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On 3 May in Southeast Asian history

ON 3 MAY IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 3, 2019

1945: Indian forces capture Rangoon, Burma, from the Japanese


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Dracula
http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/race_rangoon_1945.htm
http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675037608_British-Indian-50th-Parachute-Division_Tiger-Head-Division_flag-of-Burma_Allied-victories

1965: In response to a bomb attack carried out by the South Vietnamese, Prince Sihanouk of Cambodia cuts the diplomatic relations with Washington

1968: After 34 days of discussions to select a site, the United States and North Vietnam agree to begin formal negotiations in Paris on May 10
http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/paris-is-chosen-as-site-for-peace-talks

1971: 500,000 anti-Vietnam war protestors begin four days of demonstration in Washington DC, aiming at shutting down the nation’s capital. 13,000 are arrested