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On 10 August in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

ON 10 AUGUST IN CHINESE HISTORY,  HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on August 10, 2019

1907: Birth of Su Yu, Chinese Communist military leader, who died on February 5, 1984
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Su_Yu
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/7741.html

1978: Birth of Claire Yiu, Hong Kong actress
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Claire_Yiu
http://www.lovehkfilm.com/people/yiu_claire.htm

1996: The flag of the future Hong Kong Special Administration Region is approved
http://www.geographic.org/flags/new1/hong_kong_flags.html

2008: A series of bombing hits Xinjiang in China
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7551954.stm

2008: In Beijing, US president Bush urges China leaders to allow greater freedom of religion
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/08/200881075033636175.html

2011 : China’s first aircraft carrier begins sea trials A highly symbolic step in what is certain to be a years-long effort to create a carrier presence in the Pacific waters off its coast
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2011/08/201181051542923303.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-pacific-14470882

2018: UN says it has reports that China is holding 1 million Uygurs in ‘secret internment camps’
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-45147972
https://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2159258/un-cites-reports-china-holding-1-million-uygurs-secret