Flashcards in Sino-Soviet confrontation Deck (17):
When was Khrushchev's second visit to China?
10th Anniversary of the Chinese revolution
What happened during Khrushchev's second visit to China?
No guard of honour on Khrushchev's arrival
The leaders insulted each other at the meeting
Khrushchev made fun of the Chinese
Who won the race to the top of mount Everest and when?
What happened in July 1960
Russian experts aiding china with the great leap forward withdrew
What did Mao do in 1963?
Publicised Khrushchev backing down in the Cuban Missile Crisis
What exchanges occurred between the two leaders?
1959 - Khrushchev publicly criticised Maos great leap forward
1960 - Mao called Khrushchev a revisionist
1964 - Mao called Khrushchev's communism phoney
When was China's first successfully nuclear weapons test?
What happened in the Sino-Indian border dispute 1962?`
Khrushchev criticised China and backed India
sent India $800 million
What happened in the Sino-Indonesian border dispute 1959-1962?
Khrushchev backed Indonesia
When was Khrushchev replaced as leader and by who?
When did diplomatic and trading relations between USSR and china end?
When was the Ussuri river crisis?
night of 1st march - 2nd march 1969
What island did the Ussuri river crisis occur on?
How many Chinese soldiers crossed the Ussuri river?
What did the USSR troops on the island find in the morning?
30 Chinese soldiers shouting Mao slogans
What happened when the USSR troops confronted the Chinese troops?
The chinese were formed up in rows. THe first row gave the apperance of being unarmed. They stepped aside revealing the secind row armed with macg=hine guns who let fire.
7 soviet men killed outright including Lieutenant Strelnikov
Joined by mortar fire and machine gun fire