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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 21 March in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 21 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 21, 2019

1945: 1st Japanese human flying bombs (Ohka) attack on US ships invading Okinawa
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yokosuka_MXY7_Ohka

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

1947 : The Joint United States Military Advisory Group or JUSMAG, which played a key role in suppressing the Philippine Huk rebellion in the 1950s, is set up
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1027/today-in-philippine-history-march-21-1947-jusmag-was-organized
http://defenseph.net/drp/index.php?topic=277.0

1967: North Vietnam rejects US president Johnson overture
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/north-vietnam-rejects-johnson-overture

1972: Khmer Rouge shell Phnom Penh
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/khmer-rouge-shell-phnom-penh

1980: President Jimmy Carter informs a group of U.S. athletes that, in response to the December 1979 Soviet incursion into Afghanistan, the United States will boycott the 1980 Olympics in Moscow
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/carter-tells-u-s-athletes-of-olympic-boycott

1984: Soviet sub crashes into USS aircraft carrier Kitty Hawk off Japan
http://www.navalhistory.org/2011/03/21/soviet-sub-collides-with-uss-kitty-hawk-21-march-1984

2000: Bill Clinton arrives to India. First visit of an US president since 22 years
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/gallery/bill-clintons-visit-to-india/1/3823.html#photo1

2000-03-21 Clinton

2001: Taliban blow up two giant Buddha statues in Bamyan, Afghanistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhas_of_Bamiyan
http://www.nytimes.com/2001/03/19/world/taliban-explains-buddha-demolition.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-31813681

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nENvd7Zj1Qs&feature=related

2009: Bangladesh says it will disband the country’s border force and raise a new paramilitary unit to replace it
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2009/03/20093211532659351.html

2015: The foreign ministers of South Korea, China and Japan gather in Seoul for their first meeting in nearly three years, aimed at calming regional tensions rooted in territorial and other diplomatic disputes.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/03/asian-powers-hold-talks-year-hiatus-150321065405173.html
http://www.euronews.com/2015/03/21/china-japan-and-south-korea-meet-to-improve-frosty-relations/