ON 3 NOVEMBER IN SOUTHEAST ASIAN HISTORY
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Updated on November 3, 2019
1945: In Indonesia, Vice President Hatta proclaims right of the people to form political parties.
1950: The French troops leave the Vietnam northern border
1961: The United Nations General Assembly, unanimously elects U Thant as acting general secretary
1967: Vietnam battle of Dak To begins (up to 22 November)
1969: Nixon addresses the nation, asking the « silent majority » to join him in solidarity on the Vietnam war effort and to support his policy
1978: Deng Xiaoping starts an historic three-day visit to Thailand
1978: Signature of a Treaty of Amity and Cooperation between Soviet Union and Vietnam
2007: Burma asks UN chief representative to leave the country over a critical statement he made the last month
2012: European Commission chief Jose Manuel Barroso offers Burma more than $100m (£62m; 78m euros) in development aid as he met President Thein Sein.