End of Empire100 days in 1945 that changed Asia and the world.

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  • Thai prime minister resigns

    31 August 1945. Thai Prime Minister Khuang Aphaiwong and his cabinet, responsible for maintaining official Thai cooperation with the Japanese during the final year of the war (while turning a blind eye to Free Thai activities in the country), resigns in favour of an interim cabinet headed by Thawi Bunyaket, a Free Thai ally of Regent Pridi Phanomyong.

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