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On 20 February in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 20 FEBRUARY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on February 20, 2019

1846: An imperial edict says again, under some restrictions, that catholic activities are authorized in China

1932 Japanese troops occupy Tunhua (Dunhua), Jilin province in China
http://www.geographic.org/geographic_names/name.php?uni=-2690577&fid=1241&c=china

2011: Police in China showed up in force in several major cities after an online call for a “jasmine revolution”. Calls for people to protest and shout “we want food, we want work, we want housing, we want fairness”, were circulated on Chinese microblog sites
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-12517909
http://www.france24.com/en/20110220-china-cracks-down-middle-east-inspired-protests