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War, conflicts and strategy on 21 August in Asian history

WARS, CONFLITS AND STRATEGY ON 21 AUGUST IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 21, 2019

1140: Song Dynasty general Yue Fei defeats an army led by Jin Dynasty general Wanyan Wuzhu at the Battle of Yancheng during the Jin–Song wars
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Yancheng
http://www.shenyunperformingarts.org/learn/article/read/item/MzUnKWQT8Cg/yue-fei-chinese-stories-history.html

1140-08-21 Yancheng Battle

1921: The White Russian Baron Roman Ungern von Sternberg who led Mogolia to independence from China in March is hand over to soviet Red army by his own troops
http://www.newdawnmagazine.com/articles/the-bloody-baron-von-ungern-sternberg-madman-or-mystic
http://ahistoryblog.com/2012/08/14/baron-von-ungern-sternberg-1885-1921-bloody-white-baron/

1937: China and Russia sign a non aggression pact

1942: Allied forces involved in the Guadalcanal campaign defeat an attack by Imperial Japanese Army soldiers in the Battle of the Tenaru River
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Tenaru
https://forum.axishistory.com/viewtopic.php?t=177275


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEqr1xXurek

1945: General Ho Ying-chin, commander-in-chief of the Chinese Army, transmits to general Okamura Yasutsugu a memorandum on the preparation for the surrender of Japanese forces in China
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/surrender06.htm

1963: The Army of the Republic of Vietnam Special Forces loyal to Ngo Dinh Nhu, brother of President Ngo Dinh Diem, vandalises Buddhist pagodas across the country, arresting thousands and leaving an estimated hundreds dead. Martial law is declared
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Xa_Loi_Pagoda_raids

1967: China reports downing of 2 US bombers

1971: A bomb exploded in the Liberal Party campaign rally in Plaza Miranda, Manila, with several anti-Marcos political candidates injured

1976: In retaliation of the August 18 murder of two US officers by the North Korean, Operation Paul Bunyan at Panmunjeom, Korea
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Paul_Bunyan
http://www.greatunclebill.com/dmzpics.htm

1997: Afghanistan suspends its embassy operations in the United States

2012: South Korea rejected Japan’s formal proposal on Tuesday that the two countries ask the International Court of Justice to settle a long-running island dispute