On 8 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 8 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 8, 2019

1516: A group of imperial guards, led by Trịnh Duy Sản, murder Emperor Lê Tương Dực and fled, leaving the capital Thăng Long undefended
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%AA_T%C6%B0%C6%A1ng_D%E1%BB%B1c

1948: In Burma, execution of U Saw for having ordered the killing of General Aung San
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/U_Saw
http://www.executedtoday.com/2009/05/08/1948-u-saw-and-the-assassins-of-aung-san/

1953: During French Vietnam War,  General Navarre is appointed Commander-in-chief

1954: The first full session on Indochina begins at the Geneva Conference

1956: Constitutional union between Indonesia and the Netherlands is dissolved

1963: South Vietnamese soldiers of Catholic President Ngo Dinh Diem open fire on Buddhists defying a ban on the flying of the Buddhist flag on Vesak, killing nine and sparking the Buddhist crisis
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hu%E1%BA%BF_Ph%E1%BA%ADt_%C4%90%E1%BA%A3n_shootings

1963-05-08 Début crise bouddhiste

 1967: The Philippine province of Davao is split into three: Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and Davao Oriental
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1119/today-in-philippine-history-on-may-8-1967-republic-act-no-4867-which-divided-the-province-of-davao-into-three-provinces-was-passed-into-law

1969: The Liberation National Front delegate to Paris, suggest a « global solution » by the formation of a provisional coalition government in South Vietnam

1970: The Hard Hat riot occurs in the Wall Street area of New York City as blue-collar construction workers clash with anti-war demonstrators protesting the Vietnam War
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/nixon-defends-invasion-of-cambodia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hard_Hat_riot

1972: US President Richard Nixon announces his order to place mines in major North Vietnam ports in order to stem the flow of weapons and other goods to that nation
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/mining-of-north-vietnamese-harbors-is-announced

1980 : Filipino opposition leader Ninoy Aquino is allowed to leave the country for a coronary bypass surgery
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1747/today-in-philippine-history-may-8-1980-ninoy-aquino-was-allowed-to-leave-for-a-coronary-bypass-surgery

1984: Birth of Nadine Chandrawinata, 2006 Universe Pageant (Indonesia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nadine_Chandrawinata
http://www.nadinechandrawinata.com/

2006: In Manila, six leftist members of Parliament who took refuge there during 71 days, go out after justice cleared them of the charge of plotting against the president

2006: In Thailand, the Supreme Court cancels the April 2 general élections

2008: A Malaysian court, for the first time allows apostasy

2009: Mas Selamat Kastari, a member of the al-Qaeda-linked Jemaah Islamiyah (JI) group, the suspected leader of a Southeast Asian Islamic group accused of plotting a 9/11-style attack on Singapore’s international airport is recaptured in Malaysia more than a year after he escaped from a Singapore jail
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/05/20095874138801454.html

2014: Thailand National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) resolves  to bring impeachment proceedings against former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra over the rice-pledging scheme, with criminal charges
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-27325898



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