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Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
July 25, 2016
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
Though the grouping averted another disaster, the outcome was still disappointing.
Assessing ASEAN’s South China Sea Position in its Post-Ruling Statement
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
July 23, 2016
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
As regional meetings kick off, we need to keep the bigger picture of Vientiane’s chairmanship in mind.
Laos in the ASEAN Spotlight: Opportunities and Challenges
US, Singapore Launch Maritime Exercise
July 22, 2016
US, Singapore Launch Maritime Exercise
CARAT Singapore 2016 kicked off this week.
US, Singapore Launch Maritime Exercise
Cambodia’s Democratic Development: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain
July 21, 2016
Cambodia’s Democratic Development: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain
Despite recent setbacks, the long-term trends for Cambodia's democracy are encouraging.
Cambodia’s Democratic Development: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
July 21, 2016
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
Don't hold out too much hope for a unified stance at the upcoming ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting in Laos.
No ASEAN Consensus on the South China Sea
Kem Ley's Murder and Cambodia's Other Worries
July 21, 2016
Kem Ley's Murder and Cambodia's Other Worries
The killing is only one of a series of concerns that has surfaced in the Southeast Asian state in recent weeks.
Kem Ley's Murder and Cambodia's Other Worries
Villages of the Damned: Cambodia's Begging 'Curse'
July 21, 2016
Villages of the Damned: Cambodia's Begging 'Curse'
The revival of an ancient story signals new and harsh realities for Cambodia’s begging farmers.
Villages of the Damned: Cambodia's Begging 'Curse'
Does Thailand Really Need Submarines?
July 20, 2016
Does Thailand Really Need Submarines?
The Royal Thai Navy has outlined its reasons for wanting submarines. They're not very convincing.
Does Thailand Really Need Submarines?
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
July 19, 2016
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
Initiative to remove visa barriers making headway.
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
July 18, 2016
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
Across Asia in the 20th and 21st centuries, the coup d'etat has been a well-documented phenomenon.
A Brief History of the Coup d'État in the Asia-Pacific
Rodrigo Duterte’s Turn in the South China Sea
July 15, 2016
Rodrigo Duterte’s Turn in the South China Sea
Will the Philippines' new president snatch defeat from the jaws of victory?
Rodrigo Duterte’s Turn in the South China Sea
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
July 14, 2016
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
Even if it does not issue a separate statement, the grouping should adopt a strong communique.
ASEAN Can't Be Silent On South China Sea Ruling
US Launches New Initiative for Cambodia NGOs
July 13, 2016
US Launches New Initiative for Cambodia NGOs
USAID project seeks to boost capacity of civil society organizations.
US Launches New Initiative for Cambodia NGOs
Ending Torture of Prisoners of Conscience in Vietnam
July 12, 2016
Ending Torture of Prisoners of Conscience in Vietnam
So much more needs to be done if ending torture in Vietnam is ever likely to become a reality.
Ending Torture of Prisoners of Conscience in Vietnam
What's Behind the Death of a Prominent Cambodia Government Critic?
July 11, 2016
What's Behind the Death of a Prominent Cambodia Government Critic?
Kem Ley was shot dead in broad daylight on Sunday morning
What's Behind the Death of a Prominent Cambodia Government Critic?
The Risks of Duterte’s China and South China Sea Policy
July 09, 2016
The Risks of Duterte’s China and South China Sea Policy
We need to be clear about what the real danger is not just for the Philippines, but the region and the world.
The Risks of Duterte’s China and South China Sea Policy
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