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03-29 Myanmar swears in first elected civilian president Naypyidaw, Myanmar
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Suu Kyi's NLD wins landslide victory
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Tsunami-hit nations mark anniversary
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Protest-hit Thailand marks king's birthday
Demonstrators fill Bangkok streets
Indonesia anger at Australia spy row
Protest-hit Thailand marks king's birthday
Demonstrators fill Bangkok streets
Myanmar
2013 2013
Myanmar
Indonesia anger at Australia spy row
2012
Woman gang-raped in India dies
Suu Kyi wins Myanmar election
Thailand
2012 2012
Thailand
Suu Kyi wins Myanmar election
Indonesia
2012 2012
Indonesia
2011
Thailand elects its first woman PM
Thailand elects its first woman PM
Myanmar
2011 2011
Myanmar
Indonesia
2011 2011
Indonesia
2010
Burma releases Aung San Suu Kyi
Army advances on Bangkok protest site
Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes
Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot
Army advances on Bangkok protest site
Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes
Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot
18 killed in Bangkok protests
Burma releases Aung San Suu Kyi
Indonesia
2010 2010
Indonesia
2009
Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi 'guilty'
Corazon Aquino dies
Thai protests disrupt Asian summit
Thai protests disrupt Asian summit
Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi 'guilty'
Suu Kyi taken to prison
Indonesia
2009 2009
Indonesia
2008
Top Thai court bans ruling party
Former President Suharto dies at 86
Top Thai court bans ruling party
Burma 'wants aid not foreigners'
Former President Suharto dies at 86
2007
Thaksin ally wins Thai election
Climate deal sealed by US U-turn
Talks hope as Suu Kyi leaves home
100,000 protest junta
'1,000 monks' march
Thaksin ally wins Thai election
Talks hope as Suu Kyi leaves home
100,000 protest junta
'1,000 monks' march
Climate deal sealed by US U-turn
2006
Army chief leads coup while PM away
Thaksin claims Thai election win
Army chief leads coup while PM away
Thaksin claims Thai election win
Myanmar
2006 2006
Myanmar
Indonesia
2006 2006
Indonesia
2005
Indonesia tightens Aceh controls
International conference for tsunami aid
Thailand
2005 2005
Thailand
Myanmar
2005 2005
Myanmar
Indonesia tightens Aceh controls
International conference for tsunami aid
2004
Ex-general Yudhoyono heads for win
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Thailand
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2004 2004
Myanmar
Ex-general Yudhoyono heads for win
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Megawati takes presidency
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2001 2001
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2001 2001
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  Manila: Hardline anti-crime candidate Rodrigo 'Digong' Duterte looks set to become president of the Philippines after polls gave him an unassailable lead
May. 8  Philippines election: Polls open with outspoken mayor tipped to win

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Apr.25 Justin Trudeau outrage at 'cold-blooded murder' of hostage. Canada Apr.17  Philippines candidate Duterte condemned over rape comments

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Mar.29   Myanmar swears in first elected civilian president
Map of Naypyidaw Myanmar  Htin Kyaw from the National League for Democracy (NLD) is due to be sworn in, the first elected civilian leader in more than 50 years Mar.9 Presidential selection begins as Aung San Suu Kyi ruled out. Myanmar

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Jan.2  Vietnam-China row over South China Sea plane landing

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December 2015 ... more > Top ^
Dec.1  Suu Kyi meets president and army chief in transition talks

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Nov.12     Suu Kyi's NLD wins landslide victory
  Myanmar: The National League for Democracy has won a landslide victory in Myanmar's historic election, say vote officials
Nov.9  San Suu Kyi: NLD has won most seats in legislature Nov.8  Myanmar election: Vote counting starts Nov.7  Myanmar votes in first contested election in 25 years   China and Taiwan leaders hail historic talks Map of Shangri-la Hotel Singapore  Singapore: Chinese President Xi Jinping and Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou have held historic talks in Singapore - their first in more than 60 years

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.19  Asia boat migrants: Nations hold emergency meeting May.18  Thai ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra arrives for trial

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Apr.28 Indonesia executions: Australia recalls ambassador   Australia has recalled its ambassador from Indonesia after two Australian men were executed for drug smuggling

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Mar.28 Lee Kuan Yew: Singapore holds for funeral procession
Mar.22   Singaporeans mourn death of founding father Lee Kuan Yew
  The government announced that Lee, 91, 'passed away peacefully' early Monday at a Singapore hospital
 A frail Lee was hospitalized in early February with severe pneumonia
Mar.7 MH370: Malaysia committed to search, says PM


