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On 7 May in Chinese history, Hong Kong and Taiwan

1999-05-07 Belgrade Chinese embassy

ON 7 MAY IN CHINESE HISTORY, HONG KONG AND TAIWAN

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Updated on May 7, 2019

1915: The Japanese government, following revision of the 21 demands to China on 26 April, sends a final demand requiring agreement of the demands; the following day the Chinese government, aware of its inability to wage war against Japan, will reluctantly agreed to Japan’s demands
http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/21demands.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twenty-One_Demands#Japanese_ultimatum

1954: The last Chinese nationalist KMT remaining in Burma, leave the country

1957: Washington and Taipei conclude an agreement for the setting of nuclear missiles able to reach Main China

1959: Birth of Mei Ling Barbara Yung, Hong Kong actress who died on May 14, 1985
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barbara_Yung_Mei-ling

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-Vy1USTVBE&feature=related

1981: Death in Beijing of Kuomintang General Du Yuming, born in November 1904
http://ww2db.com/person_bio.php?person_id=725
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Du_Yuming
http://pwencycl.kgbudge.com/T/u/Tu_Yu-ming.htm

1981: Birth of Xiao Shenyang, Chinese artist
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xiaoshenyang

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y7EDff2S3Rc

1999: In Belgrade, during the Kosovo War, 3 Chinese citizens are killed and 20 wounded in the bombing of the Chinese embassy hit by three US missiles
http://edition.cnn.com/WORLD/europe/9905/08/kosovo.01/
http://www.globalresearch.ca/us-air-strike-on-china-s-embassy-in-belgrade-in-1999-was-deliberate/1665
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-48134881?intlink_from_url=&link_location=live-reporting-story

1999-05-07 Belgrade Chinese embassy

2008: For the first since the founding of the PRC, a Chinese orchestra plays for the Pope in Vatican
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7389128.stm

2013: Bank of China ‘shuts North Korea account’ The closure would be the first openly acknowledged move by an institution in China – the North’s key backer – against North Korean interests in the current stand-off, which escalated in February with Pyongyang’s third atomic test
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/northkorea/10041679/Bank-of-China-shuts-North-Korea-account.html

2014: Vietnam says Chinese ships repeatedly rammed and used water cannons against Hanoi’s patrol vessels in the South China Sea, where Beijing has placed an oil rig in disputed waters near the Paracel islands
http://www.voanews.com/content/chinese-ships-ram-vietnamese-vessels-in-south-china-sea/1909349.html
http://thanhniennews.com/politics/chinese-ships-ram-vietnamese-vessels-in-latest-oil-rig-row-officials-26069.html