.google.fr/search?q=yoshitoshi&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivns&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=xyW7Ta_oO9Or8QPK5dnDBQ&ved=0CDEQsAQ&biw=1093&bih=538

1865 : Birth of Patrocinio Gamboa, more popularly known as Tia Patron, Philippine Revolution heroine who died on November 24, 1953
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1101/today-in-philippine-history-april-30-1865-patrocinio-gamboa-more-popularly-known-as-tia-patron-was-born-in-jaro-Iloilo
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patrocinio_Gamboa
http://www.oocities.org/sinupan/gamboapat.htm

1870: Birth of Dadasaheb Phalke, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter who died on February 16, 1944
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dadasaheb_Phalke
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3406801348.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeTnbEnjh64

 

1888: Kuroda Kiyotaka becomes 2nd Prime Minister of Meiji era, up to 0ctober 1889
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/71.html

1910: Birth of Srirangam Srinivasarao, Telugu poet and lyricist who died on June 15, 1983
http://www.poemhunter.com/srirangam-srinivasarao/biography/

1910: Birth of Levi Celerio, Filipino composer and lyricist who died on April 2, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levi_Celerio

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
http://www.sacu.org/versaillesdeal.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1926: Birth of Shrinivas Khale, Indian composer/music director from Maharashtra, India, who died on September 2, 2011
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shrinivas_Khale

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp4ySZEDrdE

1937: The Philippines holds a plebiscite for Filipino women on whether they should be extended the right to suffrage; over 90% would vote in the affirmative
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippine_women_suffrage_plebiscite,_1937

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese
https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/the-pacific-war-1941-to-1945/the-battle-of-kohima-1944/
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/warsinasia/fl/The-Battle-of-Kohima-1944.htm?nl=1

1944 : Birth of Sonal Mansingh, Indian classical dancer
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/sonal-mansingh-5501.php
http://www.culturalindia.net/indian-dance/dancers/sonal-mansingh.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-USwE5ISNs

1946 : The Philippine Rehabilitation Act of 1946, approved by the US Congress is signed by the president
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1432/today-in-philippine-history-april-30-1946-the-philippine-rehabilitation-act-of-1946-was-approved
https://prezi.com/0l1ycn6mo6ue/war-damage-act/

1947: In Japan, victory of the conservatives in the local elections

1950: In Japan, General Ridgway authorizes the revision of general MacArthur ordnances

1963: In Laos, Prince Souvana Phouma breaks negotiations with Pathet Lao

1970: President Nixon announces invasion of Cambodia
http://chnm.gmu.edu/hardhats/cambodia.html

1975: Fall of Saigon. South Vietnamese president Duong Van Minh surrenders to the North Vietnamese forces

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0430.html#article
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/30/newsid_2498000/2498441.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/716609.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnam-surrenders
 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdR2Iktffaw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DoaeB-NCMXU

1979: Deng Xiaoping proposes the creation of special economic zones
http://chineseculture.about.com/od/businesseconomy/a/Chinas-Special-Economic-Zones-Sez.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4599.html

1982: The Bijon Setu massacre of monks occurs in Calcutta
http://sarkarverse.org/wiki/Bijon_Setu_massacre
https://canvaspix.wordpress.com/2011/05/24/bijonsetu1982/

1989: Death of Bangja (Euimin), crown princess of Korea, born on 4 November 1901
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Masako_Nashimoto

1989: Birth of Jang Wooyoung, South Korean singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_Wooyoung

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLZ_Y-4XU8k

1995: Death of General Maung Maung Kha, Myanmar Prime Minister (1977-1988), born on 7 June 1920
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C0DEFD7103CF930A35754C0A962958260&sec=&spon=

1999: Cambodia is the 10th and last country to join the Association of South-East Asian Nation (ASEAN)

2002: In Pakistan, a referendum overwhelmingly (97 % of votes) approves the presidency of General Pervez Musharraf  for another five years

2004: In Indonesia, Abu Bakar Bashir, suspected to be the spiritual leader of Jemaah Islamiyah is arrested the day of his release. Some fights between police and his followers
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abu_Bakar_Bashir
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jemaah_Islamiyah

2006: Death of Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Indonesian novelist, born on February 20, 1925
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/05/01/books/01prem.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer

2011: Cambodia asks the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to clarify its 1962 ruling over the Hindu temple of Preah Vihear as its military clashes with Thailand continued after a truce
http://www.pressreader.com/thailand/the-nation/20110430/282333971470591

2011: Communist Laos holds a general election for a new parliament, a body that has gained more power in this one-party state in recent years


2012: Hong Kong said it would delay the introduction of mandatory « national education » classes, which have been criticised as a bid to brainwash children with Chinese patriotism.


2012: Death of Achala Sachdev, Indian actress, born on May 3, 1920
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/achala-sachdev-original-zohra-jabeen-is-dead/943698/

2013: Death of Roberto Chabet, Filipino painter and sculptor, born on March 29, 1937
http://www.philstar.com/arts-and-culture/2013/05/06/938632/collective-memory-roberto-chabet
https://ph.news.yahoo.com/roberto-chabet–father-of-ph-concecptual-art–passes-away–144628671.html

2014: Brunei sultan launches new penal code that will eventually include stoning, amputation and flogging as punishments
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/30/sultan-brunei-sharia-penal-code-flogging-death-stoning
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/04/brunei-adopts-phase-one-islamic-law-201443051454609650.html

2014: At least 50 people  injured when an explosion rocked a train station in Urumqi, the capital of China’s restive Xinjiang province, on the final day of a presidential visit designed to promote Beijing’s war on terrorism
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10799050/Explosion-in-China-railway-during-presidential-visit-leaves-dozens-injured.html

2015 : Vietnam marks 40 years since end of war with the fall of Saigon, the capital of South Vietnam
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/society/129448/in-pictures–grand-parade-marks-40-years-of-reunification.html

2015 : A Pakistani court jails 10 men for life for their involvement in the 2012 shooting of teenage activist Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted for her campaign against the Taliban denying girls education
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/04/ten-men-jailed-pakistan-malala-attack-150430101505917.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/04/30/malala-yousafzai-s-attackers-jailed-for-25-years/

 

Holidays and observances

Vietnam: Liberation Day

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 30 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 30 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2018

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
http://www.sacu.org/versaillesdeal.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese
https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/the-pacific-war-1941-to-1945/the-battle-of-kohima-1944/
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/warsinasia/fl/The-Battle-of-Kohima-1944.htm?nl=1

