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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 24 November in Asian history

1943-11-24 USS Liscom Bay is sink

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 24 NOVEMBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 24, 2018

1941: During the Operation Crusader, 7th Indian infantry brigade repulse German tanks attack at Sidi Omar (Libya)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Crusader#18_November
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1943: The USS Liscome Bay is torpedoed near Tarawa and sinks, killing 650 men
http://www.historynet.com/uss-liscome-bay-hit-by-a-torpedo-near-makin-atoll-during-world-war-ii.htm

1943-11-24 USS Liscom Bay is sink

1944: First bombing raid since 1942 against the Japanese capital from the east is carried out by 88 American B-29 superfortress aircrafts
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-b-29s-raid-tokyo
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/fire_raids_on_japan.htm

1963: Newly sworn-in president Lyndon B. Jhonson confirms that the US intend to continue supporting South Vietnam both military and economically
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lbj-to-continue-kennedy-policy-in-vietnam

1969: U.S. Army officials announce 1st Lt. William Calley will be court-martialed for the premeditated murder of 109 Vietnamese civilians at My Lai
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-army-announces-calley-will-be-tried

1979: US admits troops in Vietnam were exposed to the toxic Agent Orange
http://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war/agent-orange

1989: Australia proposes to put Cambodia under UN administration up to general elections

1992 : US Navy at the request of the Philippines leave Subic Bay
http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/1992-11-25/news/9203020730_1_subic-bay-philippines-overseas-military-base
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1992-11-24 US leave Subic Bay

1996: While attending the Informal APEC Leadership Meeting in Manila, the Philippines, Chinese President Jiang Zemin and U.S. President Bill Clinton agree that the heads of state of China and the United States would conduct mutual state visits (suspended since 1989) between 1997 and 1998
http://articles.latimes.com/1996-11-24/news/mn-2604_1_chinese-president
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1996-11-24/news/9611240263_1_hong-kong-chinese-officials-chinese-leader

1996-11-24 Clinton-Jiang at APEC

2001: Nur Misuari, the former leader of the Autonomous Muslim era in the Philippines, who led a mutiny against Manila  government, is arrested as he reaches Malaysia by boat
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nur_Misuari

2001: Taliban soldiers surrender their last stronghold in northern Afghanistan, the city of Kunduz

2010: President Lee Myung-bak instructs his military to strike North Korea’s missile base near its coastal artillery base if it shows signs of additional provocation
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20101123001275
http://www.koreaherald.com/national/Detail.jsp?newsMLId=20101124001190