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What Does Thailand’s 2019 Defense Budget Mean?
June 14, 2018
What Does Thailand’s 2019 Defense Budget Mean?
The government’s announced figure constitutes a modest increase but masks ongoing challenges and issues.
What Does Thailand’s 2019 Defense Budget Mean?
Indonesia’s Chance to Advocate Maritime Security Issues on the Security Council
June 13, 2018
Indonesia’s Chance to Advocate Maritime Security Issues on the Security Council
Indonesia has won a seat at the UN’s top body. Time to make good use of this chance to advance maritime security.
Indonesia’s Chance to Advocate Maritime Security Issues on the Security Council
Is the Philippines Moving Closer to New Submarines Under Duterte?
June 13, 2018
Is the Philippines Moving Closer to New Submarines Under Duterte?
Though the idea continues to be under consideration, the gap between aspiration and reality remains wide.
Is the Philippines Moving Closer to New Submarines Under Duterte?
Five Power Defense Arrangements in the Spotlight With Land Exercise
June 12, 2018
Five Power Defense Arrangements in the Spotlight With Land Exercise
Drills spotlight the FPDA and ongoing efforts to bolster it to respond to ongoing security challenges.
Five Power Defense Arrangements in the Spotlight With Land Exercise
In Vietnam, Protests Highlight Anti-Chinese Sentiment
June 12, 2018
In Vietnam, Protests Highlight Anti-Chinese Sentiment
"No leasing land to China even for one day," read a banner hoisted during the recent protests.
In Vietnam, Protests Highlight Anti-Chinese Sentiment
What the US and North Korea Can Learn From Singapore
June 12, 2018
What the US and North Korea Can Learn From Singapore
Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un could both learn a few things from this “little red dot” in Southeast Asia.
What the US and North Korea Can Learn From Singapore
What’s Next for the Alleged Australia Spy in a Cambodia Prison?
June 08, 2018
What’s Next for the Alleged Australia Spy in a Cambodia Prison?
James Ricketson, who has endured more than a year behind bars, is expected to know his fate soon.
What’s Next for the Alleged Australia Spy in a Cambodia Prison?
Where Are ASEAN’s Defense Initiatives Under Singapore’s Chairmanship?
June 08, 2018
Where Are ASEAN’s Defense Initiatives Under Singapore’s Chairmanship?
The recent iteration of the Shangri-La Dialogue provided an update of key security items the city-state is advancing.
Where Are ASEAN’s Defense Initiatives Under Singapore’s Chairmanship?
Could Cambodia’s Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election?
June 08, 2018
Could Cambodia’s Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election?
The potential importance of smaller parties in upcoming polls should not be overlooked.
Could Cambodia’s Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election?
What’s in the New Vietnam-South Korea Defense Pact?
June 07, 2018
What’s in the New Vietnam-South Korea Defense Pact?
A recent agreement was just the latest move by both sides to strengthen their security ties.
What’s in the New Vietnam-South Korea Defense Pact?
A New Digital Iron Curtain in Cambodia?
June 06, 2018
A New Digital Iron Curtain in Cambodia?
An ongoing media crackdown looks set to intensify even further.
A New Digital Iron Curtain in Cambodia?
Where is the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal?
June 05, 2018
Where is the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal?
A potentially significant agreement on spare parts appears to be moving forward.
Where is the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Deal?
Timor-Leste: The Challenges of Democracy and Development
June 01, 2018
Timor-Leste: The Challenges of Democracy and Development
Timor-Leste needs to exemplify in practice the values preached by its leaders to international audiences.
Timor-Leste: The Challenges of Democracy and Development
Thailand’s Migrant Workers in a Changing Legal System
May 30, 2018
Thailand’s Migrant Workers in a Changing Legal System
12 months after a controversial Royal Ordinance on foreign laborers, how have things changed for Thailand’s migrant workforce?
Thailand’s Migrant Workers in a Changing Legal System
The Untold Story of Indonesian Deforestation
May 25, 2018
The Untold Story of Indonesian Deforestation
What’s happened to Indonesia’s forests?
The Untold Story of Indonesian Deforestation
Despite International Pressure, 2 Journalists Remain Behind Bars in Myanmar
May 25, 2018
Despite International Pressure, 2 Journalists Remain Behind Bars in Myanmar
The trial of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo continues to drag on with no end in sight.
Despite International Pressure, 2 Journalists Remain Behind Bars in Myanmar
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