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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 16 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 16 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 16, 2019

1944: The destroyer USS Laffey survived immense damage from attacks by 22 Japanese aircraft off Okinawa
http://www.historynet.com/uss-laffey-attacked-off-okinawa-in-world-war-ii.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Laffey_(DD-724)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBrtjRF3Cjc

1960: In a Communist Party journal, Beijing attacks the Soviet leadership as “revisionist,” in the first public indication of a Sino-Soviet split

1968: In Burma, Bo Zeya, commander-in-chief of the communist guerilla faction called « white flag » is killed during an military operation
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communist_Party_of_Burma

1972: Prompted by the Nguyen Hue offensive, the United States resumes bombing of Hanoi and Haiphong
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/united-states-resumes-bombing-of-hanoi-and-haiphong

1992: China for the first time contributes to UN peacekeepers by sending a military group to Phnom Penh

2001: India and Bangladesh begin a five-day border conflict, but are unable to resolve the disputes about their border
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2001_Indian%E2%80%93Bangladeshi_border_conflict
http://www.arianica.com/node/88885

2001-04-16 Conflit avec Inde

2017: China and Nepal begin their first-ever joint military exercises, a move likely to rattle India as Beijing boosts its influence in the region
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2088059/nepal-china-begin-first-ever-joint-military-exercises
http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-04-16/first-ever-nepal-china-joint-military-training-begins.html