Wars, conflicts and strategy on 14 April in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 14 APRIL IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 14, 2019

1863: First Treaty of Hue between France and  Annam. Three Vietnamese ports are opened (Tourane, Balat and Quang Yen). Missionary activity is permitted
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Hu%E1%BA%BF_(1863)
http://www.luminous-lint.com/app/home/?action=ACT_SING_IM&p1=498504928496134429183545519

1945: New massive bombing of Tokyo by the US Air forces

1946: Dutch and Indonesian representatives begin talks at Hoge Veluwe in the Netherlands. The talks are unsuccessful

1975: The American airlift of Vietnamese orphans to the United States (Operation Babylift) ends after 2,600 children are transported to America


http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/operation-baby-lift-concludes
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3801399/Incredible-pictures-planes-packed-orphaned-babies-fleeing-war-torn-Vietnam-adoption-U-S-families-controversial-Operation-Babylift.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXjoLHRy0EQ

1978: Korean Air Lines Boeing 707, fired on by Soviets, crashes in Russia
http://englishrussia.com/2008/06/03/the-korean-boeing/

1979: Afther a short war, Opening of Sino-Vietnamese negotiations in Hanoi (broken on 18)

1988: In Geneva, the Soviet Union signs an agreement paving the way for pulling Russian troops out of Afghanistan
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/14/newsid_4419000/4419833.stm
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/soviets-to-withdraw-from-afghanistan

1999: Pakistan test-fired a ballistic missile that was capable of carrying a nuclear warhead and reaching its rival neighbor India

2008: Dhaka-Calcutta passenger train resumes after 43 years
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7345724.stm

2012: The United States has called off plans to send food aid to North Korea, after the impoverished state launched a rocket in defiance of international demands.



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