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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 30 March in Asian history

1972-03-30 NV lance Nguyen Hue offensive

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 30 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 30, 2019

1885: The Battle of Kushka (Afghanistan) triggers the Pandjeh Incident which nearly gives rise to war between the British Empire and Russian Empire
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pandjeh_Incident

1940: A pro-Japanese government is set up in Nanjing as Wang Jingwei as its leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Jingwei_Government
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japanese-set-up-puppet-regime-at-nanking
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3094.html

1951: In the Korea War, the United Nations forces cross the 38th parallel. The General MacArthur threatens to attack China

1956: Prince Sihanouk resigns in protest against US press criticism of his neutralist policy and his recognition of the communist China

1965: During Vietnam War: a car bomb explodes in front of the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, killing 22 and wounding 183 others
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bomb-explodes-outside-u-s-embassy-in-saigon

1972: In the Vietnam War, the Easter Offensive (Nguyen Hue Offensive) begins after North Vietnamese forces cross into the demilitarized zone (DMZ) of South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-launch-nguyen-hue-offensive
http://www.historynet.com/north-vietnamese-armys-1972-eastertide-offensive.htm

http://military.wikia.com/wiki/Easter_Offensive

1972-03-30 NV lance Nguyen Hue offensive

 2009: Pakistani troops say they have taken control of a police academy after unidentified attackers had overrun the facility, killing up to 50 people and taking many officers hostage
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/03/2009330115046679194.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7971993.stm

2011: South Korea protests after Japan authorized new school textbooks that describe a disputed cluster of rocky islets as Japanese-owned. The outcrops in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) are known as Dokdo in South Korea and Takeshima in Japan, and administered by Seoul
http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20110330-270966.html

 

On 30 March in South Asian history

ON 30 MARCH IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 30, 2019

1664: Death of Guru Har Krishan, 8th guru of Sikhism since October 7, 1661, born on July 7, 1656
http://sikhism.about.com/od/guruharkrishan/p/Guru_Har_Krishan.htm

1885: The Battle of Kushka (Afghanistan) triggers the Pandjeh Incident which nearly gives rise to war between the British Empire and Russian Empire
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pandjeh_Incident

1899: Birth of Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay, well known Bengali writer, who died on September 22, 1970
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharadindu_Bandyopadhyay

1908 : Birth of Devika Rani, Indian legendary actress and first recipient of Dadasaheb Phalke Award, who died on March 9, 1994
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devika_Rani
https://www.geni.com/people/Devika-Rani-Roerich-Chaudhuri/6000000017936455383

1919: Gandhi announces resistance against Rowlatt Act
http://www.indianetzone.com/14/the_rowlatt_act_1919.htm
http://pakistanstory.blogspot.com/2010/04/rowaltt-act-continued-pakistan-movement.html

1941: Birth of Wasim Sajjad, interim prior to elections president of Pakistan in 1993 and 1997
http://storyofpakistan.com/wasim-sajjad

1952: Death of Jigme Wangchuck, Bhutan King, born in 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jigme_Wangchuck

1993: Death of S. M. Pandit, Indian painter, born on March 25, 1916
http://smpanditji.blogspot.fr/
http://www.saffronart.com/sitepages/ArticleDetails.aspx?Articleid=86&PageNo=1
https://www.google.fr/search?q=S.+M.+Pandit&biw=1301&bih=641&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=LhIYVc-SC87iapnYgAg&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&dpr=1.05
 S. M. Pandit

1996: Khaleda Zia quits as Bangladesh Prime Minister
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khaleda_Zia

1997: In India, Congress Party (I) remove its support with no participation to the government of Deve Gowda of Janata dal

2002: Death of Anand Bakshi, Indian lyricist, born on July 21, 1920
http://www.hindilyrics.net/profiles/anand-bakshi.html

2005: Death of O. V. Vijayan, Indian author and cartoonist, born on July 2, 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O._V._Vijayan
http://www.hindu.com/2005/03/31/stories/2005033106451100.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/30-march-2005-o.p.-vijayan-cartoonist-and-malayalam-writer-died

2009: Pakistani troops say they have taken control of a police academy after unidentified attackers had overrun the facility, killing up to 50 people and taking many officers hostage
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/03/2009330115046679194.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7971993.stm

2014: Sri Lanka’s ruling party wins local elections, but with smaller than expected margins in a crucial mid-term test for President Mahinda Rajapakse

On 30 March in Southeast Asian history

ON 30 MARCH IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 30, 2019

1955: Birth of Marilou Diaz-Abaya, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter who died on October 8, 2012
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marilou_Diaz-Abaya
http://www.asiancinevision.org/marilou-diaz-abaya-obsessions-and-transitions-a-biographical-survey-16/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4sqRVvFi-g