1963: In Laos, Prince Souvana Phouma breaks negotiations with Pathet Lao

1970: President Nixon announces invasion of Cambodia
http://chnm.gmu.edu/hardhats/cambodia.html

1975: Fall of Saigon. South Vietnamese president Duong Van Minh surrenders to the North Vietnamese forces

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0430.html#article
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/30/newsid_2498000/2498441.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnam-surrenders 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdR2Iktffaw

2011: Cambodia asks the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to clarify its 1962 ruling over the Hindu temple of Preah Vihear as its military clashes with Thailand continued after a truce
http://www.pressreader.com/thailand/the-nation/20110430/282333971470591


Holidays and observances

Vietnam: Liberation Day

On 30 April in South Asian history

ON 30 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in South Asian history”

Updated on April 30, 2018

1030: Death of Mahmud of Ghazni, Indian ruler of the Ghaznavid Dynasty, born on October 2, 971
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/afghanista1/p/Bio-Mahmud-of-Ghazni.htm

1870: Birth of Dadasaheb Phalke, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter who died on February 16, 1944
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dadasaheb_Phalke
http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-3406801348.html
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeTnbEnjh64

 

1910: Birth of Srirangam Srinivasarao, Telugu poet and lyricist who died on June 15, 1983
http://www.poemhunter.com/srirangam-srinivasarao/biography/

 

1926: Birth of Shrinivas Khale, Indian composer/music director from Maharashtra, India, who died on September 2, 2011
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shrinivas_Khale

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lp4ySZEDrdE

1982: The Bijon Setu massacre of monks occurs in Calcutta
http://sarkarverse.org/wiki/Bijon_Setu_massacre
https://canvaspix.wordpress.com/2011/05/24/bijonsetu1982/

2012: Death of Achala Sachdev, Indian actress, born on May 3, 1920
http://www.indianexpress.com/news/achala-sachdev-original-zohra-jabeen-is-dead/943698/

2015 : A Pakistani court jails 10 men for life for their involvement in the 2012 shooting of teenage activist Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted for her campaign against the Taliban denying girls education
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/04/ten-men-jailed-pakistan-malala-attack-150430101505917.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/04/30/malala-yousafzai-s-attackers-jailed-for-25-years/

On 30 April in Southeast Asian history

ON 30 APRIL IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2018

1550: King Tabinshwehti of Burma is decapited by one of his chamberlains
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tabinshwehti

1910: Birth of Levi Celerio, Filipino composer and lyricist who died on April 2, 2002
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Levi_Celerio

1937: The Philippines holds a plebiscite for Filipino women on whether they should be extended the right to suffrage; over 90% would vote in the affirmative
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philippine_women_suffrage_plebiscite,_1937

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese
https://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/world-war-two/the-pacific-war-1941-to-1945/the-battle-of-kohima-1944/
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/warsinasia/fl/The-Battle-of-Kohima-1944.htm?nl=1

1963: In Laos, Prince Souvana Phouma breaks negotiations with Pathet Lao

1970: President Nixon announces invasion of Cambodia
http://chnm.gmu.edu/hardhats/cambodia.html

1975: Fall of Saigon. South Vietnamese president Duong Van Minh surrenders to the North Vietnamese forces

http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/big/0430.html#article
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/30/newsid_2498000/2498441.stm
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/716609.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnam-surrenders



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdR2Iktffaw

1995: Death of General Maung Maung Kha, Myanmar Prime Minister (1977-1988), born on 7 June 1920
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9C0DEFD7103CF930A35754C0A962958260&sec=&spon=

1999: Cambodia is the 10th and last country to join the Association of South-East Asian Nation (ASEAN)

2004: In Indonesia, Abu Bakar Bashir, suspected to be the spiritual leader of Jemaah Islamiyah is arrested the day of his release. Some fights between police and his followers
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abu_Bakar_Bashir
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jemaah_Islamiyah

2006: Death of Pramoedya Ananta Toer, Indonesian novelist, born on February 20, 1925
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/05/01/books/01prem.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pramoedya_Ananta_Toer

2011: Cambodia asks the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to clarify its 1962 ruling over the Hindu temple of Preah Vihear as its military clashes with Thailand continued after a truce
http://www.pressreader.com/thailand/the-nation/20110430/282333971470591

2011: Communist Laos holds a general election for a new parliament, a body that has gained more power in this one-party state in recent years

2013: Death of Roberto Chabet, Filipino painter and sculptor, born on March 29, 1937
http://www.philstar.com/arts-and-culture/2013/05/06/938632/collective-memory-roberto-chabet
https://ph.news.yahoo.com/roberto-chabet–father-of-ph-concecptual-art–passes-away–144628671.html

2014: Brunei sultan launches new penal code that will eventually include stoning, amputation and flogging as punishments
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/apr/30/sultan-brunei-sharia-penal-code-flogging-death-stoning
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/04/brunei-adopts-phase-one-islamic-law-201443051454609650.html

2015 : Vietnam marks 40 years since end of war with the fall of Saigon, the capital of South Vietnam
http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/society/129448/in-pictures–grand-parade-marks-40-years-of-reunification.html

 

On 30 April in Japan’s history

ON 30 APRIL IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on April 30, 2018

1637: Death of Niwa Nagashige, Japanese daimyo, born May 11, 1571
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Niwa_Nagashige

1839: Birth of Japanese painter Yoshitoshi
http://www.artelino.com/articles/yoshitoshi.asp
http://www.google.fr/search?q=yoshitoshi&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivns&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=xyW7Ta_oO9Or8QPK5dnDBQ&ved=0CDEQsAQ&biw=1093&bih=538

1888: Kuroda Kiyotaka becomes 2nd Prime Minister of Meiji era, up to 0ctober 1889
http://www.ndl.go.jp/portrait/e/datas/71.html

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
http://www.sacu.org/versaillesdeal.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1944: Beginning of the two months siege of Kohima (Burma) by the Japanese

http://asianhistory.about.com/od/warsinasia/fl/The-Battle-of-Kohima-1944.htm?nl=1

1947: In Japan, victory of the conservatives in the local elections

1950: In Japan, General Ridgway authorizes the revision of general MacArthur ordnances

 

On 30 April in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 30 APRIL IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on April 30, 2018

125: Death of emperor An of Han of the Chinese Han Dynasty, born in 94
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_An_of_Han

1063: Death of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Song dynasty (1022-1063), born on 30 May 1010
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1919: Paris Peace Conference decides to transfer German interests in Shandong to Japan
http://www.sacu.org/versaillesdeal.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shandong_Problem
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4452.html

1979: Deng Xiaoping proposes the creation of special economic zones
http://chineseculture.about.com/od/businesseconomy/a/Chinas-Special-Economic-Zones-Sez.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4599.html

2012: Hong Kong said it would delay the introduction of mandatory « national education » classes, which have been criticised as a bid to brainwash children with Chinese patriotism.