January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.18     Six million attend outdoor Pope Francis' Mass
Map of Rizal Park Philippines
  Manila: Pope Francis has celebrated an outdoor Mass in front of unprecedented crowds. That would be a record for a papal event.    Pope Francis had dedicated the service ...
Jan.17  Pope Francis cuts short visit to typhoon-hit Tacloban Jan.1  AirAsia: Flight attendant is first victims buried

year 2014 Top ^

Dec.31  AirAsia victims remembered at vigil Dec.25   Tsunami-hit nations mark anniversary   Aceh: A memorial has been held for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami - the first in a series of events marking a decade since the disaster Aug.21  MH17: Plane with Malaysian bodies arrives in Kuala Lumpur Aug.20 Thailand's army ruler to take up new post as prime minister
. Bangkok Jul.22  Joko Widodo wins Indonesia presidential election Jul.17  Malaysia PM: Deep shock over Ukraine plane crash Jul.15  China moves Vietnam row oil rig May.26  Vietnam boat sinks after collision May.23 Thai army detains ex-PM Yingluck. Bangkok May.22  Coup leader summons Thai politicians  Thailand's military coup condemned May.19 Thailand army declares martial law Map of Bangkok  Bangkok: The Thai army says that it is imposing martial law amid a political crisis 'to preserve law and order'. The army granted itself wide-ranging powers May.17  China evacuates workers from Vietnam May.13 Protest in Vietnam over China rig   South Vietnam: Several factories have been set on fire amid anti-China protests at an industrial park, amid tensions over the South China Sea May.7 Thailand court ousts PM Yingluck Shinawatra. Bangkok Apr.10  Abbott confident over plane signals Apr.2  Malaysia PM Najib Razak in Australia Mar.29  Chinese demand more information on missing plane Mar.25 China families vent missing plane fury. Beijing

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Feb.17  Thailand police and protesters clash in Bangkok Feb.2 Protests disrupt Thailand election
. Bangkok

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Jan.21  State of emergency declared for Bangkok Jan.14  Bangkok 'shutdown' extends into 2nd day Jan.12   Protesters begin Bangkok 'shutdown'
Map of Bangkok  Protesters have begun blocking roads in parts of the Thai capital, Bangkok, in a bid to oust the government before snap elections on February 2

year 2013 Top ^

Dec.21  Thai opposition to boycott elections Dec.9  Thai PM dissolves parliament Dec.6  WTO agrees global trade agreement Dec.4 Protest-hit Thailand marks king's birthday
. Bangkok Dec.1  Teargas fired amid renewed clashes Nov.30  Troops deployed amid Bangkok clashes Nov.28  Thai protesters target army HQ Nov.27  Thai PM survives no-confidence vote Nov.24   Demonstrators fill Bangkok streets   Crowds opposed to the administration of Prime Minister Shinawatra are on the streets for a second day, amid tensions between rival political... Nov.18 Indonesia anger at Australia spy row. Jakarta Nov.16  Typhoon survivors attend church services Philippines aid effort gathers pace. Southern Philippines Nov.13  Philippines defends storm response Oct.4  Legendary Vietnam General and Ho Chi Minh disciple dies at 102 May.5  Ruling party wins Malaysia election

year 2012 Top ^

Dec.28 Woman gang-raped in India dies
  Singapore: A 23-year-old Indian woman, whose gang-rape aboard a bus in New Delhi spawned days of mass protests across India, has died Nov.18  Obama in landmark Burma visit Oct.14  Cambodia's ex-King Sihanouk dies Oct.6  Philippines and Muslim rebels agree peace deal Apr.1   Suu Kyi wins Myanmar election   Opposition leader and Nobel peace prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi won a seat in Myanmar's parliament Sunday, her party said

year 2011 Top ^

Dec.1  Hillary Clinton meets Aung San Suu Kyi Jul.3 Thailand elects its first woman PM


year 2010 Top ^

Nov.13   Burma releases Aung San Suu Kyi
Map of Rangoon Myanmar  Myanmar: The military authorities have released the pro-democracy leader from house arrest. She told thousands of supporters they had to 'work in unison' Nov.9  Obama reaches out to Muslim world May.18  Protesters killed in gunbattle Army advances on Bangkok protest site. Thailand May.16  Thai Red Shirt leader dies May.14   Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes  Thailand: Thai troops are clashing with anti-government protesters in the capital, on a third day of violence that has killed at least 16 people May.13 Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot. Thailand Apr.22  Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts Apr.10 18 killed in Bangkok protests. Thailand Mar.16 Protesters carry blood to PM house. Thailand

