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On 3 December in Southeast Asian history

ON 3 DECEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 3, 2018

1574: After his failed attack, Chinese pirate Limahong leaves Manila for Pangasinan where he will establish a small kingdom near the of mouth of Agno river
https://kahimyang.com/kauswagan/articles/791/today-in-philippine-history-december-3-1574-limahong-left-manila-for-pangasinan-established-kingdom-near-the-of-mouth-agno-river
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Limahong
http://tubagbohol.mikeligalig.com/history/limahong-notorious-chinese-pirate-during-spanish-time-in-the-philippines/

1918: Birth of Abdul Haris Nasution, Indonesian general, hero of the independence, who died in September 2000
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/1355904/General-Abdul-Haris-Nasution.html
https://allartistworld.blogspot.com/2012/08/biography-abdul-haris-nasution.html

1924: Birth of Francisco Sionil José, Filipino novelist, Philippine National Artist for Literature
http://geemiz.blogspot.fr/2009/09/biography-francisco-sionil-jose.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/F._Sionil_Jos%C3%A9

1952: Birth of Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, Chairwoman of People’s Justice Party (Pari Keadilan Rakyat) in Malaysia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wan_Azizah_Wan_Ismail
http://informationcradle.com/asia/wan-azizah/

1958: Nationalization of the Dutch interests in Indonesia

1959: The current flag of Singapore is adopted, six months after Singapore became self-governing within the British Empire
http://www.mapsofworld.com/flags/singapore-flag.html

1958 Armoiries

1967: Former Indonesian president Sukarno is placed under house arrest
http://www.fsmitha.com/h2/ch26-indo23.htm

1978: Hanoi announces the foundation of a United National Front for the salvation of Kampuchea by former Khmer rouge who took refuge in Vietnam
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kampuchean_United_Front_for_National_Salvation

2008: In Thailand, the People’s Alliance for Democracy (PAD) officially returned Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang airports to authorities after its supporters occupied the compounds and halted their operations for a week
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/7760592.stm

2009: Philippines governor of Maguindanao province, Andal Ampatuan Sr, is charged in connection with the killings of at least 57 people
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia-pacific/2009/12/20091231437277243.html