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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 17 January in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 17 JANUARY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 17, 2019

1941: Chiang Kai-shek orders the New Fouth Army (South China communists forces  integrated in national army to fight the Japanese) to be disbanded
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Fourth_Army_Incident

1941: During the French-Thai war (1940-1941), naval Battle of Koh Chang
http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080107063255AAKs0zI
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Battle_of_Koh_Chang_17_january_1941_(English_version).svg
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Koh_Chang

1941-01-17 Battle of Koh Chang

1948: Agreement of Renville regarding the future or the Indonesia United states modifying the November 1946 agreement in favor of Netherlands


http://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Renville+Agreement
http://www.houseofdavid.ca/renville.htm

 

1951: China refuses cease-fire in Korea

1951: After suffering repeated human wave and suicide attacks, napalm drops help the French to defeat Vo Nguyen Giap’s troops and to hold the area around Vinh-Yen

1964: Indonesia, Philippines and Malaysia agree for a cease-fire and a Foreign ministers conference in Bangkok

1964: Soviet Union asks for a conference on the neutrality of Cambodia

1972: President Richard Nixon warns South Vietnamese President Nguyen Van Thieu that his refusal to sign any negotiated peace agreement would render it impossible to continue assistance to South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-threatens-president-thieu

1983: Resumption of the United Nations good offices mission, lead by Diego Cordovez, for an honoured political solution of Afghan conflit

2004: The first Japanese soldiers leave for Irak. Since 1945, it is the first time that Japanese troop are send in a country on war
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_Iraq_Reconstruction_and_Support_Group

2004-01-17 Premiers vers Irak

2009: The North Korean military declared an “all-out confrontational posture” against South Korea as an American scholar said he was told by officials in North Korea that it had “weaponized” 30.8 kilograms of plutonium

2012: Vietnam’s navy has taken delivery of its first locally-made warship, equipped with artillery and missile systems, local media report
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-16590100

2014: A senior IMF official and four UN employees were among 21 people killed in a suicide bomb and gun attack on a restaurant in Kabul
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25791002