History of the Jews in Japan
The history of the Jews in Japan is well documented in modern times with various traditions relating to much earlier eras.
Jews are a minor ethnic and religious group in Japan, presently consistin...
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Nikolayevsk Incident
The Nikolayevsk Incident (尼港事件, Niko Jiken) was a series of events from February through March 1920 during the Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War, culminating in the massacre of seve...
Nikolayevsk Incident - Wikipedia
Japan–British Exhibition
The Japan-British Exhibition of 1910 (日英博覧会, Nichi-Ei Hakuran-kai) took place at White City, London in Great Britain from 14 May 1910 to 29 October 1910. It was the largest international expos...
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Racial Equality Proposal
The Racial Equality Proposal was a proposal put forward at the Paris Peace Conference by the Empire of Japan in 1919.
After the end of seclusion, Japan suffered unequal treaties and demanded equa...
Racial Equality Proposal - Wikipedia
Convention of Tientsin
The Tientsin Convention (天津条約, Tenshin Jōyaku), also known as the Tianjin Convention, was an agreement signed between the Meiji period Empire of Japan and Qing Dynasty Empire of China in Tient...
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Japanese occupation of Attu
The Japanese occupation of Attu was the result of an invasion of the Aleutian Islands during World War II. Imperial Japanese Army troops landed on 6 June 1942 at the same time as the invasion of Kiska...
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Beate Sirota
Beate Sirota Gordon (/beɪˈɑːteɪ/) October 25, 1923 – December 30, 2012) was an Austrian-born American performing arts presenter and women's rights advocate. She was the former Performing Arts Dir...
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Nishihara Loans
The Nishihara Loans (西原借款, Nishihara Shakkan) were a series of loans made by the Japanese government under the administration of Prime Minister Terauchi Masatake to the Anhui clique warlord Du...
Bandō prisoner-of-war camp
The Bandō POW camp (板東俘虜収容所, Bandō Furyoshūyōsho) was a prisoner-of-war camp during World War I in what is now Naruto, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan. From April 1917 to January 1920, just under ...
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Szymon Goldberg
Szymon Goldberg (1 June 1909 – 19 July 1993) was Polish-born classical violinist and conductor, latterly an American.Born in Włocławek, Congress Poland, Goldberg played the violin as a ...
Manchukuo
Manchukuo (traditional Chinese: 滿洲國; simplified Chinese: 满洲国; pinyin: Mǎnzhōuguó; Japanese: 滿洲国; literally: "State of Manchuria") was a puppet state in Northeas...
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Normanton Incident
The Normanton Incident (ノルマントン号事件, Norumanton-gō jiken) is the name for the set of events surrounding the sinking of a British merchant vessel named Normanton off the coast of what is now Waka...
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Washington Naval Conference
The Washington Naval Conference, also called the Washington Arms Conference or the Washington Disarmament Conference, was a military conference called by President Warren G. Harding and held in Washi...
Jean Decoux
This article incorporates information taken from the corresponding article in the French WikipediaJean Decoux (5 May 1884 - 21 October 1963) was a French navy Admiral, who was the Governor-General of ...
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Marty Friedman
Martin Adam "Marty" Friedman (born December 8, 1962) is an American guitarist, known for his tenure as the lead guitarist for heavy metal band Megadeth which spanned nearly the full decade of the 1990...
Washington Naval Treaty
The Washington Naval Treaty, also known as the Five-Power Treaty, was a treaty among the major nations that had won World War I, which by the terms of the treaty agreed to prevent an arms race by limi...
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Crown colony of Labuan
Labuan, made up of the main Labuan Island and six smaller islands (Burung Island, Daat Island, Kuraman Island, Papan Island, Rusukan Kecil Island, and Rusukan Besar Island), first became a Crown colon...
Ministry of Colonial Affairs
The Ministry of Colonial Affairs (拓務省, Takumushō) was a cabinet-level ministry in the government of the Empire of Japan from 1923 to 1942.
The original Ministry of Colonial Affairs was t...
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Greater East Asia Conference
The Greater East Asia Conference (大東亜会議, Dai Tōa Kaigi) was an international summit held in Tokyo from 5 to 6 November 1943, in which Japan hosted leading politicians of various component memb...
South Manchuria Railway
South Manchuria Railway was built as a part of the Chinese Eastern Railway in 1898-1903 by Imperial Russia according to the Russian-Chinese convention and the Convention of Peking 1860.The South Manch...
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Allied intervention in the Russian Civil War
The Allied intervention was a multi-national military expedition launched during the Russian Civil War in 1918. The initial goals were to help the Czechoslovak Legions, secure supplies of munitions an...
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Open Door Policy
The Open Door Policy is a term in foreign affairs initially used to refer to the United States policy established in the late 19th century and the early 20th century, and outlined in Secretary of Stat...
Hakkō ichiu
Hakkō ichiu (八紘一宇, literally "eight crown cords, one roof" i.e. "all the world under 1 roof") was a Japanese political slogan that became popular from the Second Sino-Japanese War to World War II, and...
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