Sino-Soviet relations 1949-1976

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When was the first Taiwan Crisis?
1954-55
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When was the Treaty of Friendship, Alliance and Mutal Assistance signed?
Feb 1950
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When was the second Taiwan Crisis?
August 1958
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When was the Great Leap Forward introduced in China?
1958
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When did Brezhnev and Kosygin hold talks with Zhou Enlai?
1964
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When was the Cultural Revolution?
1966
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In what period did China and the US develop a closer relationship in the dubbed 'Ping-pong diplomacy'?1
1969-1972
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When did Nixon visit China?
Feb 1972
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When was the period of Sino-Soviet confrontation?
1959-1969
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When did Nixon and Mao establish the Shanghai Communique?
1972
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When did both Ford and Kissinger visit China?
1975
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When does Mao establish the PRC?
1st October 1949
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How long did the Korean War last for?
From 1950-1953
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When does Khrushchev become the Soviet leader?
1955
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When does Russia test its hydrogen bomb?
1955
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When does Brezhnev introduce the Brezhnev doctrine? and after what invasion?
In 1968 after the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia
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When is Sputnik tested?
1957
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When does Kissinger first visit China?
1971
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When does Nixon become president?
1969
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When did the USSR publish its 'Open Letter' and what did it argue?
It published it in 1963 and it argued that China had left the true path of communism
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Who refused to support Mao's campaign in both Taiwan Straits crises?
The USSR with Khrushchev
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By when did Mao have a lot less respect for the USSR?
By the late 50's
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When did Mao bomb Quemoy?
Sep 1954
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Who had fled to the Taiwan islands after the PRC victory in China?
The Nationalists/GMD
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Who were the Guomindang supported by in the Quemoy bombing?
The USA
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Why did Mao bomb Taiwan again in 1958 in the Second Taiwan Straits Crisis?
As he was angry about the lack of concessions received from Taiwan and he also wanted to highlight the danger of the USA
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What did the USSR refuse to share with China?
ICBMs and Soviet space exploration technologies
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When was the Ussuri River dispute?
2nd March 1969
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After the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 what did Mao fear?
He feared invasion and then operated an 'active defence' policy
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