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On 15 June in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 15 JUNE IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on June 15, 2019

1410: In the decisive battle of Onon River, the Mongol forces of Oljei Temur are decimated by the Chinese armies of the Yongle Emperor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yongle_Emperor%27s_campaigns_against_the_Mongols
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%96ljei_Tem%C3%BCr_Khan

1918: Birth of Zhang Ruifang, Chinese actress, who died on June 28, 2012
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhang_Ruifang
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1278106/
http://www.chinesemovies.com.fr/acteurs_Zhang_Ruifang.htm

1953: Birth of Xi Jinping, president of China and Communist Party general secretary
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11551399
http://chinese-leaders.org/xi-jinping/

Xi Jinping 2010

1988: In Strasbourg, France, speaking to the European parliament, the dalai lama elaborates the Five-Point Peace Plan and proposed the creation of a self-governing democratic Tibet, “in association with the People’s Republic of China.”
http://www.dalailama.com/messages/tibet/five-point-peace-plan

1989: In Shanghai, three Chinese workers are sentenced to death for setting fire to a train during a pro-democracy protest

1995: Taiwan Premier Lien Chan starts a “private” trip in Austria and Czech Republic before appearing in Kiev on 19. It is the first time a top leader from Taiwan makes a trip to Europe

 2001: China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan form the Shanghai Cooperation Organization
http://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/topics_665678/sco_665908/t57970.shtml
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/5260.html

2004: In Taiwan, a new political party is created: the Non-Partisan Solidary Union with Chang Po-ya as chairwoman
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Non-Partisan_Solidarity_Union
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chang_Po-ya

2016: Barack Obama angers China by meeting Dalai Lama at White House
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1975847/barack-obama-angers-china-meeting-dalai-lama-white-house

2016: For first time since 2004, a Chinese warship enters Japanese territorial sea in East China Sea
http://thediplomat.com/2016/06/for-first-time-since-2004-chinese-warship-enters-japanese-territorial-sea-in-east-china-sea/
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2016/06/15/national/politics-diplomacy/chinese-naval-ship-briefly-enters-japans-territorial-waters-off-kagoshima/#.V2HKZ49OLNP