1956: Prince Sihanouk resigns in protest against US press criticism of his neutralist policy and his recognition of the communist China

1965: During Vietnam War: a car bomb explodes in front of the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, killing 22 and wounding 183 others
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bomb-explodes-outside-u-s-embassy-in-saigon

1972: In the Vietnam War, the Easter Offensive (Nguyen Hue Offensive) begins after North Vietnamese forces cross into the demilitarized zone (DMZ) of South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-launch-nguyen-hue-offensive
http://www.historynet.com/north-vietnamese-armys-1972-eastertide-offensive.htm

http://military.wikia.com/wiki/Easter_Offensive

1972-03-30 NV lance Nguyen Hue offensive

 1997: In Cambodia, an attack against a demonstration of Khmer National Party, led by opposition leader Sam Ramsy, causes at least 16 casualties
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/138764.stm

2008: Death of Dith Pran, Cambodian photographer, born on September 27, 1942 (The Killing Fields)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dith_Pran
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Killing_Fields

2011: Burma’s military government is officially dissolved after the new president of a civilian-led parliament was sworn in. Senior General Than Shwe, who has ruled Burma for the last two decades, has given up his last official role as head of Burma’s armed forces
http://www.france24.com/en/20110330-burma-swears-president-totally-loyal-junta-thein-sein-myanmar-army-general
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12903507

2015: The Philippines military chief says a month long offensive against hard-line Muslim rebels in the south has ended after 139 insurgents were killed, 12 others were captured and their bomb-making strongholds were seized by troops
http://worldaffairsjournal.org/content/philippines-ends-major-offensive-it-says-killed-139-rebels

2015: Myanmar peace negotiators agree the draft text of a historic nationwide ceasefire agreement as the country edges closer to ending decades of conflict between ethnic minority groups and the government

2015: Malaysia’s government unveil a new anti-terrorism bill that allows lengthy detentions without trial, as worries grow in the Muslim-majority country over the appeal of the extremist Islamic State (IS) group
http://www.ucanews.com/news/malaysia-unveils-anti-terror-bill-aimed-at-islamic-state-supporters/73282

2016: Htin Kyaw, the man chosen by Aung San Suu Kyi to serve as her proxy, is sworn in as Myanmar’s president, becoming the country’s first civilian leader after decades of military rule since 1962
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/htin-kyaw-sworn-in-as-myanmars-first-elected-civilian-president-in-decades
http://www.voanews.com/content/myanmar-swears-in-first-civilian-head-of-state-since-1962/3260795.html
http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/national-news/19730-transcript-president-u-htin-kyaw-s-inaugural-address.html
http://www.irrawaddy.com/burma/the-faces-of-the-next-five-years-burmas-sworn-in-leadership.html

On 30 March in Japan’s history

ON 30 MARCH IN JAPAN’S HISTORY

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Updated on March 30, 2019

1940: A pro-Japanese government is set up in Nanjing as Wang Jingwei as its leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Jingwei_Government
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japanese-set-up-puppet-regime-at-nanking

1986: Birth of Beni Arashiro, Japanese singer
http://nippop.com/artist/artist_id-161/artist_name-beni_arashiro/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1LqJlDXk7_E

2011: South Korea protests after Japan authorized new school textbooks that describe a disputed cluster of rocky islets as Japanese-owned. The outcrops in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) are known as Dokdo in South Korea and Takeshima in Japan, and administered by Seoul
http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20110330-270966.html

On 30 March in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

Deng Xiaoping 1978

ON 30 MARCH IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on March 30, 2019

365: Death by poisoning of Jin Aidi , emperor of the Eastern Jin Dynasty, born in 341
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Ai_of_Jin

892: Birth of Shi Jingtang, founder of the Later Jin Dynasty who dieed on July 28, 942
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shi_Jingtang
https://khmerpac.com/2015/11/28/shi-jingtang-and-the-khitans/

1010: Birth of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Song dynasty (1022-1063) who died on 30 April 1063
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1940: A pro-Japanese government is set up in Nanjing as Wang Jingwei as its leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Jingwei_Government
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japanese-set-up-puppet-regime-at-nanking
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3094.html

1951: In the Korea War, the United Nations forces cross the 38th parallel. The General MacArthur threatens to attack China

1979: Deng Xiaoping puts forward the four cardinal principles
http://english.cri.cn/3126/2008/10/31/53s419813.htm
http://academics.wellesley.edu/Polisci/wj/China/Deng/principles.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3465.html

Deng Xiaoping 1978

1983: Birth of Tian Hebe, Taiwanese singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hebe_Tian
http://yummycelebrities.com/2005/12/30/hebe-tien-profile/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7fMEHYegH5M