2014: At least 50 people were injured when an explosion rocked a train station in Urumqi, the capital of China’s restive Xinjiang province, on the final day of a presidential visit designed to promote Beijing’s war on terrorism
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/10799050/Explosion-in-China-railway-during-presidential-visit-leaves-dozens-injured.html

On 29 April in Asian history

1954-04-29 Panchsheel Agreement

ON 29 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 29, 2018

643: Hou Junji, Chinese general and chancellor during the Tang Dynasty, is executed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hou_Junji

1661: In the name of Chinese Ming dynasty, rebel anti-Qing general Koxinga starts to occupy Taiwan
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/index.cgi?id=402341815414
http://www.economist.com/blogs/analects/2012/07/how-remember-koxinga

1803: Birth of James Brooke, first White Rajah of Sarawak (1941-1868) who died on June 11, 1868
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Brooke

1848: Birth of Ravi Varma, Indian painter who died on 2 October 1906
http://www.boloji.com/vithika/vithika05.htm
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Ravi+Varma&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=dsi5Ta3oH8mp8APX54xY&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBoQ_AUoAQ&biw=1093&bih=538

1901: Birth of Japanese emperor Hirohito, who died on on January 7, 1989
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/hirohito_emperor.shtml

1902: US Congress extends the Chinese Exclusion Act (of 1882) prohibiting immigration of Chinese laborers from territories to the mainland, a rule clearly aimed at Chinese in the Philippines

1902-04-29 Prolongation Chinese exclusion Act

1936: Birth of Zubin Mehta, Indian-born conductor
http://www.zubinmehta.net/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/29-april-1936-zubin-mehta-indian-conductor-of-western-classical-music-was-born

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quhYowwaMxo

1938: Birth of Daim Zainuddin, Malaysian economist and politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daim_Zainuddin

1942: Japanese troops march into Lashio (Burma), cutting off Burma Road
http://www.worldwar2history.info/Burma/Road.html

1946: Former prime minister of Japan Hideki Tojo and 28 former leaders are indicted for war crimes
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_Military_Tribunal_for_the_Far_East
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/international-military-tribunal-indicts-hideki

1951: A Tibetan delegation to the Chinese government is presented with a treaty draft regarding the Chinese occupation of Tibet which will be singned on May 23
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seventeen_Point_Agreement_for_the_Peaceful_Liberation_of_Tibet

1951: In Japan, victory of the conservatives in local elections

1954: China and India agree on the Panchsheel Agreement known as the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-94-017-6555-8_3
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4332.html

1954-04-29 Panchsheel Agreement

1965: Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) successfully launches seventh rocket in their Rehber series

1965: Australian Prime Minister Menzies announces that, at the request of USA and South Vietnam, he is sending an 800-man battalion to fight in South Vietnam
http://www.skwirk.com/p-c_s-14_u-116_t-314_c-1061/how-australia-entered-the-war/nsw/how-australia-entered-the-war/australia-in-the-vietnam-war-era/why-did-australia-become-involved-in-the-vietnam-war-http://alphahistory.com/vietnamwar/australian-involvement-in-vietnam/
https://www.awm.gov.au/journal/j32/rabel.asp

1968: Lin Zhao, a female poet, born on 16 December 1932, communist militant who became a dissident in 1957 et in jail since 1960 is secretly executed by firing squad
http://www.executedtoday.com/2010/04/29/1968-lin-zhao-martyr-poet/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lin_Zhao
http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/books/article/2143321/story-martyr-maos-china-executed-and-her-family-billed

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQIGjzj1-vc

1970: 50,000 US and South Vietnamese troops invade Cambodia, where Prince Sihanouk have been ousted on March 18, to hunt Vietcong
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-south-vietnamese-forces-launch-cambodian-incursion

1974: Birth of Anggun, Indonesian singer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anggun
http://www.facebook.com/anggun.official

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gU-6eOuYEwQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Avq5CaDpwK4&feature=related

1975: By the Operation Frequent Wind, the last US citizens begin evacuation from Saigon prior to an expected North Vietnamese takeover


http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/frequent_wind.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Frequent_Wind
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/operation-frequent-wind-begins

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J87rgk33X84&feature=relmfu

1975: Vietnam War: The North Vietnamese Army completes its capture of all parts of South Vietnamese-held Spratly (Trường Sa) Islands.

1975: Charles McMahon and Darwin Judge are the last two United States servicemen killed in Vietnam during the Vietnam War
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_McMahon_and_Darwin_Judge
http://www.wbur.org/2015/04/29/kennedy-vietnam-war-final-marines

1978: In Afghanistan, the communist rebels claim victory
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/29/newsid_2970000/2970317.stm

1978: Death of Yasuda Yukihiko, Japanese painter, born on February 16, 1884
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yukihiko_Yasuda
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Yasuda+Yukihiko&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&tbm=isch&prmd=ivnso&source=lnms&ei=l9G5TaqgMoTo4wbf_pnmDw&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CCgQ_AUoAQ&biw=1093&bih=538

 1982: China has one billion inhabitants

1988: Birth of Younha, Korean pop singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Younha

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDm3W5ozED4

1989: The National Assembly of the People’s Republic of Kampuchea amends the constitution, replacing the name of the country as State of Cambodia and declares it « neutral, pacifist and nonaligned » Buddhism is proclaimed state religion

1991: In Bangladesh, a cyclone with winds of around 155mph kills at least 138,000 people and leaves as many as 10 million homeless
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1991_Bangladesh_cyclone

2000: Death of Pham Van Dong, former Vietnamese Prime Minister, born on 1st March 1906
http://www.mishalov.com/Pham_Van_Dong.html

2002: Death of Lor Tok, Thai comedian and actor, born on April 1, 1914
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lor_Tok

2005: Historic meeting between Hu Jintao, the General secretary o the Communist Party of China, and Lien Chan, the chairman of the Kuomintang (Taiwan), first meeting between the leader of the two parties since 1949
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2005_Pan-Blue_visits_to_mainland_China
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Handshake-between-Lien-Chan-and-Hu-Jintao-3174.html
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/english/doc/2005-04/29/content_438675.htm

 

2005-04-29 Lian-Hu

2007: Japanese Supreme Court rejects the request of forced Chinese workers during the Japanese occupation, arguing that by 1972 Sino-Japanese treaty, individuals are denied to look for compensation from Japan

2009: The foreign ministers of France and Britain urge the Sri Lankan government to call a truce in the war with Tamil Tiger separatists to allow tens of thousands of civilians to escape
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/04/200942944447881718.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8023925.stm

2012: Aung San Suu Kyi, the leader of Myanmar’s opposition National League for Democracy (NLD), says that a dispute over the wording of the country’s parliamentary oath of office has been resolved.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/04/201243035921368994.html

2013: The Afghan president has admitted his office received secret payments from the US, but says the amounts were small and used legitimately
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22343030

 

Holidays and observances

Shiwa Day, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period. Japan

Asian political caricatures

29 MARCH 2018

Historic meeting in Korea : How did Kim realy crossed the border ?

