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On 24 November in Southeast Asian history

ON 24 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 24, 2018

1801: The United States establish its first consular post in what is now Indonesia in the city of Batavia (now Jakarta)

1969: U.S. Army officials announce 1st Lt. William Calley will be court-martialed for the premeditated murder of 109 Vietnamese civilians at My Lai
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/u-s-army-announces-calley-will-be-tried

1979: US admits troops in Vietnam were exposed to the toxic Agent Orange
http://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war/agent-orange

1989: Australia proposes to put Cambodia under UN administration up to general elections

1992 : US Navy at the request of the Philippines leave Subic Bay
http://articles.sun-sentinel.com/1992-11-25/news/9203020730_1_subic-bay-philippines-overseas-military-base
https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1525622434346887.1073741863.1507730192802778&type=3

1992-11-24 US leave Subic Bay

2001: Nur Misuari, the former leader of the Autonomous Muslim era in the Philippines, who led a mutiny against Manila  government, is arrested as he reaches Malaysia by boat
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nur_Misuari

2009: Former Thai prime minister Samak Sundaravej, who ruled the country for eight months last year at the height of anti-government protests, dies of liver cancer aged 74
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/11/200911244363881642.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7212682.stm

2011: Burmese Parliament approves law legalizing street protests


2011: Thailand asks Facebook to delete more than 10,000 pages of content containing images or text which it claims are “offensive” to the monarchy

http://www.asiaone.com/News/Latest%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20111124-312503.html

2013: In Bangkok, anti-government protesters estimated in the hundreds of thousands join a rally at the Democracy Monument
http://www.voanews.com/content/reu-thai-capital-hit-by-biggest-protests-since-deadly-2010-unrest/1796627.html

 

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