year 2009 Top ^

Oct.8 Culture minister admits sex with 'boys'
. Paris Aug.10 Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi 'guilty'. Myanmar Jul.31 Corazon Aquino dies. Philippines May.14 Suu Kyi taken to prison. Myanmar Apr.13  Protests 'under control' Apr.12  Troops crack down on protest Apr.10 Thai protests disrupt Asian summit   Thailand: Political demonstrations in Thailand disrupted the Association of South East Asian Nations summit

year 2008 Top ^

Dec.1   Top Thai court bans ruling party  Thailand: Constitutional court has dissolved the People Power Party and 2 of its coalition partners for fraud during the last election Oct.6  Police fire tear gas at Bangkok protesters Jul.15  Anwar Ibrahim arrested May.23  Myanmar to admit all aid workers May.18  Junta leader visits cyclone refugees May.13  Junta lacking in cyclone response May.8 Burma 'wants aid not foreigners'
. Myanmar Mar.8  Election setback for PM Feb.27  Thaksin taken into police custody Jan.26     Former President Suharto dies at 86   Jakarta: Former dictator Haji Muhammad Suharto, the 'smiling general' who ruled his country with an iron fist for 3 decades died at a hospital in Jak...

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.23     Thaksin ally wins Thai election   Thailand: Samak Sundaravej's People Power Party won 228 seats in the 480-seat house, short of the 241 needed for an absolute majority Dec.14 Climate deal sealed by US U-turn
. Bali Nov.18  Former Khmer Rouge leader arrested Oct.25 Talks hope as Suu Kyi leaves home. Myanmar Sep.29  U.N. envoy arrives in Myanmar Sep.27  9 dead in crackdown Sep.26  Monasteries in night raids Sep.24   100,000 protest junta   Myanmar: Anti-government protesters led by Buddhist monks marched through Yangon, the largest crowd to demonstrate since a 1988 uprising Sep.18 '1,000 monks' march  Myanmar: Military officials in Burma have used tear gas to disperse more than 1,000 Buddhist monks marched peacefully in two cities Jul.31  First Khmer Rouge leader charged May.3  Deal struck at UN climate talks

year 2006 Top ^

Nov.18  APEC vows to salvage trade talks Sep.19 Army chief leads coup while PM away
. Thailand May.30  Emergency rule for President Apr.4  Prime minister Thaksin to resign Apr.3  Thaksin claims Thai election win Mar.5  Thousands rally against PM

year 2005 Top ^

Jan.12  Indonesia tightens Aceh controls Jan.5  International conference for tsunami aid Jan.1  U.N.: Tsunami aid rises to $2 billion

year 2004 Top ^

Sep.20  Ex-general Yudhoyono heads for win

year 2001 Top ^

Jul.23 Megawati takes presidency
. Indonesia

year 2000 Top ^

Nov.16  Clinton arrived in Vietnam
before year 2000
Jan. 27, 1973   Vietnam War cease-fire signed
Map of The Peninsula Paris Paris France
  Paris: The Paris Peace Accords ended direct U.S. military combat, and temporarily stopped the fighting between North and South Vietnam



Philippines aid effort gathers pace. Southern Philippines Burma 'wants aid not foreigners'. Myanmar Hardliner Rodrigo Duterte 'set for presidency'




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May.8
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Jan.1  U.N.: Tsunami aid rises to $2 billion




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2016
May. 9
  Manila: Hardline anti-crime candidate Rodrigo 'Digong' Duterte looks set to become president of the Philippines after polls gave him an unassailable lead
May. 8  Philippines election: Polls open with outspoken mayor tipped to win 2015 Nov.12   Suu Kyi's NLD wins landslide victory
  Myanmar: The National League for Democracy has won a landslide victory in Myanmar's historic election, say vote officials
Nov.9  San Suu Kyi: NLD has won most seats in legislature Nov.8  Myanmar election: Vote counting starts Nov.7  Myanmar votes in first contested election in 25 years 2014 Jul.22  Joko Widodo wins Indonesia presidential election 2013 Dec.21  Thai opposition to boycott elections May.5  Ruling party wins Malaysia election 2012 Apr.1   Suu Kyi wins Myanmar election   Opposition leader and Nobel peace prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi won a seat in Myanmar's parliament Sunday, her party said 2011 Jul.3 Thailand elects its first woman PM
2008 Mar.8  Election setback for PM 2007 Dec.23   Thaksin ally wins Thai election   Thailand: Samak Sundaravej's People Power Party won 228 seats in the 480-seat house, short of the 241 needed for an absolute majority 2006 Apr.3  Thaksin claims Thai election win 2004 Sep.20  Ex-general Yudhoyono heads for win



