Wars, conflicts and strategy on 8 July in Asian history

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 8 JULY IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 8, 2019

1139: Song Dynasty general Yue Fei defeats an army led by Jin Dynasty general Wanyan Wuzhu at the Battle of Yancheng during the Jin–Song wars
https://www.shenyunperformingarts.org/learn/article/read/item/MzUnKWQT8Cg/yue-fei-chinese-stories-history.html
http://www.clearwisdom.net/html/articles/2010/2/3/114395.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Yancheng

1497: Departure of the of Vasco de Gama expedition which arrives in India in May 1498
http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/06374a.htm

1592: In the Imjin War, during the Battle of Hansando, Admiral Yi Sun-sin decisively defeats the Japanese Navy at Hasan Island
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/warsinasia/a/hansando.htm
http://www.prkorea.com/yisunsin/battle3.htm


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p0HkyIbWa-Y

1853: The US commodore Matthew Perry arrives at Uraga Harbor near Edo (Tokyo) and refuses to go to Nagasaki, only port opened to foreigners
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/commodore-perry-sails-into-tokyo-bay
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commodore_Matthew_Perry

1858: After the “mopping up” campaigns of Sir Hugh Rose, the Sepoy Mutiny, that started on May 10, 1857, is officially declared finished
http://asianhistory.about.com/od/india/f/What-Was-The-Revolt-Of-1857-in-India-All-About.htm

1864: The Shinsengumi sabotage the choshu-han shishi’s planned attack on Kyoto at Ikedaya, this event is known as Ikedaya Jiken
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ikedaya_Jiken

1948: Representatives of 13 Dutch-controlled states created by Van Mook convene at Bandung, to begin process of creating United States of Indonesia

1950: General Douglas Mac-Arthur, the hero of the war against Japan, is appointed head of the United Nations Command in Korea
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/macarthur-named-korean-commander

1962: Ne Win forces besiege and dynamite the Ragoon University Student Union building to crash the Student Movement
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1962_Rangoon_University_Protests

1963: Signature of the agreement for integration of Singapore in the Federation of Malaysia

1972: US actress Jane Fonda arrives in Hanoi for a two-week trip aiming to denounce the American policy in Vietnam
http://thevietnamwar.info/hanoi-jane/
http://www.leatherneck.com/forums/showthread.php?30622-Jane-quot-the-traitor-quot-Fonda-AGAIN
http://www.snopes.com/military/fonda.asp

2015 : Vietnam’s General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, meets US President Barack Obama at the White House to discuss defence issues and the running conflict with China over disputed islands in the South China Sea
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/07/vietnam-communist-party-white-house-150708045555640.html
http://www.thanhniennews.com/politics/obama-vietnam-party-chief-discuss-east-sea-in-landmark-meeting-47641.html
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/07/07/politics/obama-vietnam-trans-pacific-partnership-china/index.html
http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2015/07/08/the-geo-politics-of-vietnam-us-rapprochement

2016: US and South Korea agree THAAD missile defence deployment
http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/article.aspx?aid=3021051 http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-36742751
http://edition.cnn.com/2016/07/08/asia/north-korea-thaad-missile-deploy/index.html



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