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On 14 November in Southeast Asian history

1991-11-14 Sihanouk retour

ON 14 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 14, 2017

1875: Birth of Gregorio del Pilar, Filipino general, who was killed on December 2, 1899
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/749/today-in-philippine-history-november-14-1875-gregorio-del-pilar-was-born-in-bulacan-bulacan

1885: Beginning of the third war between Great-Britain and Burma. The Burmese king and his country are taken completely by surprise by the rapidity of the advance with no time for them to collect and organize any resistance
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Third_Anglo-Burmese_War

1905: Birth of Sanoesi Pane, Indonesian author, who died on January 2, 1968
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanusi_Pane

1935: American president Roosevelt announces that The Philippines will be a Commonwealth member and will get full independence in 1946 

1945: Sutan Sjahrir is the first Prime Minister of Indonesia (with Sukarno as president), up to June 20, 1947
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soetan_Sjahrir]

1950 : the Quirino-Foster agreement is signed in Philippine Baguio City
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1343/today-in-philippine-history-november-14-1950-the-quirinofoster-agreement-was-signed-in-baguio-city
http://www.liquisearch.com/elpidio_quirino/presidency/foreign_policies/quirino-foster_agreement

1959: A technical  cooperation agreement is signed between France and Vietnam

1965: During the  Vietnam War, the Battle of the Ia Drang begins – the first major engagement  between regular American and North Vietnamese forces
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/major-battle-erupts-in-the-ia-drang-valley
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_la_Drang

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLyBazkpUFQ

1966: US Navy bombs  North Vietnam coast

1967: During the  Vietnam War, Major General Bruno Arthur Hochmuth, commander of the Third Marine Division, becomes the first general to be killed in Vietnam by enemy fire
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/marine-general-killed-in-vietnam

1972: Nixon promises  Thieu that U.S. will continue to support South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-promises-thieu-that-u-s-will-continue-to-support-south-vietnam

1979: The United  Nations General Assembly adopts a resolution demanding the withdrawal of all  foreign forces in Cambodia

1984: Zamboanga City mayor Cesar Climaco, a prominent critic of the  government of Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos, is assassinated in his home  city
http://www.lazamboangatimes.com/cesar_climaco_latest001.html

1990: 70 Indonesian  soldiers are killed in a battle with Fretilin guerillas near Ainaro, East  Timor. Army lands several thousand reinforcements later in the month

1991: Prince Sihanouk  comes back to Cambodia after 13 years in exile
http://www.nytimes.com/1991/11/15/world/joyous-sihanouk-returns-to-cambodia-from-exile.html
http://www.ina.fr/video/CAC93066315
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/cambodia/king-norodom-sihanouk-2.htm

1991-11-14 Sihanouk retour

2008: In Myanmar, Ein  Khaing Oo, a journalist is sentenced to two years in prison for critical  coverage of the military government’s response to a devastating cyclone
http://sanooaung.wordpress.com/2008/11/14/reporter-covering-nargis-victims-sentenced-to-two-years/
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2008/11/2008111592037651928.html

2010: Democracy  leader Aung San Suu Kyi first day of freedomafter  she has been released from house arrest


http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ln5poWNveNQ&feature=player_embedded
http://www.france24.com/en/20101114-freed-opposition-leader-aung-san-suu-kyi-supporters-democracy-in-check-junta-burma