Confirmed: Thailand’s Military Wants a New Main Battle Tank
February 12, 2016
Confirmed: Thailand’s Military Wants a New Main Battle Tank
The Royal Thai Army is setting up a procurement committee to evaluate Chinese and Russian armor.
Confirmed: Thailand’s Military Wants a New Main Battle Tank
Afghanistan's NDS and Pakistan's ISI Give Cooperation Another Try
February 06, 2016
Afghanistan's NDS and Pakistan's ISI Give Cooperation Another Try
Plus, India-U.S. carrier cooperation, Thailand's new OPV, and more. Weekend links.
Afghanistan's NDS and Pakistan's ISI Give Cooperation Another Try
Who Is a Terrorist?: Lessons from Thailand and the Philippines
January 13, 2016
Who Is a Terrorist?: Lessons from Thailand and the Philippines
In Thailand and Philippines, it's worth digging into the precise definitions of "terrorism."
Who Is a Terrorist?: Lessons from Thailand and the Philippines
Will Thailand Buy Russian T-90 Tanks?
January 04, 2016
Will Thailand Buy Russian T-90 Tanks?
Delays in the delivery of Ukrainian-made Oplot tanks made the Thai military look for alternatives.
Will Thailand Buy Russian T-90 Tanks?
‘New’ Rice Scheme Reveals Thailand Junta’s Dearth of Ideas
October 24, 2015
‘New’ Rice Scheme Reveals Thailand Junta’s Dearth of Ideas
Thailand's ruling junta is reverting to familiar political tactics.
‘New’ Rice Scheme Reveals Thailand Junta’s Dearth of Ideas
Assessing ASEAN's Place in the Asian Security Landscape
August 15, 2015
Assessing ASEAN's Place in the Asian Security Landscape
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss ASEAN's role in the present Asian security landscape.
Assessing ASEAN's Place in the Asian Security Landscape
Thailand Deports 100 Uyghurs to China
July 11, 2015
Thailand Deports 100 Uyghurs to China
Meanwhile, Thailand buys three Chinese submarines and protesters gather outside the Thai embassy in Turkey.
Thailand Deports 100 Uyghurs to China
It's Time for the US and the EU to Get Tough on Prayuth's Thailand
July 07, 2015
It's Time for the US and the EU to Get Tough on Prayuth's Thailand
Prayuth Chan-o-cha's approach to Southeast Asia's migrant crisis cannot be allowed to continue.
It's Time for the US and the EU to Get Tough on Prayuth's Thailand
Trouble in the Junta?
July 01, 2015
Trouble in the Junta?
A coming reshuffle of top army and police posts hints at possible divisions in Thailand’s junta.
Trouble in the Junta?
Build Your Own Bangkok: An Artist Turned Amateur Anthropologist
May 22, 2015
Build Your Own Bangkok: An Artist Turned Amateur Anthropologist
In her art, Kathy MacLeod explores Bangkok's 'vibe of self-worship', the hipster invasion, and sexpat culture.
Build Your Own Bangkok: An Artist Turned Amateur Anthropologist
The Year of Living Crazily: Thailand One Year After the Coup
May 21, 2015
The Year of Living Crazily: Thailand One Year After the Coup
It's been one year since Thailand's coup, and there are no signs of democracy's return.
The Year of Living Crazily: Thailand One Year After the Coup
Asia’s Watery Graveyard for Asylum Seekers
May 16, 2015
Asia’s Watery Graveyard for Asylum Seekers
The tragedy unfolding in the Andaman Sea can no longer be ignored.
Asia’s Watery Graveyard for Asylum Seekers
Southeast Asia Scrambles to Deal With Migrant Crisis
May 15, 2015
Southeast Asia Scrambles to Deal With Migrant Crisis
Up to 10,000 refugees may be adrift off the coast of Southeast Asian states without food or water.
Southeast Asia Scrambles to Deal With Migrant Crisis
Southeast Asia: Democracy Under Siege
November 20, 2014
Southeast Asia: Democracy Under Siege
This has not been a good year for Southeast Asian democracy.
Southeast Asia: Democracy Under Siege
The Tyranny of SE Asia's Establishment
November 08, 2014
The Tyranny of SE Asia's Establishment
The "old middle class" in Southeast Asia is turning against democracy in a bid to protect its interests.
The Tyranny of SE Asia's Establishment
India Develops Long-Endurance, Low-Altitute UAV
October 02, 2014
India Develops Long-Endurance, Low-Altitute UAV
Plus, a Chinese sub heads to the Gulf of Aden, Russia takes France to court, and more. Mid-week links.
India Develops Long-Endurance, Low-Altitute UAV
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