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On 10 July in Southeast Asian history

1997 bougies

ON 10 JULY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 10, 2019

1959: Death of Marcel Van, Vietnamese redemptorist
http://www.clairval.com/lettres/en/2004/01/17/2210104.htm

1965: Birth of Alec Mapa, Filipino-American actor and comedian
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0544568/

1986: Death of Le Duan, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam since 1960, born on April 7, 1907
http://www.nytimes.com/1986/07/11/obituaries/le-duan-vietnamese-communist-chief-dies-at-78.html
http://biography.yourdictionary.com/le-duan

Le Duan

1988: Prince Sihanouk announces his resignation as president of the chairmanship of coalition government of Democratic Kampuchéa

1995: In Myanmar, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, under house of arrest since July 1989, is released

1997: Because the internal situation in Cambodia, Asean postpones Cambodia adherence

1997 bougies

2010: Former members of Myanmar’s officially disbanded opposition party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), have been given permission to form a new party. The National Democratic Force (NDF)
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2010/07/2010710816978811.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/asia_pacific/10586972.stm

2012: Hardline ex-general Myint Swe is named new Burma Vice President to fill the job that Tin Aung Myint Oo vacated earlier this month for health reasons
http://asiancorrespondent.com/85636/hardline-ex-general-named-to-be-new-burma-vp/

2012: Death of Dolphy, Filipino actor, singer, and producer, born on July 25, 1928
http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/entertainment/07/10/12/dolphy-dead-83
http://www.rappler.com/nation/8372-dolphy-is-dead-83

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0b02PyFRhc

2016: Prominent Cambodian government critic Kem Ley is shot dead

http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/se-asia/prominent-cambodian-critic-kem-ley-shot-dead-police
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jul/10/cambodian-government-critic-shot-dead-phnom-
http://asiantribune.com/node/89218