History of Sino-Russian relations
Prior to the 1600s China and Russia were on opposite ends of Siberia, which was populated by independent nomads. By about 1640 Russian settlers had conquered most of Siberia and founded settlements in...
History of Sino-Russian relations - Wikipedia
Russian-Manchu border conflicts
The Sino–Russian border conflicts (1652–1689) were a series of intermittent skirmishes between the Qing dynasty and the Tsardom of Russia in which the latter tried and failed to gain the land north of...
Russian-Manchu border conflicts - Wikipedia
Xinhai Revolution
The Xinhai Revolution, or the Hsin-hai Revolution, also known as the Revolution of 1911, or the Chinese Revolution, was a revolution that overthrew China's last imperial dynasty (Qing dynasty), and es...
Xinhai Revolution - Wikipedia
February Revolution
The February Revolution (Russian: Февра́льская револю́ция; [fʲɪvˈralʲskəjə rʲɪvɐˈlʲutsɨjə]) of 1917 was the first of two revolutions in Russia in 1917. It was centered on Petrograd, then the capi...
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Sino-Soviet relations
Sino-Soviet relations refers to the diplomatic relationship between China and the various forms of Soviet Power which emerged from the Russian Revolution of 1917 to 1991, when the Soviet Union ceased ...
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Second Sino-Japanese War
The Second Sino-Japanese War (July 7, 1937 – September 9, 1945), so named due to the First Sino-Japanese War of 1894–95, was a military conflict fought primarily between the Republic of Chi...
Second Sino-Japanese War - Wikipedia
Mongolian People's Republic
The Mongolian People's Republic (Mongolian: Бүгд Найрамдах Монгол Ард Улс (БНМАУ), , Bügd Nairamdakh Mongol Ard Uls (BNMAU)) was a socialist state in Central Asia which existed between 19...
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Sino-Soviet split
The Sino-Soviet split (1960–1989) was the worsening of political and ideological relations between the neighboring states of People's Republic of China (PRC) and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic...
Sino-Soviet split - Wikipedia
Sino-Russian relations since 1991
Diplomatic relations between People's Republic of China and the Russian Federation dramatically improved after the dissolution of the Soviet Union and the establishment of the Russian Federation in 19...
Sino-Russian relations since 1991 - Wikipedia
Motives of the Second Sino-Japanese War
The Second Sino-Japanese War was not just a war between Japan and China, but involved many nations that had different vested interests that influenced their positions and actions taken during differen...
Imperial Japanese Army
The Imperial Japanese Army (IJA; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國陸軍, Shinjitai: 大日本帝国陸軍, Romaji: Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun) literally "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire", was the official ground-based armed force o...
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Puyi
Aisin-Gioro Puyi (simplified Chinese: 爱新觉罗·溥仪; traditional Chinese: 愛新覺羅·溥儀; pinyin: Àixīnjuéluó Pǔyí; Wade–Giles: Ai-hsin-chüeh-lo P'u-i; 7 February 1906 – 17 October 1967), of t...
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Japanese Instrument of Surrender
The Japanese Instrument of Surrender was the written agreement that formalized the surrender of the Empire of Japan, marking the end of World War II. It was signed by representatives from the Empire o...
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Legal status of Taiwan
The controversy regarding the political status of Taiwan (or the "Taiwan Issue" as referred to by the Communist Party of China, or Mainland Issue or Taiwan Strait Issue as referred to by the Taiwan si...
Legal status of Taiwan - Wikipedia
Soviet invasion of Xinjiang
The Soviet invasion of Xinjiang was a military campaign in the Chinese northwestern region of Xinjiang in 1934. White Russian forces assisted the Soviet Red Army.
In 1934, Ma Zhongying's Chinese M...
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Outer Mongolian revolution of 1911
The Mongolian Revolution of 1911 (Mongolian National Liberation Revolution) occurred when the region of Outer Mongolia declared its independence from the Manchu Qing dynasty during the Xinhai Revoluti...
