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On 28 September in Southeast Asian history

ON 28 SEPTEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on September 28, 2019

1901: During the Philippine-American War, Filipino guerrillas kill more than forty American soldiers in a surprise attack in the town of Balangiga on Samar Island
http://philippineamericanwar.webs.com/balangigamassacre1901.htm
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/1286/today-in-philippine-history-september-28-1901-the-people-of-balangiga-samar-attacked-and-killed-american-soldiers-and-officers

1901-09-28-ballangiga-incident

1910: Birth of Wenceslao Vinzons, Filipino politician and resistance leader, bayoneted to death on July 15, 1942
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wenceslao_Vinzons

1910: Birth of Diosdado Pangan Macapagal, president of the Philippines from December 1961 to September 1965, who died on April 21, 1997
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diosdado_Macapagal
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/645/today-in-philippine-history-september-28-1910-diosdado-p-macapagal-was-born-in-lubao-pampanga

1950: Indonesia becomes a member of United Nations

1989: Death of deposed president of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos (1966-1986) in exile in Hawaii at the age of 72
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/bday/0911.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferdinand_Marcos

1989-09-28-marcos-death

2000: Death of Pote Sarasin, Thai diplomat, short time prime minister, born on March 25, 1905
http://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Pote%20Sarasin

2012: Myanmar’s top leader assures the world that the radical reforms his country has taken so far are irreversible, even as the United States announced a day before that it would begin easing a decade-old ban on imports from the South East Asian nation

2016: East Timor takes  a maritime decade-long dispute over the sharing of oil and mineral wealth in the Timor Sea with Australia to UN Court
http://www.voanews.com/a/east-timor-takes-maritime-dispute-with-australia-in-un-court/3528236.html

2018: Canadian lawmakers vote to strip Myanmar’s Suu Kyi of citizenship
https://www.scmp.com/news/asia/southeast-asia/article/2166115/canadian-lawmakers-vote-strip-myanmars-suu-kyi-citizenship
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/sep/28/canadian-mps-vote-to-strip-aung-san-suu-kyi-of-honorary-citizenship