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On 2 July in Southeast Asian history

2002-07-02 Gusmao en Indonésie

ON 2 JULY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 2, 2018

1929: Birth of Imelda Marcos, widow of the Philippines former president and dictator Marcos
 http://www.biography.com/people/imelda-marcos-21062601
http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/imelda-remedios-visitacion-trinidad-1667.php

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DaX5FAon3B0&feature=related

1967: The U.S. Marine Corps launch Operation Buffalo in response to the North Vietnamese Army’s efforts to seize the Marine base at Con Thien
http://www.amtrac.org/1atbn/Battles/OpBuffalo.asp
http://www.leatherneck.com/forums/showthread.php?10535-Operation-Buffalo

http://www.criticalpast.com/products/location_history/Con_Thien_Vietnam/1960/1967

1967-07-02 Operation Buffalo
1976: North and South Vietnam are reunified. The Socialist Republic of Vietnam is proclaimed
http://vietnamwardv.weebly.com/socialist-republic-of-vietnam-claimed.html

 

1990: In the Philippines, Imelda Marcos & Adnan Khashoggi are found not guilty of racketeering
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1835/today-in-philippine-history-july-2-1990-mrs-marcos-was-acquitted-of-charges-of-racketeering-fraud-by-new-york-jury

1994: Death of Maung Maung, short time president of Burma (1988), born on January 11, 1925
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maung_Maung

1995: In Thailand, the Chart Thai (Thai Nation party), led by Banharn Silpa-archa wins election, beating Chuan Leekpai Democratic Party
http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/arc/2311_95.htm

2002: East-Timor leader Xanana Gusmao is welcomed with great pomp and ceremony in Jakarta. The Foreign Affairs ministers José Ramos-Horta and Hassan Wirayuda annnounce their will to open embassies
http://etan.org/et2002c/july/01-06/02jakart.htm

2002-07-02 Gusmao en Indonésie

2004: Death of Mochtar Lubis, Indonesian novelist and journalist, born on March 7, 1922
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2008/09/21/the-irrepressible-and-intimate-mochtar-lubis.html

Mochtar Lubis
 
2004: Asean Regional Forum (ARF) accepts Pakistan as the 24th member

2010: A day after she stepped out of Malacañang, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo is the subject of a 12-page complaint filed by representatives of the party-list group Bayan Muna