On 15 August in Southeast Asian history

ON 15 AUGUST IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on August 15, 2019

1939: Foundation at Rangoun of the Communist Party of Burma (6 members). Aung San is elected General Secretary
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Communist_Party_of_Burma

1950 Sukarno proclaims the unitary Republic of Indonesia and becomes its first President

1962: Signature of the agreement on Western New Guinea between the Netherlands and Indonesia. The territory will be administrated by the United Nations up to May 1, 1963, then by Indonesia up to a referendum late 1969

1973: The United States bombing of Cambodia ends

1995: Ven. Thich Quang Do and five other monks and laity are tried by the People’s Court of Ho Chi Minh City and convicted of “sabotaging government policies and damaging the interests of the state.” Ven. Thich Quang Do received a prison term of five years
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/soc.culture.vietnamese/fXo9OvrmsuQ

Thich Quang Do 2

2005: Agreement between the Free Aceh Movement (Gam) and the Indonesian government
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/4151980.stm

2018: Cambodia ruling party wins all seats in parliament: Election committee
https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/cambodian-prime-minister-hun-sens-party-sweeps-all-125-seats-in-parliament
https://theconversation.com/how-cambodias-prime-minister-rigged-an-election-101511
http://en.rfi.fr/20180815-cambodia-ruling-party-sweeps-election-opposition-pushes-sanctions/

 



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