By Patrick Chappatte, The New York Times

15 MARCH 2018

Before Trump meets Kim

By Patrick Chappatte, The New York Times


Trump candidate in 2020

By Lisa in Zero Hedge

12 FEBRUARY 2018

Trump jobless

By Marian Kamensky, Austria

 

8 FEBRUARY 2018

Maldive crisis

 

26 JANUARY 2018Korean unity

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

22 JANUARY 2018

Trump unites the two Koreas

By Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

4 JANUARY 2018

How Pakistan governement learned Trump decision to cut military help

By Sabirnazar in The Friday Times, Pakistan

1 DECEMBER 2018

Kim Jong-un and nuclear button

By Harry’s in South China Morning Post, HongKong

26 NOVEMBER 2017

100 Chinese intellectuals write a petition

By Harry’s in South China Morning Post

 

Big part lost

 

 

 

 

 

25 MAY 2016

US kills Taliban leader in Pakistan

2016-05-25-i-thought-we-are-friends

By Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times

12 FEBRUARY 2016

North Korea’s new military chief

By Larry Wright, Cagle Cartoons

2016-02-12

11 FEBRUARY 2016

Suu Kyi’s power

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2016-02-11

8 FEBRUARY 2016

The year of the monkey

By Luojie, China Daily, China

Happy chinese new year

25 JANUARY 2016

Tsai soon on the throne

By Henry Wong in South China Morning Post (date ?)

2016-01-16 Tsai élue

24 JANUARY 2016

Taiwan and China

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2016-01-24 Tsai

10 JANUARY 2016

Watch your kid !

In The Korean Times

2016-01-10 Watch your kid

 

9 JANUARY 2016

Kim birthday

By Satish Acharya in SIFY

2016-01-08 Kim Birthday

 

Kim and the bomb

By Harry, South China Morning Post

2016-01-08 Kim et bombe

7 JANUARY 2016

Kim and Xi

By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2016-01-07 Kim and Xi

13 NOVEMBER 2015

The Aung San Suu Kyi effect

By Patrick Chappatte, Le Temps, Switzerland

2017-11-12 Birmanie

12 NOVEMBER 2015

Aung San Suu Kyi

By Taylor Jones, El Nuevo Dia, Puerto Rico

2015-11-12 Burma
11 NOVEMBER 2015

The winner

By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2015-11-11 Burma

9 NOVEMBER 2015

Mr Ma meets Mr Xi

By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2015-11-09 Ma-Xi

7 NOVEMBER 2015

China-Taiwan summit

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2015-11-07 Xi-Ma

6 NOVEMBER 2015

Historic election in Myanmar

By Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times

2015-11-07 Burma

30 OCTOBER 2015

China is dropping the one-child policy

By Harry Harrison, South China Morning Post

2015-10-30 Enfant unique

29 OCTOBER 2015 

Merkel in China
 
By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2015-10-29 Merkel-Xi

23 OCTOBER 2015

China in South China Sea

By Chappatte, The International New York Times

2015-10-23 Chappatte IHT

 

17 OCTOBER 2015

US troops to stay in Afghanistan 

By Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times
2015-10-17

 

16 OCTOBER 2015

Back to Afghanistan

By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2015-10-16

11 OCTOBER 2015

 Airstrike on Afghan Hospital

Bt Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times

2015-10-11
 

18 AUGUST 2015

 Disaster in Tianjin

By Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times

2015-08-17 Tianjin 

2 AUGUST 2015

China’s naval push

By Deng Coy Miel, Singapore

2015-08-02

2 JUNE 2015

No smoking in China

By Marian Kemensky, Slovakia

  2015-06-02

21 MAY 2015

North Korea says it can miniaturize nuclear weapons

By Harry, South China Morning Post, Hong Kong

2015-05-21

11 APRIL 2015

Global Economic order

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2015-04-11
 

9 APRIL 2015

Thailand’s new Law
 

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2015-04-09

16 MARS 2015

China now world’s third-biggest arms exporter

By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2015-03-16

23 FEBRUARY 2015

Published in Korea Time

Kim Jong-un’s new haircut

2015-02-23

16 FEBRUARY 2015

Bangladesh politics

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2015-02-16
 6 FEBRUARY 2015

China as Banker

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2015-02-06

4 JANUARY 2015

Hegemonic China

By Deng Coy Miel, Singapore
 
2015-01-04

27 DECEMBER 2014

Hack attack

By Manny Francisco, Manila, The Phillippines

2014-12-27
 
21 DECEMBER 2014

Kim Jong-un vs Sony

By Patrick Chappatte, Le Temps, Switzerland

2014-12-21

15 DECEMBER 2014

After the elections

By Norio, Courrier international

2014-12-15

26 NOVEMBER 2014

SAARC Summit, Kathmandu

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE
 
2014-11-26

 

16 NOVEMBER 2014

Japan’s trick

By Luojie, China Daily, China

  2014-11-16

11 NOVEMBER 2014

Friendly Handshake

By Marian Kemensky, Slovakia

2014-11-11

5 NOVEMBER 2014

Checking Afghan opium
 
By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-11-05
 

25 OCTOBER 2014

Dragon dance

By Luojie, China Daily, China
 2014-10-25

19 OCTOBER 2014

China’s Policies

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 2014-10-19

18 OCTOBER 2014

Honk Kong protests

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

  2014-10-18

17 OCTOBER 2014

Hungry Kim

By Taylor Jones, El Nuevo Dia, Puerto Rico
 
2014-10-17

16 OCTOBER 2014

By Harry, South China Morning Post, Hong Kong

 

