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Naval Visit Highlights India-Indonesia Maritime Ties
June 26, 2018
Naval Visit Highlights India-Indonesia Maritime Ties
The interaction came amid efforts by both sides to further advance relations in the maritime domain.
Naval Visit Highlights India-Indonesia Maritime Ties
Aircraft Delivery Puts Indonesia-Philippines Defense Cooperation in the Spotlight
June 25, 2018
Aircraft Delivery Puts Indonesia-Philippines Defense Cooperation in the Spotlight
A recently complicated deal is testament to the opportunities and challenges that remain for both sides in the defense realm.
Aircraft Delivery Puts Indonesia-Philippines Defense Cooperation in the Spotlight
Repression Rising in Vietnam
June 22, 2018
Repression Rising in Vietnam
The ruling party continues to adopt a tougher approach to dissent internally even in cases involving its important external partners.
Repression Rising in Vietnam
New UN-Myanmar Agreement, Same Old Rohingya Plight
June 22, 2018
New UN-Myanmar Agreement, Same Old Rohingya Plight
While the new pact has been hailed by some as a step forward, it obscures the significant challenges that remain.
New UN-Myanmar Agreement, Same Old Rohingya Plight
LGBT Tourism and Inclusion in Southeast Asia: A Divided Future?
June 21, 2018
LGBT Tourism and Inclusion in Southeast Asia: A Divided Future?
Some countries in Southeast Asia do better than others in welcoming LGBT tourists.
LGBT Tourism and Inclusion in Southeast Asia: A Divided Future?
Malaysia and Australia: New Focus on an Old Scandal
June 21, 2018
Malaysia and Australia: New Focus on an Old Scandal
Ties between the two countries are facing an early test.
Malaysia and Australia: New Focus on an Old Scandal
Vietnam’s Meat Boom
June 20, 2018
Vietnam’s Meat Boom
Vietnamese cuisine is famous for its use of herbs and vegetables. Why then is meat consumption in Vietnam increasing at astounding rates?
Vietnam’s Meat Boom
Why China’s New Cambodia Military Boost Matters
June 20, 2018
Why China’s New Cambodia Military Boost Matters
Beijing’s recent assistance once again spotlights the strengthening defense ties between the two countries.
Why China’s New Cambodia Military Boost Matters
Vietnam-Myanmar Military Relations in Focus with Defense Visit
June 19, 2018
Vietnam-Myanmar Military Relations in Focus with Defense Visit
Both sides continue to develop the defense aspect of their new comprehensive partnership.
Vietnam-Myanmar Military Relations in Focus with Defense Visit
India-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Spotlight with Bilateral Visit  
June 18, 2018
India-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Spotlight with Bilateral Visit  
Both sides continue to look for advances in this realm of ties in spite of remaining challenges.
India-Vietnam Defense Relations in the Spotlight with Bilateral Visit  
Don’t Forget France in Laos
June 15, 2018
Don’t Forget France in Laos
The former colonial power continues to retain influence in the Southeast Asian state.
Don’t Forget France in Laos
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
June 15, 2018
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
Sanctions announced this week reference a 1997 grenade attack but illustrate souring modern relations between the US and Cambodia.
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
ASEAN and the New South China Sea Reality
June 15, 2018
ASEAN and the New South China Sea Reality
The bloc maintains a balancing act as Beijing asserts control over disputed islands.
ASEAN and the New South China Sea Reality
Who Will Be Timor-Leste’s New Prime Minister?
June 15, 2018
Who Will Be Timor-Leste’s New Prime Minister?
Taur Matan Ruak, rather than Xanana Gusmao, is expected to be appointed the country’s new premier.
Who Will Be Timor-Leste’s New Prime Minister?
Indonesia's Unwelcome Eid Tradition: Counterfeit Money
June 14, 2018
Indonesia's Unwelcome Eid Tradition: Counterfeit Money
A surge in spending -- especially large this year -- means an increase in the circulation of fake money.
Indonesia's Unwelcome Eid Tradition: Counterfeit Money
Marking the Trump-Kim Summit at a North Korean Restaurant in Cambodia
June 14, 2018
Marking the Trump-Kim Summit at a North Korean Restaurant in Cambodia
On a historic night, the Pyongyang Restaurant was packed and in a celebratory mood.
Marking the Trump-Kim Summit at a North Korean Restaurant in Cambodia
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