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Where is Singapore in its War on Fake News?
June 22, 2017
Where is Singapore in its War on Fake News?
City-state likely to announce new legislation to tackle the problem next year.
Where is Singapore in its War on Fake News?
What’s Behind Vietnam’s Rising Violence?
June 22, 2017
What’s Behind Vietnam’s Rising Violence?
The rise of physical violence committed against activists is a troubling trend.
What’s Behind Vietnam’s Rising Violence?
Winning Asia's War on Fake News
June 22, 2017
Winning Asia's War on Fake News
Despite the difficulty in forging a regional response, helpful conversations are ongoing.
Winning Asia's War on Fake News
Thailand's Winding Road to Democracy
June 22, 2017
Thailand's Winding Road to Democracy
Thailand's latest constitution set a roadmap for elections, but analysts fear true democracy may never return.
Thailand's Winding Road to Democracy
Singapore, France Strengthen Defense Ties in Macron Era Amid Uncertainty
June 21, 2017
Singapore, France Strengthen Defense Ties in Macron Era Amid Uncertainty
Ong Ye Kung paid a visit to France this week to reaffirm the bilateral defense relationship.
Singapore, France Strengthen Defense Ties in Macron Era Amid Uncertainty
The Real Lesson in Thailand’s Struggle With a China Rail Project
June 21, 2017
The Real Lesson in Thailand’s Struggle With a China Rail Project
A recent controversy offers a cautionary tale with respect to large-scale infrastructure projects.
The Real Lesson in Thailand’s Struggle With a China Rail Project
Stop Hyping Up Sam Rainsy's Return to Cambodia
June 20, 2017
Stop Hyping Up Sam Rainsy's Return to Cambodia
It is not clear what good the opposition figure’s reentry would do for him, his party, or his country.
Stop Hyping Up Sam Rainsy's Return to Cambodia
What’s in the First US-Philippines Downgraded Naval Exercise Under Duterte?
June 20, 2017
What’s in the First US-Philippines Downgraded Naval Exercise Under Duterte?
A closer look at the significance of the maritime training activity both sides launched this week.
What’s in the First US-Philippines Downgraded Naval Exercise Under Duterte?
A Closer Look at the Philippine Peace Process With Communist Rebels
June 17, 2017
A Closer Look at the Philippine Peace Process With Communist Rebels
The crisis in Marawi has eclipsed another critical front in the government's struggle against domestic threats.
A Closer Look at the Philippine Peace Process With Communist Rebels
Singapore's Squabbling Lees Back in the Limelight
June 17, 2017
Singapore's Squabbling Lees Back in the Limelight
An ongoing family feud erupted this week in the city-state.
Singapore's Squabbling Lees Back in the Limelight
Is Thailand Now Buying More Arms From China?
June 14, 2017
Is Thailand Now Buying More Arms From China?
A closer look at a new approval by the Thai government this week.
Is Thailand Now Buying More Arms From China?
Philippines Gets New Artillery Systems from Israel
June 14, 2017
Philippines Gets New Artillery Systems from Israel
The Philippines and Israel have been making inroads in the defense realm over the past few years.
Philippines Gets New Artillery Systems from Israel
Why Duterte's Martial Law Declaration in Mindanao Is So Concerning
June 13, 2017
Why Duterte's Martial Law Declaration in Mindanao Is So Concerning
Philippine history shows martial law is more likely to increase extremism than reverse it.
Why Duterte's Martial Law Declaration in Mindanao Is So Concerning
US-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Warship in Cam Ranh
June 13, 2017
US-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Warship in Cam Ranh
A LCS visit is just the latest in a series of steps both sides have taken in enhancing their security relationship.
US-Vietnam Defense Ties in the Spotlight with Warship in Cam Ranh
Duterte Must Move Beyond Martial Law to Counter Terrorism in the Philippines
June 10, 2017
Duterte Must Move Beyond Martial Law to Counter Terrorism in the Philippines
The president needs a more comprehensive strategy if his administration is to make meaningful progress.
Duterte Must Move Beyond Martial Law to Counter Terrorism in the Philippines
What Did the Vietnam Premier’s Japan Voyage Accomplish?
June 09, 2017
What Did the Vietnam Premier’s Japan Voyage Accomplish?
A closer look at Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s trip this week.
What Did the Vietnam Premier’s Japan Voyage Accomplish?
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