Wars, conflicts and strategy on 20 March in Asian history

1902-01-30 Anglo-Japanese alliance

WARS, CONFLICTS AND STRATEGY ON 20 MARCH IN ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on March 20, 2019

1602: The Dutch East India Company (VOC) is established
https://www.thoughtco.com/the-dutch-east-india-company-1434566
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/20-march-1602-the-dutch-east-india-company-was-established
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFbR5mc3AaQ
 VOC

1739: Nader Shah occupies Delhi and sacks the city, stealing the jewel of the Peacock Throne. 30,000 civilians are killed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nader_Shah’s_invasion_of_Mughal_India
http://www.iranchamber.com/history/afsharids/afsharids.php
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takht_e_Taus

1902: France and Russia issue a joint declaration that approves the Anglo-Japanese Alliance, but stipulates that they have the right to protect interests in China and Korea
http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/anglojapanesealliance1902.htm

1902-01-30 Anglo-Japanese alliance

1942: General Douglas MacArthur, at Terowie, South Australia, makes his famous speech regarding the fall of the Philippines, in which he says: “I came out of Bataan and I shall return”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEbwuehH35I

1945: The British, with the 19th Indian Division retake Mandalay in Burma
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/british-troops-liberate-mandalay-burma
http://www.burmastar.org.uk/stories/19th-indian-infantry-division/

1945-03-20 Prise de Mandalay

1951: Indonesian army offensive against Darul Islam on Java
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darul_Islam_Rebellion
http://www.academia.edu/8303411/The_History_of_Darul_Islam_DI_and_Kartosuwiryo

1952: The United States Senate ratifies a peace treaty with restoring sovereignty to Japan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Security_Treaty_Between_the_United_States_and_Japan

1965: That day, and later in April, fighting broke out between India and Pakistan. Beginning of the Second Indo-Pakistani war with first large scale offensive on August 5

 2009: China’s president Hu Jintao urges North Korea to restart stalled negotiations on dismantling its nuclear program saying he hopes all sides would work to “resolve their differences”
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/03/200932034959624870.html

2013: The United States has violated Pakistan’s sovereignty and destroyed tribal structures with unmanned aerial drone strikes in its counterterrorism near the Afghan border, a UN human rights investigator says
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/03/201331523115707202.html



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