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San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago

that, due to extremely quick and often reckless development, San Fernando has lost much of its history; most of its old and interesting buildings have been demolished, and perhaps the only section of the city that reminds one of its past is in the vicinity of the San Fernando Wharf and Harris Promenade. Cityscape Image:hilltopSandoview.jpg thumb centre 800px View of Central San Fernando showing the Gulf of Paria, San Fernando General Hospital, City Hall and the modern 17 story Chancery Lane


Moscow

. However, Nikita Khrushchev suddenly wrote to Mao Zedong in February, 1962 to inform Mao that the Soviet Union was ready to transfer MiG-21 technology to China and asked the Chinese to send their representatives to the Soviet Union as soon as possible to discuss the details. The Chinese viewed this as a Soviet gesture to make peace, and were obviously suspicious, but they were extremely quick to take up on the Soviet offer for the aircraft deal. A delegation headed


Soviet Union

to make peace, and were obviously suspicious, but they were extremely quick to take up on the Soviet offer for the aircraft deal. A delegation headed by Colonel General (Shang Jiang) Liu Yalou (刘亚楼), the commander-in-chief of the PLAAF (People's Liberation Army Air Force) and a Soviet military academy graduate was dispatched to Moscow immediately and the Chinese delegation was even allowed to have three days to visit the production facility of the MiG-21, which was previously off


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