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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 28 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 28 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 28, 2019

1952: The San Francisco Peace Treaty, signed on 8 September 1951, enters in force, marking the end of the US occupation of Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Occupied_Japan
http://www.jpri.org/publications/workingpapers/wp78.html
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Japanese_History/The_American_Occupation_of_Japan

1952: Signature at Taipei of a Treaty of Peace between the Republic of China (Taiwan) and Japan, which will enter into force on 5 August 1952
http://www.taiwandocuments.org/taipei01.htm
https://www.pressenza.com/2017/03/peace-china-japan-three-chinese-révolutions/

1954: Meeting at Colombo of the Prime Ministers of India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Burma and Indonesia for considering an Asian neutralist front and is the origin of the 1955 Bandung conference

1970: US President Richard Nixon formally authorizes American combat troops to fight communist sanctuaries in Cambodia
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-approves-cambodian-incursion

1975: General Duong Van Minh take the charge of president of South Vietnam for surrender to the Vietcong
http://soreze.online.fr/duongvanm.htm
http://articles.latimes.com/2001/aug/08/local/me-31712

1975: General Cao Văn Viên, chief of the South Vietnamese military, departs for the US as the North Vietnamese Army closed in on victory
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cao_V%C4%83n_Vi%C3%AAn
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/01/02/AR2009010200923.html

Cao Van Vien

1978: Afghanistan’s president Mohammed Daoud Khan, thrown up by communists the day before, is killed
http://www.historyinanhour.com/2012/07/18/mohammed-daoud-khan-summary/
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/03/18/world/asia/18afghan.html?_r=0

1984: Deng Xiaoping, Chairman of the Advisory Committee of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China, meets U.S. President Ronald Reagan in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

1984-04-28 Deng-Reagan in Beijing

1992: In Afghanistan, led by Commandant Massoud, the Mujahideen take Kabul
http://countrystudies.us/afghanistan/122.htm
https://pro.magnumphotos.com/C.aspx?VP3=SearchResult&STID=2S5RYDW1M7V5

2014: President Barack Obama says he had no desire to contain or counter China despite clinching a defence pact with the Philippines which will inject US forces close to the volatile South China Sea
http://www.bangkokpost.com/news/asia/407024/obama-seeks-to-soothe-china-while-boosting-ties-with-philippines
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-27183976
http://globalnation.inquirer.net/103033/no-firm-commitment-from-us-to-defend-ph

2016: China warns Southeast Asia over maritime dispute, maintaining that the dispute should be resolved between individual claimant countries instead of through ASEAN body

 

Holidays and observances

Mujahideen Victory Day (Afghanistan)

Japan: Restoration of Sovereignty Day