Outer Mongolian revolution of 1911 - Wikipedia
1938 Changsha Fire
The Changsha Fire of 1938 (Chinese: 长沙大火), also known as Wenxi Fire (Chinese: 文夕大火), was the greatest human-caused city-wide fire that ever besieged China. Kuomintang officials ordered the cit...
1938 Changsha Fire - Wikipedia
Invasion of French Indochina
In September 1940, the Japanese invaded Vichy French Indochina (仏印進駐, Futsu-in shinchū) in order to prevent the Republic of China from importing arms and fuel through French Indochina along th...
Invasion of French Indochina - Wikipedia
Japanese war crimes
Japanese war crimes occurred in many Asian and Pacific countries during the period of Japanese imperialism, primarily during the Second Sino-Japanese War and World War II. Some of the incidents have a...
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List of aircraft used in China before 1937
This is a partial list of aircraft China purchased prior to 1937:For aircraft in Chinese service during the Second Sino-Japanese War, see Development of Chinese Nationalist air force (1937-1945)
List of aircraft used in China before 1937 - Wikipedia
Wuchang Uprising
The Wuchang Uprising was the Chinese uprising that served as the catalyst to the Xinhai Revolution, ending the Qing Dynasty -- and two millennia of imperial rule -- and ushering in the Republic of Ch...
Wuchang Uprising - Wikipedia
Sino-German cooperation (1911-1941)
Cooperation between Germany and China was instrumental in modernizing the industry and the armed forces of the Republic of China prior to the Second Sino-Japanese War. The Republic of China, which suc...
Sino-German cooperation (1911-1941) - Wikipedia
Tibet (1912-1951)
The historical era of Tibet from 1912–1951 is marked following the collapse of the Qing dynasty in 1912, when the Provisional Government of the Republic of China replaced the Qing dynasty as the gover...
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Battle of Changsha (1911)
Days after the success of the Wuchang Uprising in Oct. 1911, the Revolutionaries began to spread the revolution to other major cities of China starting from Changsha in Hunan province, not far from Wu...
Battle of Changsha (1911) - Wikipedia
Xinjiang War (1937)
In 1937, an Islamic rebellion broke out in southern Xinjiang. The rebels were 1,500 Turki Muslims led by Kichik Akhund, tacitly aided by the 36th Division against the pro-Soviet provincial forces of S...
Xinjiang War (1937) - Wikipedia
Chinese ethnic minorities in the Second Sino-Japanese War
Chinese Muslims in the Second Sino-Japanese War were courted by both Chinese and Japanese generals, but tended to fight against the Japanese, with or without the support of higher echelons of other Ch...
Chinese ethnic minorities in the Second Sino-Japanese War - Wikipedia
Development of Chinese armoured forces (1927-1945)
This article deals with the chronology and development of Chinese armoured forces from 1927 to 1945.
The Chinese warlord Zhang Zuolin introduced tanks to China. Surprised during the Northern Exped...
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Chinese revolutionary activities in Malaya
Sun Yat-sen along with Tong Meng Hui were not all that successful in holding revolutionary activities in Malaya, which consists of present-day Peninsular Malaysia and Singapore. The British colonial g...
Chinese revolutionary activities in Malaya - Wikipedia
Xinhai Revolution in Xinjiang
The Xinhai Revolution in Xinjiang refers to the fighting that took place in Xinjiang during the Xinhai Revolution.
The last Qing dynasty governor Yuan Dahua fled and handed over his resignation to...
Xinhai Revolution in Xinjiang - Wikipedia
Ili Rebellion
The Ili Rebellion (simplified Chinese: 三区革命; traditional Chinese: 三區革命; pinyin: Sān qū gémìng) or (simplified Chinese: 伊宁事变; traditional Chinese: 伊寧事變; pinyin: Yīníng shìbiàn) ...