Wars, conflicts and strategy on 1st January in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 1 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 1, 2019

1758: The Dutch East India Company (VOC) signs a treaty with the Bugis (Sumatra)

1818: Battle of Koregaon between a small force of 500 men, mostly Mahar under the command of Capt. F. F. Staunton, against a large force of 20,000 horse and 8,000 infantry of Maratha Leader Peshwa Baji Rao II


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Koregaon
http://drambedkarbooks.com/2011/12/30/the-battle-of-bhima-koregaon/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baji_Rao_II

1886: Burma is annexed by the British as a province of British India
https://frontiermyanmar.net/en/myanmar-history-101-how-britain-defeated-burma

1946: Restitution to the British of the territories retaken by Siam after January 1942

1949: United Nations imposes a cease-fire between India and Pakistan to stop their war for Kashmir
https://www.onwar.com/aced/chrono/c1900s/yr40/fkashmir1947.htm

1949: USA recognizes the South Korean government and announces its withdrawal from this country

1950: Ho Chi Minh begins offensive against French troops in Indo China

1951: Massive Chinese/North Korean assault on UN-lines

1965: Because that United Nations recognized the Federation on Malaysia (including north Borneo territories of Sarawak and Sabha), Indonesia quits the Organization

1969: Foundation of the People’s Liberation army of Thailand
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communist_Party_of_Thailand

1976: Thailand reopens its border with Laos, taken by the Pathet Lao (communist) in April 1975

1979: Etablishment of diplomatic relations between USA and the PRC
http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/60th/2009-09/01/content_8642708.htm
http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/ziliao_665539/3602_665543/3604_665547/t18007.shtml
http://www.china-embassy.org/eng/zmgx/doc/ctc/t36256.htm

1979-01-01 diplomatic relations

1984: Independence of the Sultanate of Brunei from the British
http://www.dfat.gov.au/geo/brunei/brunei_brief.html

1998: Establishment of diplomatic relations between China and South Africa

2001: First direct naval link between Main China and Taiwan

2009: Sri Lanka troops, capture Paranthan,a key town from Tamil Tiger rebels after intense clashes. The fall of Paranthan, near the Tigers’ political capital Kilinochchi, has effectively cut off the rebels’ main supply line to several other strongholds
http://www.colombopage.com/archive_09/January144841CH.html

2010: A suicide car bomber detonates at a volleyball tournament in Lakki Marwat, Pakistan, killing 105 and injuring 100 more
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2010_Lakki_Marwat_suicide_bombing

2013: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un calls for an end to confrontation between the two Koreas, technically still at war in the absence of a peace treaty to end their 1950-53 conflict, in a surprise New Year speech broadcast on state media
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/01/20131145239391827.html

 



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