2014-10-16

15 OCTOBER 2014

By Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

2015-10-15

14 OCTOBER 2014

Hong Kong Umbrella Revolution Dragon

By Daryl Cagle, CagleCartoons
 
2014-10-14

13 OCTOBRE 2014

Malala’s Courage

By Marian Kemensky, Slovakia
 
2014-10-13

11 OCTOBER 2014

Nobel Peace prize

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE
 
2014-10-11

10 OCTOBER 2014

Missing Kim Jong Un

By Cam Cardow, Cagle Cartoons

2014-10-10

6 OCTOBER 2014

Student revolt

By Olle Johansson, Sweden

2014-10-06
 

3 OCTOBER 2014

Chinese dragon strangling Hongkong

By Riber Hansson, Sydsvenskan
  2014-10-03

2 OCTOBER 2014

Hong Kong democracy

By Tom Janssen, The Netherlands
 2014-10-02 b

Sharing umbrella

2014-10-02

1 OCTOBER 2014

Umbrella Revolution

By Marian Kemensky, Slovakia

2014-10-01 b 
Protests in Hong Kong

By Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times
 
2014-10-01

30 SEPTEMBER 2014

Hong Kong Umbrella

By Marian Kemensky, Slovakia
 2014-09-30

30 SEPTEMBER 2014

Democracy and Peace

By Marian Kemensky, Slovakia

2014-09-30 b

29 SEPTEMBER 2014

Narendra Modi in USA

By Paresh nath, U.T. Independent, India
  2014-09-29

27 SEPTEMBER 2014

India’s Mars mission

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE
 
2014-09-27

19 SEPTEMBER 2014

China soon on the moon. « Houston, we have a problem »

By Langer, Clarin, Buenos Aires

2014-09-19

18 SEPTEMBER 2014

India and China

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE
 
2014-09-18

16 SEPTEMBER 2014

In Taiwan press

2014-09-16

12 SEPTEMBER 2014

Chinese president Xi

By Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Berlin

2014-09-12

10 SEPTEMBER 2014

Hong Kong : No room for democracy

By Stephff, Thailand

2014-09-10

7 SEPTEMBER 2014

Hong Kong Democracy

By Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times

  2014-09-07

30 AUGUST 2014

US Owes China

By Gary McCoy, Cagle Cartoons

2014-08-30

20 AUGUST 2014

South China Sea issue

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-08-20

24 JULY 2014

Cross-Strait Trade Pact 

Taipei Times

2014-07-24

21 JULY 2014

When Barbie’s friend 6 year old Indian small girl was raped at school

By Satish Acharya, Sify.com

2014-07-21
20 JULY 2014

MH17 looking for clues

By Peter Broelman, Australia

2014-07-20
 

14 JULY 2014

Syria, China, Russia

Published in Ibergag.com

2014-07-14

2 JULY 2014

Abe changes constitution

Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2014-07-02
 

29 JUNE 2014

Thai Democracy Transformer

By Deng Coy Miel, Singapore

2014-06-29

28 JUNE 2014

China and Hong Kong

By Reumann, Switzerland

2014-06-28

 27 JUNE 2014

Afghan run-off vote

 By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-06-27

 

7 JUNE 2014

Sino-US relations

By Luojie, China Daily, China

2014-06-07

5 JUNE 2014

In the South China Sea

By Danziger, USA

2014-06-05

 

29 MAY 2014

Thai massage’

By Manny Francisco, Manila, The Phillippines

2014-05-29

22 MAY 2014

Thailand under martial law

By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2014-05-22


21 MAY 2014

Putin and Chinese dragon

By Christo Komarnitski, Bulgaria

2014-05-21

 

14 MAY 2014

Election in India, voting Durga

By Riber Hansson, Sydsvenskan

2014-05-14

 

13 MAY 2014

Chinese housing prices

By Luojie, China Daily, China

2014-05-13

 

3 MAY 2014

Femen in Afghanistan

2014-05-03

 

25 APRIL 2014

Asian Balancing Act

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE


2014-04-25

 

13 APRIL 2014

China and Taiwan economic links

By Heng, Lianhe Zaobao, Singapore

2014-04-13

9 APRIL 2014

Afghan elections

By Taylor Jones, El Nuevo Dia, Puerto Rico

2014-04-09

4 APRIL 2014

Kim’s toy

By Olle Johansson, Sweden

2014-04-04

 

2 APRIL 2014

Japanese whaling setback

By Peter Broelman, Australia

2014-04-02

01 APRIL 2014

China Economic Reforms

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-03-26

 

25 MARCH 2014

Xi Jinping in France

By Stefan Popa, Courrier International

2014-03-25 Xi en France

12 MARCH 2014

Election in North korea

By Olle Johansson, Sweden

2014-03-12

9 MARCH 2014

Malaysian Air missing

By Peter Broelman, Australia

2014-03-09

8 MARCH 2014

Women’s Day

By Luojie, China Daily, China

2014-03-08 Journée de la femme

2 MARCH 2014

Thai Revolution

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-03-02

1 MARCH 2014

China and Korean abuses

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-03-01

28 FEBRUARY 2014

Kim Jong Un

By Bob Englehart, The Hartford Courant

2014-02-28

25 FEBRUARY 2014

Afghanistan invasions

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-02-25

24 FEBRUARY 2014

Obama and Dalai Lama

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-02-24

23 FEBRUARY 2014

KIM JONG UN AND HITLER

By Randy Bish, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

2014-02-23

22 FEBRUARY 2014

Kim and ghost of genocide past

By Taylor Jones, El Nuevo Dia, Puerto Rico

2014-02-22

21 FEBRUARY 2014

UN North Korea report

By Jeff Darcy, The Cleveland Plain Dealer

2014-02-21

 

20 FEBRUARY 2014

Friends

By Joep Bertrams, The Netherlands

2014-02-20

19 FEBRUARY 2014

North Korea compared with the Nazis

By Olle Johansson, Sweden

2014-06-19

 

18 FEBRUARY 2014

Kim Jong-un

By Aislin, The Montreal Gazette

2014-02-18

 

15 FEBRUARY 2014

Karzai Kartoon

By Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star Tribune

2014-02-15

 

14 FEBRUARY 2014

North Korea South Korea meeting

2014-02-14

 

10 JANUARY 2014

By Riber Hansson, Sydsvenskan

2014-02-10



9 FEBRUARY 2014

Pakistan, Taliban talk

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-02-09

8 FEBRUARY 2014

Surrender the steering Wheel too !