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2016 Jan.2  Vietnam-China row over South China Sea plane landing 2014 Jul.15  China moves Vietnam row oil rig May.26  Vietnam boat sinks after collision



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2005 Jan.5  International conference for tsunami aid



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2015 Jan.18   Six million attend outdoor Pope Francis' Mass
Map of Rizal Park Philippines
  Manila: Pope Francis has celebrated an outdoor Mass in front of unprecedented crowds. That would be a record for a papal event.    Pope Francis had dedicated the service ...
Jan.17  Pope Francis cuts short visit to typhoon-hit Tacloban 2013 Nov.16  Typhoon survivors attend church services



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2014 May.7 Thailand court ousts PM Yingluck Shinawatra
. Bangkok 2008 Dec.1 Top Thai court bans ruling party  Thailand: Constitutional court has dissolved the People Power Party and 2 of its coalition partners for fraud during the last election



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2007 Nov.18  Former Khmer Rouge leader arrested Jul.31  First Khmer Rouge leader charged



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2015 Mar.7 MH370: Malaysia committed to search, says PM
2014 Dec.25   Tsunami-hit nations mark anniversary   Aceh: A memorial has been held for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami - the first in a series of events marking a decade since the disaster



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2006 Nov.18  APEC vows to salvage trade talks



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2014 Mar.29  Chinese demand more information on missing plane



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2015 May.19  Asia boat migrants: Nations hold emergency meeting



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2013 Dec.6  WTO agrees global trade agreement 2012 Oct.6  Philippines and Muslim rebels agree peace deal 2007 Dec.14 Climate deal sealed by US U-turn
. Bali May.3  Deal struck at UN climate talks 1973 Jan. 27, 1973   Vietnam War cease-fire signed Map of The Peninsula Paris Paris France
  Paris: The Paris Peace Accords ended direct U.S. military combat, and temporarily stopped the fighting between North and South Vietnam




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2014 Apr.2  Malaysia PM Najib Razak in Australia 2012 Nov.18  Obama in landmark Burma visit 2010 Nov.9  Obama reaches out to Muslim world 2008 May.18  Junta leader visits cyclone refugees 2007 Sep.29  U.N. envoy arrives in Myanmar 2000 Nov.16  Clinton arrived in Vietnam



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2011 Dec.1  Hillary Clinton meets Aung San Suu Kyi 2010 Nov.13   Burma releases Aung San Suu Kyi
Map of Rangoon Myanmar  Myanmar: The military authorities have released the pro-democracy leader from house arrest. She told thousands of supporters they had to 'work in unison' 2009 Aug.10 Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi 'guilty'. Myanmar May.14 Suu Kyi taken to prison. Myanmar 2008 Jul.15  Anwar Ibrahim arrested Feb.27  Thaksin taken into police custody 2007 Oct.25 Talks hope as Suu Kyi leaves home. Myanmar Sep.26  Monasteries in night raids



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2015 Apr.28 Indonesia executions: Australia recalls ambassador   Australia has recalled its ambassador from Indonesia after two Australian men were executed for drug smuggling



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2016 Mon. Obama lifts US embargo on lethal arms sales to Vietnam




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2015 Dec.1  Suu Kyi meets president and army chief in transition talks Nov.7   China and Taiwan leaders hail historic talks Map of Shangri-la Hotel Singapore  Singapore: Chinese President Xi Jinping and Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou have held historic talks in Singapore - their first in more than 60 years 2014 May.22  Coup leader summons Thai politicians



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2013 Dec.4 Protest-hit Thailand marks king's birthday
. Bangkok



