Tag: Manchuria

A War with China

In 1927, Chiang Kai-shek had mostly suppressed the Chinese Communists and solidified much of China underneath a single government based out of Nanjing. Now he began to set his sights upon Manchuria, severing ties with the Soviets who had much already invested in Manchuria. The Soviets managed and exercised their complete control of the Chinese Eastern … Continue reading A War with China

A Conflict of Interest, the Chinese Railway

The Soviet and the Chinese clashed over the issue of control over a piece of the Chinese Eastern Railroad (CER).  Moving forward with the five-year plan, the expansion of the railways was a good chance to expand the Russian economy.  The portion that brought about the conflict was located in Manchuria, and through previous political … Continue reading A Conflict of Interest, the Chinese Railway