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Wars, conflicts and strategy on 17 June in Asian history

1967-06-14 China 1st hydrogen bomb

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 17 JUNE IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 17, 2019

1565: Matsunaga Hisahide assassinates the 13th Ashikaga shogun, Ashikaga Yoshiteru
http://www.biographybase.com/biography/Yoshiteru_Ashikaga.html

1756: Nawab Siraj-ud-Daulah attacks the British settlement of Calcutta with 50,000 soldiers
http://www.kronoskaf.com/syw/index.php?title=1756_-_Siraj_Ud_Daulah_expedition_against_Calcutt

1858: In the battle for Gwalior, Rani Lakshmibai, queen of Jhansi (northern India) is killed. One of the leading figures of the Indian rebellion of 1857. Born in 1828
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/rani-lakshmibai-5512.php
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/rani-laxmibai.html

1900: During the Boxer Rebellion, Allied Western and Japanese forces capture the Taku Forts in Tianjin, China
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_the_Taku_Forts_(1900)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eight-Nation_Alliance

1954: Sino-British agreement to exchange chargés d’affaires

1961: In Zurich, opening of a conference between representatives of the three Laos political movements, till 22

1967: The People’s Republic of China tests its first hydrogen bomb
http://www.thatsmags.com/china/post/10397/china-chronicles-the-prc-develops-the-h-bomb
https://www.ctbto.org/specials/testing-times/17-june-1967-chinas-first-thermonuclear-test

1967-06-14 China 1st hydrogen bomb
 
http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/200706/20/eng20070620_385933.html

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrBikzYiZkA

1970: North Vietnamese troops cut the last operating rail line in Cambodia

1971: Agreement between Japan and USA for the return of Ryukyu including Okinawa under Japanese rule in 1972
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1971_Okinawa_Reversion_Agreement
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2002/05/14/national/handover-of-okinawa-to-japan-was-prickly-issue/#.V2MMCBFXrNN

1989 : In a joint communiqué, India and Pakistan announce that they decide to end the five-year-old confrontation in Siachen Glacier area by withdrawing and redeploying their forces.