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On 26 December in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 26 DECEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on December 26, 2018

1893: Birth of Mao Zedong, President of CCP  and founder the People’s Republic of China on October 1, 1949, who died on September 9, 1976
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/mao-zedong-56.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mao_Zedong

Mao jeune

1938: Chinese leader Chiang Kai-shek rejects a Japanese peace offer

1962: China signs a border agreement with Outer Mongolia
http://lishi.huisongshu.com/en.php/HisMain/12003

1968: Death of Xun Huisheng, one of the Beijing opera four most famous artists, born on January 5, 1900
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/11848.html
http://quyi.chinesecio.com/en/article/2010-03/31/content_120822.htm

1974: Birth of Josie Ho, Hong Kong singer and actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Josie_Ho
http://www.josieho.com/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsRj1EQIQ1A&feature=fvw

1988: The Nanjing Anti-African protests in the People’s Republic of China begins
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nanjing_Anti-African_protests

2011: A Chinese court jails veteran activist Chen Xi for 10 years for subversion, one of the longest sentences yet to be handed down in this year’s crackdown on dissent
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2011/12/201112261711713110.html


2012: China has officially opened the world’s longest high-speed rail route, linking the capital Beijing with the southern commercial hub of Guangzhou
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-20842836

2016 : China resumes ties with Sao Tome and Principe, six days after the small African state broke off relations with Taiwan
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/east-asia/china-restores-ties-with-sao-tome-more-may-follow
http://www.chinadailyasia.com/nation/2016-12/26/content_15548004.html

2017: China jails activist Wu Gan for 8 years for ‘subverting state power’
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2017/12/26/china-jails-activist-wu-gan-8-years-subverting-state-power/
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/12/26/china-jails-human-rights-lawyer-known-super-vulgar-butcher/
https://www.voanews.com/a/wu-gan-sentenced-to-8-years-in-chinese-prison/4179270.html