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70th anniversary of Malayan Emergency: a moment for reflection

Next year marks the 70th anniversary of the beginning of the so-called Malayan Emergency. For several decades, events have been held each June to commemorate the sacrifices made during this guerrilla war, especially at Ipoh in Perak state. The memory of Gurkha regiments’ involvement has been kept alive. After India’s independence in 1947, the Indian Army Gurkha Brigade […]