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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 3 October in Asian history

 

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WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 3 OCTOBER IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 3, 2019

1605: Chinese uprising on Philippines leads to the Tondo/Quiapo massacre in which 23.000 Chinese are killed
http://homepage.ntu.edu.tw/~borao/2Profesores/massacre.pdf
https://books.google.fr/books?id=7qY7kovkWWkC&pg=PT154&lpg=PT154&dq=Tondo+and+Quiapo+Chinese+massacre&source=bl&ots=9o0SV9iA6T&sig=tI6oBzwptAvTka1lxMNxC-fvE70&hl=fr&sa=X&ved=0CFUQ6AEwCGoVChMI9r7R48CkyAIVAkgaCh2vKwvt#v=onepage&q=Tondo%20and%20Quiapo%20Chinese%20massacre&f=false

1683: The Qing Dynasty naval commander Shi Lang reaches Taiwan (under the Kingdom of Tungning) to receive the formal surrender of Zheng Keshuang and Liu Guoxuan after the Battle of Penghu
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shi_Lang
http://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Zheng%20Keshuang&item_type=topic

1893: Conference of Bangkok in which French and British delimit their zone of influence in Far East. Siam renounces to any claim on the left bank of Mekong
http://countrystudies.us/thailand/17.htm

1943: Japanese organize “Giyugun” (local defense forces) for Sumatra and Java. The force for Java is called PETA (Pembela Tanah Air)

1943-10-03 Fondation PETA

1950: Indonesian troops Offensive on Ambon (South Moluccas) which will be taken on November 3 after separatists proclaimed independence

1950: During the Korean War, the First Battle of Maryang San, primarily pitting Australian and British forces against communist China, begins
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_Maryang_San
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:First_Battle_of_Maryang_San

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1967: During the Vietnam War, first US bombing close to the Chinese border

1971: Soviet president Nicolaï Podgorny visits North Vietnam

2002: James Kelly, US under secretary of state, in charge of Asia, makes his first visit in Pyongyang under George Bush leadership

2008: US government announces plans to sell about $6.5bn of weaponry to Taiwan. The sale includes 30 Apache attack helicopters, 330 Patriot missiles and 32 Harpoon submarine-launched missiles
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/americas/2008/10/200810441758391690.html

2012: Chinese government ships entered territorial waters off disputed Tokyo-controlled islands for the second straight day, Japanese coastguards said.
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20121003-375346.html

2013: Chinese President Xi Jinping makes history in Indonesia by becoming the first foreign leader to address the democratic country’s Parliament
http://asiancorrespondent.com/114022/china-president-makes-historic-speech-in-indonesia/

2013: The United States and Japan agree to boost regional military surveillance amid territorial tensions with China and nuclear and missile threats from North Korea. Defense officials also welcomed Japan playing a larger role in its own national defense.

2014: In a decision likely to anger China, the US is partly lifting a 40-year ban on arms sales to former foe Vietnam to help boost defences in the tense South China Sea
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2014/10/us-partly-lifts-arms-embargo-vietnam-2014103233416624.html

2014: India and the United States have agreed to step up cooperation in maritime security to ensure freedom of navigation, at a time when China has shown its willingness to exert naval pressure over its territorial claims in the East and South China seas

2015: Afghan troops recapture the center of the strategic northern city of Kunduz on amid fierce clashes with Taliban militants, three days after losing the provincial capital in a humbling defeat for Kabul and its U.S. allies
http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/10/01/us-afghanistan-attack-idUSKCN0RU07Y20151001