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would be launched. When Xiongnu tried to attack Shuofang in 124 BC, Wei surprised them by attacking them from the rear and took about 15,000 captives — and at this battle, his nephew Huo Qubing (霍去病) distinguished himself in battle and was given his own command. In 121 BC, Huo had a major victory over the Xiongnu Princes of Hunxie (渾邪王) and Xiutu (休屠王) — which had unforeseen good results for Han. When Chanyu Yizhixie (伊稚邪) heard of the loss, he wanted to punish those princes mercilessly. The Prince of Hunxie, fearful of such punishment, after being unable to persuade the Prince of Xiutu, killed the Prince of Xiutu surrendered his forces, which then controlled the Gansu region, to Han, and this turned out to be a major blow to Xiongnu, robbing Xiongnu of a major grazing region and other natural resources. Emperor Wu established five commanderies over the region and encouraged Chinese to relocate to the Gansu region, which has remained in Chinese hands ever since. The region would also become important staging grounds for the subjugation of Xiyu (西域, modern Xinjiang and former Soviet (Soviet Union) central Asia). Meanwhile, a follower of Liu Xiu, Geng Yan (耿弇), the son of the governor of Shanggu Commandery (上谷, roughly modern Zhangjiakou, Hebei), had fled back to his father's commandery, and persuaded both his father Geng Kuang (耿況) and the governor of the neighboring Yuyang Commandery (漁陽, roughly modern Beijing), Peng Chong (彭寵), to support Liu Xiu. Geng Yan, being supported by Gen Kuang's deputy Kou Xun (寇恂) and Jing Dan (景丹), and Peng's deputy, Wu Han (Wu Han (Han Dynasty)) (吳漢), led the two commanderies' cavalry and infantry forces south to join Liu Xiu. The combined forces gave Liu Xiu enough strength to make a direct assault against Handan, trapping and killing Wang Lang. China The August 2010 traffic jam in the Beijing-Zhangjiakou highway in Hebei province, China (People's Republic of China), is considered the world's worst traffic jam ever, as traffic congestion stretched more than WikiPedia:Zhangjiakou

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, the jurisdiction of some border departments of Shanxi province also overlapped into this region. The PLA Institute of International Relations at Nanjing comes under the Second Department of the General Staff Department and is responsible for training military attachés, assistant military attaches and associate military attaches as well as secret agents to be posted abroad. It also supplies officers to the military intelligence sections of various military regions

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, and the meandering Sangyang River converge here. The city government has regarded tourism as a major driving force of the city's economy and continues to develop the industry. WikiPedia:Zhangjiakou

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, and set off from Dai Prefecture (Zhangjiakou) (代郡) and Dingxiang (Hohhot) (定襄). '''Zhangjiakou''' (张家口; ''Zhāngjiākǒu'') is a city in Hebei. Get in The Zhang Hu fast passenger train line (High-speed rail in China) runs from Zhangjiakou via Wulanchabu West to Hohhot in Inner Mongolia. Distance is approximately 286 km, top speed 250 km hr. Get around See *

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is further linked by a freeway to Inner Mongolia which opened on September 7, 2005. *China National Highway 207 *A heavy-haul railway is under construction, to transport coal from Zhangjiakou to Tangshan. Construction is expected to finish in 2015; the railway is planned to carry 200 million tons of coal per year. ref>

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(Zhangjiakou) and made a tour in Eastern Mongolia. He wrote ''Le Milieu Divin'' (''the divine Medium''). Teilhard prepared the first pages of his main work ''Le Phénomène humain'' (''The Human Phenomenon''). Teilhard took part as a scientist in the famous "Croisiere Jaune" or "Yellow Cruise" financed by Andre Citroen in Central Asia. Northwest of Beijing in Kalgan (Zhangjiakou) he joined the China group who joined the second part of the team

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-a-joint-bid-to-host-the-2022-winter-olympic-games title Beijing and Zhangjiakou launch a joint bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games publisher Insidethegames.biz date 2013-11-05 accessdate 2014-03-28 Tourism Zhangjiakou is located in the north of Hebei Province, China, with 4 prefectures, 13 counties, 2 administrative zones, 1 hi-tech development zone and 1 industrial area under its administration. Zhangjiakou has 4.6 million people with a total area of WikiPedia:Zhangjiakou

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Primary School, and in the city of Zhangjiakou; ''Not One Less'', credits. both locations are in Hebei province. * Albert Hunt invents the wigwag grade crossing protection signal for the Pacific Electric in Los


pic ZJK name.svg piccap "Zhangjiakou", as written in Chinese picsize 185px psp Kalgan w Chang 1 -chia 1 -k'ou 3 s 张家口 t 張家口 order st '''Zhangjiakou''', also known also by several other names (#Names), is a prefecture-level city in northwestern Hebei province, bordering Beijing to the southeast, Inner Mongolia to the north and west and Shanxi to the southwest. At the 2010 census, its population was 4,345,485 inhabitants on . The built-up (''or metro'') area made of Qiaoxi (Qiaoxi District, Zhangjiakou), Qiaodong District (Qiaodong District, Zhangjiakou)s and Wanquan County largely being conurbated had 838,978 inhabitants in 2010 on 1412.7 km2. Due to its position on several important transport arteries, it is a critical transport node for travel between Hebei and Inner Mongolia and connecting northwest China, Mongolia, and Beijing.

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