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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 16 June in Asian history

 

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 16 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 16, 2019

1407: During the Ming–Hồ War, retired King Hồ Quý Ly and his son King Hồ Hán Thương of Hồ dynasty are captured by the Ming armies.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ming%E2%80%93H%E1%BB%93_War
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%BB%93_dynasty

1858: Battle of Morar, during the anti-British Indian mutiny
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Mutiny
https://wiki.fibis.org/w/Battle_of_Morar

1899: During the Philipine Americain war, Filipinos attack San Fernando
http://philippineamericanwar.webs.com/battlesatsanfernando.htm

1924: In China, the Whampoa military academy is inaugurated
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Republic_of_China_Military_Academy
http://www.republicanchina.org/Whampoa_Military_Academy.pdf

1924-06-16 Whampoa Academie

1945: In Okinawa island, Mount Yuza is taken by the US forces

1948: In Malaya, after three European planters were murdered by communist rebels, state of emergency is declared in Perak and Johor

1960: Because violent anti-US demonstrations, at the request of Japan’s government, president  Eisenhower cancels his visit to Tokyo

1960: Soviet Union protests for the flight over its territory by two US U-2 planes that came from Japan

1961: US President Kennedy agrees to send instructors to train South Vietnamese troops
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/kennedy-agrees-to-send-instructors-to-train-troops

1970: In Cambodia, North Vietnamese and Vietcong attacks almost completely isolate Phnom Penh
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/communists-isolate-phnom-penh

1978: Beijing demands the closing of the Vietnamese consulates in South Chi

2006: In Sri Lanka, after an attack on a bus that caused 69 killed, new war between government troops and the Tamil Tigers

2009: The leaders of India and Pakistan meet for the first time since last November’s Mumbai (Bombay) attacks
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/8102223.stm

2011: The general command of al-Qaeda announces the appointment of Sheikh Ayman al-Zawahiri as head of the group.
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/06/20116167027684907.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-13788594
http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/06/16/analysis.al.qaeda.zawahiri/index.html

2015 : In the Philippines, The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) begins the first phase of a staggered decommissioning of its weapons, marking the group’s commitment to end the armed conflict that has plagued the region for décades
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-33144749