By Heng, Lianhe Zabao, Singapore

2014-02-08

 

5 FEBRUARY 2014

Irreconciliable Thailand

By Patrick Chappatte, The International New York Times

2014-02-05

 

31 JANUARY 2013

Kicking Off the New Year

By Stephff, The Irrawaddy

2014-01-31

Offshore

By Horsch, Germany

2014-02-01

 

23 JANUARY 2014

China and tax haven

By Tom Janssen, The Netherlands

2014-01-23

 

14 JANUARY 2014

Democracy in Asia

Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-01-14

 

11 JANUARY 2014

China versus Japan

Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2014-01-11

9 JANUARY 2014

China moon landing

By Jeff Darcy, The Cleveland Plain

2014-01b

8 JANUARY 2014

Happy birthday Kim Jong-un

2014-01-08 Kiim Jong Un birthday

5 JANUARY 2014

Thailand Political Crisis

Deng Coy Miel, Singapore

2014-01-03

2 JANUARY 2014

Kim justifies uncle assassination

Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2014-01-02

 

30 DECEMBER 2013

Obama dealing with China and Iran

Deng Coy Miel, Singapore

2013-13-30

29 DECEMBER 2013

China and Japan military

Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-12-29

28 DECEMBER 2013

End of One Child Policy

By Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2013-12-28

 

27 DECEMBER 2013

Hatch

By Luojie, China Daily, China

2013-12-27

 

26 DECEMBER 2013

Kim’s uncle

2013-12-26

 

19 DECEMBER 2013

Kim Il Jung and headless guy

By Riber Hansson, Sydsvenskan

2013-12-19

 

14 DECEMBER 2013

China vehicule on the moon

2013-12-14 china-in-the-moon

 

10 DECEMBER 2013

Kim’s uncle

Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2013-12-10

 

9 DECEMBER 2013

Shinzo Abe

2013-12-09

 

30 NOVEMBER 2013

China nationalistic rhetoric

By Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-11-30

 

29 NOVEMBER 2013

East China Sea Tensions

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

2013-11-29 ADIZ

28 NOVEMBER 2913

China’s ADIZ

Attribution: Deng Coy Miel, Singapore

2013-11-28

23 NOVEMBER 2013

Afghan security negotiations

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-11-23 Afghanistan

12 NOVEMBER 2013

Typhoon Haiyan

Attribution: Bob Englehart, The Hartford Courant

2013-11-11

8 NOVEMBER 2013

China’s Growth

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-11-08

1 NOVEMBER 2013

War on al Qaeda

Attribution: Mike Keefe, Cagle Cartoons

 

2013-11-01

31 OCTOBER 2013

China and Japan dispute on Diaoyu-Senkaku islands

By Kichka, Telad TV, Jérusalem

2013-10-31

 

24 OCTOBER 2013

Leaving Afghan issues

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-10-24

23 OCTOBER 2013

India, China border pact

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-10-23 Chine Inde

 

14 OCTOBER 2013

The Taliban and education

2013-10-13

12 OCTOBER 2013

Sakharov Prize: Courage recognised

Al-Mustaqbal, Beirut

2013-10-10

1st OCTOBER 2013

Today is the PRC 64th birthday

By Schot (Netherland)

2013-10-01

30 SEPTEMBER 2013

China vs Japan

2013-09-30

19 SEPTEMBER 2013

Radioactive Olympics

Attribution: Milt Priggee, www.miltpriggee.com

2013-09-19 JO

 

13 SEPTEMBER 2013

North Korea restarts nuclear program

Artist: Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune 2013-09-13 NK

10 SEPTEMBER 2013

Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Artist: Luojie, China Daily, China

2013-09-10 Olympic

 

8 SEPTEMBER 2013

TOKYO 2020

Artist : Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany 2013-09-08 Olympic

 

21 AUGUST 2013

North Korea

Artist: David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star 2013-08-21 Kim

 

15 AUGUST 2013

India, Pakistan INDEPENDENCE day

Artist: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE 2013-08-15 Inde Pakistan

 

14 AUGUST 2013

China’s One-child policy and pension issues

Artist : Luojie, China Daily, China 2013-08-14 enfant unique

 

8 AUGUST 2013

Still haunted?

2013-08-08 By Nay Myo Aye, The Irrawadd

3 AUGUST 2013

Chinese View of Japanese Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso

Attribution: Luojie, China Daily, China

2013-08-03

 

28 JULY 2013

2014: US are leaving Afghanistan

By Chappatte, International Herald Tribune 2013-07-28 Afghanistan

 

27 JULY 2013

China’s economy

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-07-28 China economy

 

26 JULY 2013

Shinzo Abe powerful

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE 2013-07-26

 

21 JULY 2013

Bangladesh textile industry 2013-07-21 cartoon

 

8 JULY 2013

Obama in Africa

2013-07-08

 

5 JULY 2013 2013-07-05 afghanistan

3 JULY 2013

Obama loves Africa Attribution: Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2013-07-03

 

10 JUNE 2013

Declaration of love

Attribution: Petar Pismestrovic, Kleine Zeitung, Austria

karikatur für tribüne-liebeserklärung

 

1 JUNE 2013 In

Burma : Two-child Policy for Rohingya

By Stephff The Irrawaddy

2013-06-01 Myanmar-s-2-child-policy-for-Rohingyas

31 MAY 2013

Preventing Cyber theft

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-05-31 cartoon

 

30 MAY 2013

Drones and Taliban

Attribution: Tom Janssen, The Netherlands

2013-05-30 cartoon

 

23 MAY 2013

Kissing Shoes

Attribution: Olle Johansson, Sweden

2013-05-23 cartoon

20 MAY 2013

Cybersecurity

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-05-20

 

16 MAY 2013

Obama greets Pakistan winner

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

2013-05-16 cartoon

 

13 MAY 2013

After Bangladesh

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, Le Temps, Switzerland

2013-05-13 cartoon

 

10 MAY 2013

War Drums

Attribution: Cardow, The Ottawa Citizen

2013-05-10 cartoon 9 MAY 2013

Avian flu in China

Attribution: Manny Francisco, Manila, The Phillippines 2013-05-09 cartoon

8 MAY 2013

Hamid Karzai – Coat of One Color

Attribution: Taylor Jones, El Nuevo Dia, Puerto Rico

2013-05-08 cartoon

7 MAY 2013

Hunger strike in Guantánamo

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, NZZ am Sonntag

2013-05-07 cartoon

6 MAY 2013

Chinese Dream

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-05-06 Chinese Dream

2 MAY 2013

Made in Bangladesh

Attribution: Tom Janssen, The Netherlands 2013-05-02 cartoon 1 MAY 2013

Bangladesh Attribution: Hajo de Reijger, The Netherlands

2013-05-01 cartoon

23 APRIL 2013

Kim Jong-Un and Rodman

Attribution: Gary McCoy, Cagle Cartoons

2013-04-23 cartoon

21 APRIL 2013

Musharaff’s Risky Return

2013-04-21 cartoon

 

13 APRIL 2013

Kim talks of war

Attribution: John Cole, The Scranton Times-Tribune

2013-04-13 cartoon

 

12 APRIL 2013

NK’s radical attempt on biological warfare

Artist: Manny Francisco, Manila,

2013-04-12 cartoon

10 APRIL 2013

Kim Jong Un Corner

Attribution: Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle

2013-04-11 cartoon

 

9 APRIL 2013

Syria rescue mission

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-04-10 cartoon

8 APRIL 2013

China Criticizes North Korea

Attribution: Petar Pismestrovic, Kleine Zeitung, Austria

karikatur für tribüne-rüge

5 APRIL 2013

What’s the next threat after « nuclear apocalypse » ?

