25 July: Austria: Austrian Chancellor Dollfuss murdered by Nazis.

19 August: Germany: Hitler becomes Chancellor.

October: China: Communist Army begins the Long March from Jiangxi Province in southeast China as Chiang Kai-shek Kuomintang Army tries to encircle them.

Japan: Military Affairs Bureau holds a meeting to discuss northern China and decides that control of the region must be denied to the Kuomintang and recommends the incorporation of a Japanese company to exploit the natural resources of northern China.

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