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On 26 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 26 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on August 26, 2019

1884: After the August 23 French attack on Fuzhou fleet, the Qing government declares war on France
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8192.html

1901: Birth of Chen Yi, Chinese communist military commander and politician, who died on January 6, 1972
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/data/people/chengyi.shtml
http://www.paulnoll.com/China/Long-March/Long-March-Chen-Yi.html

1949: Chinese People’s Liberation Army captured Lanzhou
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lanzhou_Campaign
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/8083.html

1949-08-26 Prise de Lanzhou

1960: Signature of a treaty of amity between China and Afghanistan

1963: Birth of Liu Huan, Chinese singer
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liu_Huan

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqbL49CKZjQ

2013 : China supports an independent and objective investigation by UN experts into allegations of the use of chemical weapons in Syria, China’s foreign minister said on Monday, while urging a cautious response and political resolution to the crisis.
http://news.asiaone.com//news/world/china-supports-un-investigation-syria