WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 22 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY
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Updated on March 22, 2019
1185: Battle of Yashima, victory of the Minamoto on the Taira
1739: After some of his Persian troops are killed in occupied Delhi, Nader Shah orders his soldiers to plunder the city. During the course of one day 20,000 to 30,000 Indians are killed by the Persian troops, forcing Mohammad Shah to beg for mercy and stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne
1897: In the Philippines, by the Tejeros Convention, the Katipunan (KKK) rebellion establishes a government with Emilio Aguinaldo as president
1901: Japan proclaims that it is determined to keep Russia from encroaching on Korea
1907: Russians troops complete the evacuation of Manchuria in the face of advancing Japanese forces
1915 : The Sultan of Sulu, Hadji Mohammad Jamalul Kiram, signs an agreement with the US governor of the Department of Mindano and Sulu, Frank W. Carpenter, renouncing his sovereignty over the Sulu archipelago.
1942: Sir Stanford Cripps, British statesman, arrives in India for talks with Mohandas Gandhi on Indian independence, in what will become known as the Cripps Mission
1974: The Viet Cong proposes a new truce with the U.S. and South Vietnam. The truce included general elections
2012: The UN Human Rights Council adopts a resolution urging Sri Lanka to investigate alleged abuses during the final phase of war with Tamil rebels.
2014: Communist Party of the Philippines chairman Benito Tiamzon and his wife, the party’s secretary general Wilma Tiamzon, are arrested in a joint police and military operation, military chief of staff General Emmanuel Bautista said