Japanese colonial period refers to the past by the Japanese ruled countries and regions, such as to the Korean Peninsula, Taiwan and Hong Kong, etc. have all ruled by Japan. Japanese rule in Taiwan and the Korean peninsula are in the early governor stationed armed, and with control of the colony Wuzhuangbudui anti-Japanese activities, are the mid to civilian rule, the anti-Japanese incidents more moderate, but still there are sporadic armed anti-Japanese people.
1945 after the end of World War II, Japan surrendered, then acknowledged the independence of Korea, and Taiwan and Penghu and other places because of the Sino-Japanese War, the territory will be returned to the Government of the Republic of China, and other places such as Singapore and Hong Kong will continue to under British colonial rule.
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