2013-04-05 cartoon

4 APRIL 2013

A North Korean Hit

Attribution: Paul Zanetti, Australia

2013-04-04 cartoon

 

2 APRIL 2013

Karzai’s hatchet

Attribution: David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star

2013-04-02 cartoon

 

1 APRIL 2013

Kim Jong Un Crayons

Attribution: Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle

2013-04-01 Kim crayons

 

31 MARCH 2013

North Korea and USA

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-03-31 NK US

 

30 MARCH 2013

Easter egg hunt with uncle Sam and Kim Jong Un

Attribution: Peter Broelman, Australia

2013-03-30 Easter

 

22 MARCH 2013

Leading China

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-03-22 Chine corruption

20 MARCH 2013

Malala goes back to school

Attribution: Manny Francisco, Manila, The Philippines

2013-03-20 Malala

 

18 MARCH 2013

Nukes

Attribution: Olle Johansson, Swede

2013-03-18 cartoon

 

17 MARCH 2013

Kim, Xi, Li, and Obama

Attribution: Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

2013-03-17 cartoon

 

14 MARCH 2013

Kim Jun-Un

Attribution: Pavel Constantin, Romania

2013-03-14

 

10 MARCH 2013

Sanctions on N.Korea

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-03-11 cartoon

 

9 MARCH 2013

North Korean Nuclear Threats

Artist: Patrick Chappatte, Le Temps, Switzerland

2013-03-09 cartoon

 

8 MARCH 2013

Big trouble

Artist: Olle Johansson, Sweden

2013-03-08 cartoon

 

6 MARCH 2013

Kim Jong Un meeting Rodman

Artist: Manny Francisco, Manila, The Philippines

2013-03-06 cartoon

5 MARCH 2013

Rodman Counseling

Artist: Cardow, The Ottawa Citizen

2013-03-05 cartoon

 

4 MARCH 1013

« China threat theory »

Attribution: Luojie, China Daily, China

2013-03-04 cartoon

 

27 FEBRUARY 2013

Cyber Spying from China

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, NZZ am Sonntag

2013-03-26 cartoon

 

25 FEBRUARY 1013

Relieved

By Luojie, China Daily, China

2013-02-26 cartoon

 

23 FEBRUARY 2013

China on N.Korea

Artist: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-02-22

 

22 FEBRUARY 2013

New Chinese Military

Attribution: Cardow, The Ottawa Citizen

2013-02-22 cartoon

21 FERUARY 2013

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-02-21 cartoon

16 FEBRUARY 2013

North Korean test

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-02-15 Chine-NK

 

14 FEBRUARY 2013

North Korea nuclear test and China

2013-02-14 cartoon

13 FEBRUARY 2013

No respect

Artist: Cameron Cardow, The Ottawa Citizen

2013-02-13 Kim cartoon

 

12 FEBRUARY 2013

Next Generation

Attribution: Olle Johansson, Sweden

2013-02-12 cartoon

 

11 FEBRUARY 2013

Who is the boss in Thailand ?

2013-01-29 caricature

 

4 FEBRUARY 2013

China needs stronger role in Kachin conflict

By Liu Rui, Global Time

2013-02-04 caricature

 

2 FEBRUARY 2013

China and North Korea

2013-02-02 caricature

 

31 JANUARY 2013

Air Pollution in China

Attribution: Jianping Fan, Guangzhou, China

2013-01-31 Caricature

30 JANUARY 2013

Gangnam Kim A

ttribution: Cardow, The Ottawa Citizen

2013-01-28 Kim

29 JANUARY 2013 S

harpening

Attribution: Luojie, China Daily, China

2013-01-29 Chine-Japon

27 JANUARY 2013

N.Korean rocket

Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

2013-01-27 cartoon

 

17 JANUARY 2013

Smog in Beijing

Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

2013-01-17 cartoon

 

12 JANUARY 2013

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said « First open wide your mouth »

2013-01-12

11 JANUARY 2013

To be a woman in India

By Mikel Jaso, Barcelona

2013-01-11

 

15 DECEMBER 2012

Transition in Afghanistan

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

23 NOVEMBER 2012

Obama in Asia

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

20 NOVEMBER 2012

Brave Puppy

by Hachfeld in Neues Deutschland, Berlin

 

 

13 NOVEMBER 2012

Best in USA, China

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

12 NOVEMBER 2012

Congress of the Chinese Communist Party

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, Le Temps, Switzerland

 

11 NOVEMBER 2012

USA – CHINA

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, NZZ am Sonntag

 

8 NOVEMBER 2012

China vs USA elections

Attribution: Tom Janssen, The Netherlands

 

29 OCTOBER 2012

 

23 OCTOBER 2012

China-USA economic ties

 

21 OCTOBER 2012

Taliban backlash

Attribution: John Cole, The Scranton Times-Tribune

 

20 OCTOBER 2012

Pakistani Schoolgirl

Attribution: Adam Zyglis, The Buffalo News

 

12 OCTOBER 2012

North Korean threat

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

1 OCTOBER 2012

Insider Enemies in Afghanistan

Artist: Manny Francisco, Manila, The Phillippines

28 SEPTEMBER 2012

Thief

Attribution: Luojie, China Daily, China

 

15 SEPTEMBER 2012

Teddy-bears

Artist:Petar Pismestrovic, Kleine Zeitung, Austria

14 SEPTEMBER 2012

China, USA in Pacific

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

10 SEPTEMBER 2012

The Indian cartoonist against corruption in India, Aseem Trivedi, has been jailed today



9 SEPTEMBER 2012

Veto

Artist : Osama Hajjaj, Abu Mahjoob Creative Productions

 

7 SEPTEMBER 2012

Wishful thinking

Artist: Luojie, China Daily, China

 

5 SEPTEMBER 2012

Lessons learned in the age of tyranny

29 AUGUST 2012

Attribution: No-rio (Aomori), Courrier international

 