2004: Santo Domingo Premier Roosevelt Skerrit announces the establishment of diplomatic relations with Beijing to the detriment of Taipei

2007: In Taiwan, the opposition demonstrates against the government campaign against Chiang Kai-shek. All his statues and his name have been removed from public places

2014: More than 100,000 protesters take to the streets of Taiwan’s capital as a two-week-long campaign against a trade pact with China gathers steam, piling further pressure on the island’s leader
http://www.euronews.com/2014/03/30/taiwan-more-than-100000-demonstrate-against-china-trade-deal/

2017: Ban on beards and veils – China’s Xinjiang passes law to curb ‘religious extremism’
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2083479/ban-beards-and-veils-chinas-xinjiang-passes-regulation
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-30/china-sets-rules-on-beards-to-combat-extremism-in-xinjiang/8401762?section=world
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/03/30/does-china-have-itself-to-blame-for-the-trans-nationalisation-of-uyghur-terrorism/

 

On 30 March in Asian history

1972-03-30 NV lance Nguyen Hue offensive

ON 30 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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

Updated on March 30, 2019

365: Death by poisoning of Jin Aidi , emperor of the Eastern Jin Dynasty, born in 341
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Ai_of_Jin

892: Birth of Shi Jingtang, founder of the Later Jin Dynasty who died on July 28, 942
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shi_Jingtang
https://khmerpac.com/2015/11/28/shi-jingtang-and-the-khitans/

1010: Birth of Renzong, 4th emperor of the Song dynasty (1022-1063) who died on 30 April 1063
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Renzong_of_Song

1664: Death of Guru Har Krishan, 8th guru of Sikhism since October 7, 1661, born on July 7, 1656
http://sikhism.about.com/od/guruharkrishan/p/Guru_Har_Krishan.htm

1875: Birth of Jang In-hwan, Korean independence activist, who died on April 24, 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jang_In-hwan

1885: The Battle of Kushka (Afghanistan) triggers the Pandjeh Incident which nearly gives rise to war between the British Empire and Russian Empire
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pandjeh_Incident

1899: Birth of Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay, well known Bengali writer, who died on September 22, 1970
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharadindu_Bandyopadhyay

1908 : Birth of Devika Rani, Indian legendary actress and first recipient of Dadasaheb Phalke Award, who died on March 9, 1994
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Devika_Rani
https://www.geni.com/people/Devika-Rani-Roerich-Chaudhuri/6000000017936455383

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LcsdK8eK_7Q

1919: Gandhi announces resistance against Rowlatt Act
http://www.indianetzone.com/14/the_rowlatt_act_1919.htm
http://pakistanstory.blogspot.com/2010/04/rowaltt-act-continued-pakistan-movement.html

1940: A pro-Japanese government is set up in Nanjing as Wang Jingwei as its leader
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wang_Jingwei_Government
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/japanese-set-up-puppet-regime-at-nanking
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3094.html

1941: Birth of Wasim Sajjad, interim prior to elections president of Pakistan in 1993 and 1997
http://storyofpakistan.com/wasim-sajjad

1951: In the Korea War, the United Nations forces cross the 38th parallel. The General MacArthur threatens to attack China

1952: Death of Jigme Wangchuck, Bhutan King, born in 1905
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jigme_Wangchuck

1955: Birth of Marilou Diaz-Abaya, Filipino director, producer, and screenwriter who died on October 8, 2012
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marilou_Diaz-Abaya
http://www.asiancinevision.org/marilou-diaz-abaya-obsessions-and-transitions-a-biographical-survey-16/

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4sqRVvFi-g

1956: Prince Sihanouk resigns in protest against US press criticism of his neutralist policy and his recognition of the communist China

1965: During Vietnam War: a car bomb explodes in front of the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, killing 22 and wounding 183 others
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/bomb-explodes-outside-u-s-embassy-in-saigon

1972: In the Vietnam War, the Easter Offensive (Nguyen Hue Offensive) begins after North Vietnamese forces cross into the demilitarized zone (DMZ) of South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnamese-launch-nguyen-hue-offensive
http://www.historynet.com/north-vietnamese-armys-1972-eastertide-offensive.htm

http://military.wikia.com/wiki/Easter_Offensive

1972-03-30 NV lance Nguyen Hue offensive

 1979: Deng Xiaoping puts forward the four cardinal principles
http://english.cri.cn/3126/2008/10/31/53s419813.htm
http://academics.wellesley.edu/Polisci/wj/China/Deng/principles.htm
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/3465.html

Deng Xiaoping 1978

1979: Birth of Park Kyung-lim, South Korean comedian and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Park_Kyung-lim

1983: Birth of Tian Hebe, Taiwanese singer and actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hebe_Tian
http://yummycelebrities.com/2005/12/30/hebe-tien-profile/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7fMEHYegH5M

