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On 11 April in Southeast Asian history

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Updated on April 11, 2019

1899 : By virtue of the December 10, 1898 Treaty of Paris, Spain cedes the Philippines to the US
https://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/mkinly3.htm

1955: An Indian plane explodes near Indonesia in a Taiwanese attempt to kill Chinese premier Zhou Enlai, en route to Bandung conference
http://www.chinauncensored.com/index.php/most-censored/659-secret-behind-the-explosion-of-the-aircraft-kashmir-princess
http://history.04007.cn/en.php/HisMain/4037.html

1957: End of the Singapore Constitutional Conference. Britain agrees to Singapore self-rule
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/11/newsid_2828000/2828903.stm

1968: North Vietnam proposes Varsaw for meeting point with US representatives. Washington refuses and proposes a list of 18 cities, all refused by Hanoi

2004: Death of General Sein Lwin, the “butcher of Rangoon” who was the 6th president of the Union of Burma during 17 days in 1988, born in 1923
http://www2.irrawaddy.org/opinion_story.php?art_id=3825

2009: A summit of Asean leaders in Thailand is cancelled after anti-government protesters broke into the venue in the resort of Pattaya
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7994465.stm
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/04/12/world/asia/12thai.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yy8_U0EfQ2E