Wars, conflicts and strategy on 21 February in Asian history

1972-02-21 Nixon arrive en Chine

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 21 FEBRUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 21, 2019

1184: In Japan, Minamoto no Yoshinaka is killed during the Battle of Awazu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Awazu
http://www.historyoffighting.com/tomoe-gozen.php
 

1795: The Dutch give up Ceylon to the British

1849: In India, the British defeat the Sikhs at Gujrat
https://www.britishbattles.com/second-sikh-war/battle-of-goojerat/
http://pakgeotagging.blogspot.fr/2014/05/the-battle-of-gujrat-it-took-british.html

http://www.mcgonagall-online.org.uk/gems/the-battle-of-gujrat

1875: The murder of the British diplomat and explorer Augustus Raymond Margary cause a crisis between China and The United Kingdom. The “Margary Affair” will end with the Chefoo Convention signed on August 21, 1876
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Margary_Affair
https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/bulletin-of-the-school-of-oriental-and-african-studies/article/margary-affair-and-the-chefoo-agreement-by-wang-s-t-pp-ix-138-oxford-university-press-1940-7s-6d/50707D81C5C91646D80FB1C1375AD839

1945: Japanese kamikaze planes sink escort carrier Bismarck Sea and damage the Saratoga
http://www.taraross.com/2018/02/this-day-in-history-uss-bismarck-sea/
https://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?134222

1965: In South Vietnam, the Armed Forces Council dismissed General Khanh as chairman and as commander of the armed forces. General Lam Van Phat replaces him. The next day, Khanh announces that he had accepted the council’s decision, after which he was appointed a « roving ambassador, » assigned first to go to the United Nations
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/south-vietnamese-coup-unsuccessful
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nguy%E1%BB%85n_Kh%C3%A1nh

http://www.britishpathe.com/video/general-khanh-arrives-in-america/query/China

1970: Communist Pathet Lao guerilla seizes  Xieng Khuang and Muong Suy in central Laos
http://www.infoplease.com/encyclopedia/history/pathet-lao.html

1970: Kissinger begins secret talks with North Vietnamese negotiator Le Duc Tho
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/kissinger-begins-secret-negotiations-with-north-vietnamese

1973 Paris-Peace negot

1972: US president Richard Nixon starts his historical visit to China (up to February 28)
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/21/newsid_2728000/2728761.stm

http://abcnews.go.com/Archives/video/feb-20-1972-president-nixon-visits-china-9411161

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-arrives-in-china-for-talks
http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/107545-1

1972-02-21 Nixon arrive en Chine

1973: A ceasefire is signed for Laos

1999: India’s Prime Minister Atal Bihair Vajpayee concluded two days of meeting with Pakistan’s Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif. Declaration of Lahore
http://www.nti.org/treaties-and-regimes/lahore-declaration/
http://storyofpakistan.com/the-lahore-declaration/
http://www.google.fr/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=2&ved=0CDEQFjAB&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.usip.org%2Fsites%2Fdefault%2Ffiles%2Ffile%2Fresources%2Fcollections%2Fpeace_agreements%2Fip_lahore19990221.pdf&ei=VJ_nVIK3OMP5UPiTguAF&usg=AFQjCNFKGo3lYYhqlCNQsVKzogNFFNy5VA&sig2=8L4k8zbFpokkS7GzfoGZAA

2001: China publishes a new White Paper on Taiwan threatening of a military intervention

2010: Albader Parad, one of the Philippines’s most wanted Abu Sayyaf leaders, is killed in fighting with the military in the country’s south
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/02/20102217219857969.html

2013: Twin bomb blasts kill 17 people in Hyderabad
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-21537197
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2013_Hyderabad_blasts
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/21-february-2013-twin-bomb-blasts-killed-17-people-in-hyderabad



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