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The Slow Burning Insurgency in Thailand’s Deep South
February 06, 2018
The Slow Burning Insurgency in Thailand’s Deep South
While the overall situation has improved, a recent attack should motivate both sides to return to the discussion table.
The Slow Burning Insurgency in Thailand’s Deep South
Duterte’s Drug War in the Philippines: New Campaign, Old Problems
February 06, 2018
Duterte’s Drug War in the Philippines: New Campaign, Old Problems
The reloaded war continues to face some familiar challenges.
Duterte’s Drug War in the Philippines: New Campaign, Old Problems
US-Singapore Military Ties in the Headlines with Air Force Chief’s First Visit
February 06, 2018
US-Singapore Military Ties in the Headlines with Air Force Chief’s First Visit
The interaction placed the focus on the broader bilateral relationship.
US-Singapore Military Ties in the Headlines with Air Force Chief’s First Visit
Why Timor-Leste Is Still a Model for ASEAN
February 06, 2018
Why Timor-Leste Is Still a Model for ASEAN
Despite domestic challenges, the country remains one of the few hopeful stories in the region.
Why Timor-Leste Is Still a Model for ASEAN
Indonesian President Visits South Asia, Boosting His Image at Home and Abroad
February 06, 2018
Indonesian President Visits South Asia, Boosting His Image at Home and Abroad
In South Asia, Jokowi sought to re-engage Indonesia with the region and signal to his audience back home.
Indonesian President Visits South Asia, Boosting His Image at Home and Abroad
What's Behind Southeast Asia's Developmental Miracle?
February 03, 2018
What's Behind Southeast Asia's Developmental Miracle?
A closer look at comparative transitions between Southeast Asia and the Middle East can help us understand the forces behind this development.
What's Behind Southeast Asia's Developmental Miracle?
What Does Chinese Investment Mean for Cambodia?
February 02, 2018
What Does Chinese Investment Mean for Cambodia?
Cambodia has placed a strategic bet on China. Now it must prepare for both the negative and positive consequences.
What Does Chinese Investment Mean for Cambodia?
Singapore Air Force to Kick Off 2018 Anniversary Celebrations With Airshow
February 02, 2018
Singapore Air Force to Kick Off 2018 Anniversary Celebrations With Airshow
Golden jubilee commemorations will put the spotlight on the RSAF and its capabilities.
Singapore Air Force to Kick Off 2018 Anniversary Celebrations With Airshow
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
February 01, 2018
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
Building trust between the Tatmadaw and the ethnic armed groups is the starting point of the path to peace.
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
February 01, 2018
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
Polls are once again set to be postponed, delaying the country’s return to civilian, democratic rule.
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
What’s Next for China-Thailand Military Ties in 2018?
February 01, 2018
What’s Next for China-Thailand Military Ties in 2018?
A closer look at the trajectory of the Southeast Asian state’s deepening cooperation with Beijing in 2018.
What’s Next for China-Thailand Military Ties in 2018?
A New Military Aid Boost for China-Cambodia Defense Ties?
February 01, 2018
A New Military Aid Boost for China-Cambodia Defense Ties?
As both countries commemorate their 60th anniversary and Cambodia heads to the polls, a new round of military aid is expected soon.
A New Military Aid Boost for China-Cambodia Defense Ties?
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
February 01, 2018
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
The new general election will feature a localization of electoral politics unseen in Malaysian political history.
Malaysia's General Election: The Battleground States
What Will the 2018 Cobra Gold Military Exercises in Thailand Look Like?
January 31, 2018
What Will the 2018 Cobra Gold Military Exercises in Thailand Look Like?
This year’s drills will be closely watched for what it says about the US-Thailand alliance and Thailand itself.
What Will the 2018 Cobra Gold Military Exercises in Thailand Look Like?
The True Origin of the Term 'Viet Cong'
January 31, 2018
The True Origin of the Term 'Viet Cong'
Contrary to some histories, the term “Viet Cong,” like the war itself, was not a byproduct of the American presence in Vietnam.
The True Origin of the Term 'Viet Cong'
The Dangerous Buddhist Card in Thailand’s New Constitution
January 30, 2018
The Dangerous Buddhist Card in Thailand’s New Constitution
The ruling junta’s use of religion to boost its legitimacy brings risks for the country.
The Dangerous Buddhist Card in Thailand’s New Constitution
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