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On 28 November in Southeast Asian history

ON 28 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on November 28, 2018

1470: Start of the Champa–Đại Việt War. Emperor Lê Thánh Tông of Đại Việt formally launches his attack against Champa
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cham%E2%80%93Annamese_War_(1471)
http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Champa

1763: Death of of Naungdawgyi, Burmese king, born on August 10, 1734
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naungdawgyi

1854: Dutch army stops Chinese uprising in Borneo

1885: The Burmese city of Mandalay is occupied by the British forces, and King Thibaw  taken prisoner, ending the third anglo-Burmese war
http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/apac/photocoll/a/019pho000000312u00019000.html
http://madmonarchist.blogspot.com/2009/09/monarch-profile-king-thibaw-of-burma.html

1891: Birth of Gregorio Perfecto, Filipino journalist, politician and  who died on August 17, 1949
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gregorio_Perfecto

1964: National  Security Council members agree to recommend that U.S. President Lyndon B.  Johnson adopt a plan for a two-stage escalation of bombing in North Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/johnson-advised-to-bomb-north-vietnam

1965: In response to  US president Johnson call, Philippines president F. Marcos announces he will  send troops to South Vietnam
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-philippines-agrees-to-send-troops-to-south-vietnam

1975: Fretilin (Frente  Revolucionario de Timor-Leste) proclaims Independence of East-Timor from  Portugal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fretilin

1975: Birth of Eka Kurniawan, Indonesian writer
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eka_Kurniawan
http://www.pen.org/non-fiction/translating-eka-kurniawan

1984: Birth of Joross Gamboa, Filipino actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joross_Gamboa

1990: Goh Chok Tong,  officially succeeds Lee Kuan Yew as Premier of Singapore up to August 2004
http://www.nytimes.com/1990/11/29/world/new-leader-takes-singapore-s-helm.html
http://www.who2.com/gohchoktong.html

2001: Arrest of  “Tommy” (son of ex- president of Indonesia Suharto)  who  was on the run for one year
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/925992.stm

2006: Thai government  decides to lift the martial law in 41 out 76 provinces, including Bangkok, ten  weeks after the military coup against premier ministre Thaksin Shinawatra

2011: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak defends a law regulating public gatherings, responding to a growing public outcry that it will limit freedom of assembly
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Malaysia/Story/A1Story20111128-313199.html

2013: Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra urges anti-government demonstrators to end street protests, after surviving a no-confidence vote in parliament
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25118083
http://www.euronews.com/2013/11/28/thai-pm-wins-vote-of-confidence-amid-widespread-anti-government-protests/
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia-pacific/2013/11/thai-pm-calls-end-opposition-protests-2013112810656678221.html