26 AUGUST 2012

Targeted killings

Attribution: Yaakov Kirschen, Dry Bones

2 AUGUST 2012

Kim Jong-un’s sweet promises 29 JULY 2012

North Korean Marshal

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

28 JULY 2012

China and Africa

Artist: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

21 JULY 2012

Assads Support

Artist: Osama Hajjaj, Abu Mahjoob Creative Productions

19 JULY 2012

Made In China

Attribution: Rick McKee, The Augusta Chronicle

11 JULY 2012

South China sea

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

9 JULY 2012

Afghan corruption

Attribution : Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

4 JULY 2012

Japan without nuclear power

 

18 JUNE 2012

AUNG SAN SUU KYI

Attribution : Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

4 JUNE 2012

Obama, Hu Jintao, Pacific Ocean

Attribution: Rainer Hachfeld, Neues Deutschland, Germany

19 MAY 2012

NATO Afghan strategy

Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

14 MAY 2012

China Wall holes

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

12 MAY 2012

Human rights in China

By Heng in Lianhe Zaobao, Singapore

4 MAY 2012

Dissident Chen in China

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

20 APRIL 2012

Corruption Scandal Shakes China

Attribution: Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

17 APRIL 2012

Afghanistan Withdrawal

Artist: Paul Zanetti, Australia

13 APRIL 2012

Kim Jong-un`s toy

Attribution: Martin Sutovec, Slovakia

12 APRIL 2012

Starving people

Attribution: Olle Johansson, Sweden

27 MARCH 2012

Seoul Security summit

Attribution Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

21 MARCH 2012

Afghan Cave Writings

Artist: Bill Day, Cagle Cartoons

16 MARCH 2012

HOSTILITY Is Growing In AFGHANISTAN



Artist : Patrick Chappatte, The International Herald Tribune

4 MARCH 2012

No-nuke for food

Attribution: Paresh Nath, The Khaleej Times, UAE

 

Wars, conflicts and strategy on 29 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 29 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “conflicts and strategy on (date + month) in Asian history”

Updated on April 29, 2018

1661: In the name of Chinese Ming dynasty, rebel anti-Qing general Koxinga starts to occupy Taiwan
http://www.badassoftheweek.com/index.cgi?id=402341815414
http://www.economist.com/blogs/analects/2012/07/how-remember-koxinga

1942: Japanese troops march into Lashio (Burma), cutting off Burma Road
http://www.worldwar2history.info/Burma/Road.html

1951: A Tibetan delegation to the Chinese government is presented with a treaty draft regarding the Chinese occupation of Tibet which will be singned on May 23
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seventeen_Point_Agreement_for_the_Peaceful_Liberation_of_Tibet

1954: China and India agree on the Panchsheel Agreement known as the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-94-017-6555-8_3
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4332.html

1954-04-29 Panchsheel Agreement

1965: Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) successfully launches seventh rocket in their Rehber series

1965: Australian Prime Minister Menzies announces that, at the request of USA and South Vietnam, he is sending an 800-man battalion to fight in South Vietnam

http://www.skwirk.com/p-c_s-14_u-116_t-314_c-1061/how-australia-entered-the-war/nsw/how-australia-entered-the-war/australia-in-the-vietnam-war-era/why-did-australia-become-involved-in-the-vietnam-war-
http://alphahistory.com/vietnamwar/australian-involvement-in-vietnam/
https://www.awm.gov.au/journal/j32/rabel.asp

1970: 50,000 US and South Vietnamese troops invade Cambodia, where Prince Sihanouk have been ousted on March 18, to hunt Vietcong
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-south-vietnamese-forces-launch-cambodian-incursion

1975: By the Operation Frequent Wind, the last US citizens begin evacuation from Saigon prior to an expected North Vietnamese takeover

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/frequent_wind.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Frequent_Wind
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/operation-frequent-wind-begins

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J87rgk33X84&feature=relmfu

1975: Vietnam War: The North Vietnamese Army completes its capture of all parts of South Vietnamese-held Spratly (Trường Sa) Islands.

1978: In Afghanistan, the communist rebels claim victory
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/29/newsid_2970000/2970317.stm

2005: Historic meeting between Hu Jintao, the General secretary o the Communist Party of China, and Lien Chan, the chairman of the Kuomintang (Taiwan), first meeting between the leader of the two parties since 1949
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2005_Pan-Blue_visits_to_mainland_China

2005-04-29 Lian-Hu

2007: Japanese Supreme Court rejects the request of forced Chinese workers during the Japanese occupation, arguing that by 1972 Sino-Japanese treaty, individuals are denied to look for compensation from Japan

2009: The foreign ministers of France and Britain urge the Sri Lankan government to call a truce in the war with Tamil Tiger separatists to allow tens of thousands of civilians to escape
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/04/200942944447881718.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8023925.stm

On 29 April in South Asian history

1954-04-29 Panchsheel Agreement

ON 29 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

To see another date, on Internet (Google…) type “On (date + month) in South Asian history”

Updated on April 29, 2018

1848: Birth of Ravi Varma, Indian painter who died on 2 October 1906
http://www.boloji.com/vithika/vithika05.htm
http://www.google.fr/search?q=Ravi+Varma&hl=fr&rlz=1G1ACAW_FRFR414&prmd=ivns&source=lnms&tbm=isch&ei=dsi5Ta3oH8mp8APX54xY&sa=X&oi=mode_link&ct=mode&cd=2&ved=0CBoQ_AUoAQ&biw=1093&bih=538

1936: Birth of Zubin Mehta, Indian-born conductor
http://www.zubinmehta.net/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quhYowwaMxo

1951: A Tibetan delegation to the Chinese government is presented with a treaty draft regarding the Chinese occupation of Tibet which will be singned on May 23
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seventeen_Point_Agreement_for_the_Peaceful_Liberation_of_Tibet

1954: China and India agree on the Panchsheel Agreement known as the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-94-017-6555-8_3
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4332.html

1954-04-29 Panchsheel Agreement

1965: Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) successfully launches seventh rocket in their Rehber series

1978: In Afghanistan, the communist rebels claim victory
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/29/newsid_2970000/2970317.stm

1991: In Bangladesh, a cyclone with winds of around 155mph kills at least 138,000 people and leaves as many as 10 million homeless
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1991_Bangladesh_cyclone

2009: The foreign ministers of France and Britain urge the Sri Lankan government to call a truce in the war with Tamil Tiger separatists to allow tens of thousands of civilians to escape
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/04/200942944447881718.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8023925.stm

2013: The Afghan president has admitted his office received secret payments from the US, but says the amounts were small and used legitimately
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-22343030