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A veteran watches a re-enactment on Thursday (14/09) of the historic desecration of the Dutch flag by Indonesian nationalists, which occurred on top of Majapahit Hotel (formerly Hotel Yamato) on Jalan Tunjungan in Surabaya, East Java, on Sept. 19, 1945. The re-enactment was held to commemorate the event, which involved the bottom third of the Dutch flag being ripped off to only leave the red and white bands, resembling the Indonesian national flag. (Antara Photo/Didik Suhartono)

By : JG | on 3:25 PM September 15, 2017
Category : Snapshots, Multimedia, Photos

A veteran watches a re-enactment on Thursday (14/09) of the historic desecration of the Dutch flag by Indonesian nationalists, which occurred on top of Majapahit Hotel (formerly Hotel Yamato) on Jalan Tunjungan in Surabaya, East Java, on Sept. 19, 1945. The re-enactment was held to commemorate the event, which involved the bottom third of the Dutch flag being ripped off to only leave the red and white bands, resembling the Indonesian national flag. (Antara Photo/Didik Suhartono)

 
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