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2016 Apr.25 Justin Trudeau outrage at 'cold-blooded murder' of hostage
. Canada Apr.17  Philippines candidate Duterte condemned over rape comments Mar.29 Myanmar swears in first elected civilian president Map of Naypyidaw Myanmar  Htin Kyaw from the National League for Democracy (NLD) is due to be sworn in, the first elected civilian leader in more than 50 years Mar.9 Presidential selection begins as Aung San Suu Kyi ruled out. Myanmar 2015 May.18  Thai ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra arrives for trial 2014 Aug.20 Thailand's army ruler to take up new post as prime minister. Bangkok May.23 Thai army detains ex-PM Yingluck. Bangkok Apr.10  Abbott confident over plane signals 2013 Nov.13  Philippines defends storm response 2009 Oct.8 Culture minister admits sex with 'boys'. Paris 2006 May.30  Emergency rule for President Apr.4  Prime minister Thaksin to resign 2001 Jul.23 Megawati takes presidency. Indonesia



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2014 May.17  China evacuates workers from Vietnam May.13 Protest in Vietnam over China rig   South Vietnam: Several factories have been set on fire amid anti-China protests at an industrial park, amid tensions over the South China Sea Mar.25 China families vent missing plane fury
. Beijing Feb.17  Thailand police and protesters clash in Bangkok Feb.2 Protests disrupt Thailand election. Bangkok Jan.14  Bangkok 'shutdown' extends into 2nd day Jan.12 Protesters begin Bangkok 'shutdown' Map of Bangkok  Protesters have begun blocking roads in parts of the Thai capital, Bangkok, in a bid to oust the government before snap elections on February 2 2013 Dec.1  Teargas fired amid renewed clashes Nov.30  Troops deployed amid Bangkok clashes Nov.28  Thai protesters target army HQ Nov.24 Demonstrators fill Bangkok streets   Crowds opposed to the administration of Prime Minister Shinawatra are on the streets for a second day, amid tensions between rival political... 2010 May.18  Protesters killed in gunbattle May.18 Army advances on Bangkok protest site. Thailand May.14 Death toll rises amid red-shirt clashes  Thailand: Thai troops are clashing with anti-government protesters in the capital, on a third day of violence that has killed at least 16 people May.13 Red-shirt supporter Gen Khattiya shot. Thailand Apr.22  Dozens hurt in Bangkok protest blasts Apr.10 18 killed in Bangkok protests. Thailand Mar.16 Protesters carry blood to PM house. Thailand 2009 Apr.13  Protests 'under control' Apr.12  Troops crack down on protest Apr.10 Thai protests disrupt Asian summit   Thailand: Political demonstrations in Thailand disrupted the Association of South East Asian Nations summit 2008 Oct.6  Police fire tear gas at Bangkok protesters 2007 Sep.24 100,000 protest junta   Myanmar: Anti-government protesters led by Buddhist monks marched through Yangon, the largest crowd to demonstrate since a 1988 uprising Sep.18 '1,000 monks' march  Myanmar: Military officials in Burma have used tear gas to disperse more than 1,000 Buddhist monks marched peacefully in two cities 2006 Mar.5  Thousands rally against PM



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2014 May.19 Thailand army declares martial law Map of Bangkok  Bangkok: The Thai army says that it is imposing martial law amid a political crisis 'to preserve law and order'. The army granted itself wide-ranging powers Jan.21  State of emergency declared for Bangkok 2007 Sep.27  9 dead in crackdown



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2015 Mar.28 Lee Kuan Yew: Singapore holds for funeral procession
Mar.22 Singaporeans mourn death of founding father Lee Kuan Yew
  The government announced that Lee, 91, 'passed away peacefully' early Monday at a Singapore hospital
 A frail Lee was hospitalized in early February with severe pneumonia
Jan.1  AirAsia: Flight attendant is first victims buried 2014 Dec.31  AirAsia victims remembered at vigil Aug.21  MH17: Plane with Malaysian bodies arrives in Kuala Lumpur Jul.17  Malaysia PM: Deep shock over Ukraine plane crash 2013 Oct.4  Legendary Vietnam General and Ho Chi Minh disciple dies at 102 2012 Dec.28 Woman gang-raped in India dies  Singapore: A 23-year-old Indian woman, whose gang-rape aboard a bus in New Delhi spawned days of mass protests across India, has died Oct.14  Cambodia's ex-King Sihanouk dies 2010 May.16  Thai Red Shirt leader dies 2009 Jul.31 Corazon Aquino dies
. Philippines 2008 Jan.26   Former President Suharto dies at 86   Jakarta: Former dictator Haji Muhammad Suharto, the 'smiling general' who ruled his country with an iron fist for 3 decades died at a hospital in Jak...



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2013 Dec.9  Thai PM dissolves parliament Nov.27  Thai PM survives no-confidence vote