1993: Death of S. M. Pandit, Indian painter, born on March 25, 1916
http://smpanditji.blogspot.fr/
http://www.saffronart.com/sitepages/ArticleDetails.aspx?Articleid=86&PageNo=1
https://www.google.fr/search?q=S.+M.+Pandit&biw=1301&bih=641&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=LhIYVc-SC87iapnYgAg&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&dpr=1.05

 S. M. Pandit

1996: Khaleda Zia quits as Bangladesh Prime Minister
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khaleda_Zia

1997: In Cambodia, an attack against a demonstration of Khmer National Party, led by opposition leader Sam Ramsy, causes at least 16 casualties
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/138764.stm

1997: In India, Congress Party (I) remove its support with no participation to the government of Deve Gowda of Janata dal

2002: Death of Anand Bakshi, Indian lyricist, born on July 21, 1920
http://www.hindilyrics.net/profiles/anand-bakshi.html

2004: Santo Domingo Premier Roosevelt Skerrit announces the establishment of diplomatic relations with Beijing to the detriment of Taipei

2005: Death of O. V. Vijayan, Indian author and cartoonist, born on July 2, 1930
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O._V._Vijayan
http://www.hindu.com/2005/03/31/stories/2005033106451100.htm
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/30-march-2005-o.p.-vijayan-cartoonist-and-malayalam-writer-died

2007: In Taiwan, the opposition demonstrates against the government campaign against Chiang Kai-shek. All his statues and his name have been removed from public places

2008: Death of Dith Pran, Cambodian photographer, born on September 27, 1942 (The Killing Fields)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dith_Pran
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Killing_Fields

2009: Pakistani troops say they have taken control of a police academy after unidentified attackers had overrun the facility, killing up to 50 people and taking many officers hostage
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7971993.stm

2011: South Korea protests after Japan authorized new school textbooks that describe a disputed cluster of rocky islets as Japanese-owned. The outcrops in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) are known as Dokdo in South Korea and Takeshima in Japan, and administered by Seoul
http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20110330-270966.html

2011: Burma’s military government is officially dissolved after the new president of a civilian-led parliament was sworn in. Senior General Than Shwe, who has ruled Burma for the last two decades, has given up his last official role as head of Burma’s armed forces
http://www.france24.com/en/20110330-burma-swears-president-totally-loyal-junta-thein-sein-myanmar-army-general
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12903507

2014: Sri Lanka’s ruling party won local elections, but with smaller than expected margins in a crucial mid-term test for President Mahinda Rajapakse, official results show

2014: Death of Phuntsok Wangyal, Tibetan politician. Born on January 2, 1922
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/tibet/phunwang-03302014141111.html
http://www.matteopistono.com/blog.htm?post=952395
http://www.savetibet.org/phuntsog-wangyal-goranangpa-a-formidable-figure-in-modern-tibetan-history/

2014: More than 100,000 protesters take to the streets of Taiwan’s capital as a two-week-long campaign against a trade pact with China gathers steam, piling further pressure on the island’s leader
http://www.euronews.com/2014/03/30/taiwan-more-than-100000-demonstrate-against-china-trade-deal/

2015: The Philippines military chief says a month long offensive against hard-line Muslim rebels in the south has ended after 139 insurgents were killed, 12 others were captured and their bomb-making strongholds were seized by troops
http://worldaffairsjournal.org/content/philippines-ends-major-offensive-it-says-killed-139-rebels

2015: Malaysia’s government unveil a new anti-terrorism bill that allows lengthy detentions without trial, as worries grow in the Muslim-majority country over the appeal of the extremist Islamic State (IS) group
http://www.ucanews.com/news/malaysia-unveils-anti-terror-bill-aimed-at-islamic-state-supporters/73282

2016: Htin Kyaw, the man chosen by Aung San Suu Kyi to serve as her proxy, is sworn in as Myanmar’s president, becoming the country’s first civilian leader after decades of military rule since 1962
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/htin-kyaw-sworn-in-as-myanmars-first-elected-civilian-president-in-decades
http://www.voanews.com/content/myanmar-swears-in-first-civilian-head-of-state-since-1962/3260795.html
http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/national-news/19730-transcript-president-u-htin-kyaw-s-inaugural-address.html
http://www.irrawaddy.com/burma/the-faces-of-the-next-five-years-burmas-sworn-in-leadership.html

2017: Ban on beards and veils – China’s Xinjiang passes law to curb ‘religious extremism’
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2083479/ban-beards-and-veils-chinas-xinjiang-passes-regulation

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-30/china-sets-rules-on-beards-to-combat-extremism-in-xinjiang/8401762?section=world
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/03/30/does-china-have-itself-to-blame-for-the-trans-nationalisation-of-uyghur-terrorism/