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On 8 September in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1962-09-08-bhota-incident

ON 8 SEPTEMBER IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on September 8, 2019

617: Battle of Huoyi: Li Yuan defeats a Sui Dynasty army, opening the path to his capture of the imperial capital Chang’an and the eventual establishment of the Tang Dynasty
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Huoyi

685: Birth of Xuan Zong, Chinese emperor (713-741) who died on May 3, 762
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Xuanzong_of_Tang

1449: Battle of Tumu Fortress. Mongolians capture the Chinese emperor Zhengtong
http://wiki.samurai-archives.com/index.php?title=Battle_of_Tumu

1951: End of the conference of San-Francisco for a peace treaty with Japan . Signature of a US-Japan Security which will enter into force on 28 April 1952
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/sanfrancisco01.htm

1958: Nikita Krushchev warns US president Eisenhover that any attack on Communist China would be considered as an attack against Soviet Union

1962: Chinese soldiers surround Indian Dhola Post, established by mistake on June 4 on Chinese side of the McMahon Line due to faulty maps
http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/dhola-post-that-triggered-war-was-on-china-s-side-of-mcmahon-line-114032200030_1.html

1962-09-08-bhota-incident

1995: Death of Zhang Ailing (Eileen Chang), Chinese writer born on September 30, 1920
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eileen_Chang
http://quarterlyconversation.com/the-peoples-writer-how-eileen-chang-remains-relevant-by-not-writing-political-fiction

2008: Hong Kong’s pro-democracy camp win 23 out of the 30 elected seats in the Legislative Council, and so retains a key veto over future bills
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7603312.stm

2010: Diplomatic row between China and Japan after collisions between two Japanese patrol boats and a Chinese trawler on September 7
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-11225522

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ZbsmKrjxXk&feature=related

2012: Hong Kong’s government backs down on a plan to force children to take Chinese patriotism classes, after thousands took to the streets in protest ahead of legislative polls
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2012/09/201298135259455926.htm