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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 3 July in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 3 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 3, 2019

1844: In Macau, signature of the Treaty of Wanghia (Wangxia) between China and the United States (based on Nanjing treaty with the British)
http://riceonhistory.wordpress.com/2012/01/11/the-treaty-of-wanghia-1845/

1945: US troops land at Balikpapan and take Sepinggan airfield on Borneo (Indonesia)

1950: US carrier-based planes attack airfields in the Pyongyang-Chinnampo area of North Korea in the first air-strike of the Korean War

1951: In Korea War, US general Ridgway agrees to ceasefire talks with North Korea
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/july/3/newsid_2785000/2785543.stm

1953: France says it is ready to « perfect » the independence of the three French Indochina countries

1954: Zhou Enlai, Chinese foreign minister, and Ho Chi Minh meet on the Sino-Vietnamese border to talk on Indochina situation

1954-07-03 Zhou-Ho

1956: In a joint communiqué, USA and the Philippines said again that the US military bases in that country are under the Philippine sovereignty

1969: Serious naval incident between Communist China and Taiwan off of Fujian province

1979: U.S. President Jimmy Carter signs the first directive for secret aid to the opponents of the pro-Soviet regime in Kabul

1998: End of the visit of Bill Clinton in China (since June 25), the first of an American president in China since Tiananmen Square massacre
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/125358.stm
http://china.usc.edu/president-clintons-beijing-university-speech-1998

2012: Pakistan has announced it will end its blockade of Nato supply routes into Afghanistan, after the US finally apologised for a mistaken attack that killed 24 of its troops.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/pakistan/9373772/Pakistan-ends-blockade-of-Nato-supply-routes.html
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-18691691

2014: In a joint statement after their talks, the Chinese and South Korean presidents, Xi Jinping and Park Geun-Hye, reaffirmed their « firm opposition » to the development of nuclear weapons on the peninsula, but seemed divided on how best to persuade the North to give up its bombs
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-28139972
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-28144980