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UN Rights Agency Slams Wrongs in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
April 05, 2019
UN Rights Agency Slams Wrongs in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
Concern comes amid upsurge in fighting and ahead of upcoming elections next year.
UN Rights Agency Slams Wrongs in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
Thailand’s New King Looms Large Amid Post-Election Uncertainty
April 05, 2019
Thailand’s New King Looms Large Amid Post-Election Uncertainty
While the country’s political future still remains unclear, the monarch will continue to exert influence in how it is shaped.
Thailand’s New King Looms Large Amid Post-Election Uncertainty
What's in the First Vietnam Navy Vessel Visit to Myanmar?
April 05, 2019
What's in the First Vietnam Navy Vessel Visit to Myanmar?
The significant development has spotlighted ongoing activity in the defense domain of ties.
What's in the First Vietnam Navy Vessel Visit to Myanmar?
Thai Election Body Orders Redo in Places Over Irregularities
April 05, 2019
Thai Election Body Orders Redo in Places Over Irregularities
The Election Commission ordered recounts for two polling stations and new elections at six others.
Thai Election Body Orders Redo in Places Over Irregularities
What’s in Singapore’s New Anti-Fake News Bill?
April 04, 2019
What’s in Singapore’s New Anti-Fake News Bill?
The measure has put the spotlight on the country’s efforts to counter the growing challenge amid lingering concerns.
What’s in Singapore’s New Anti-Fake News Bill?
Brunei’s Controversial New Shariah Laws Are Now in Effect
April 03, 2019
Brunei’s Controversial New Shariah Laws Are Now in Effect
The changes, widely decried by human rights groups, allow death-by-stoning as a penalty for gay sex and adultery.
Brunei’s Controversial New Shariah Laws Are Now in Effect
What’s Behind Calls for Independence in Sabah?
April 03, 2019
What’s Behind Calls for Independence in Sabah?
Discontent is still running high in Malaysia’s Sabah, despite promises of redress by the new government.
What’s Behind Calls for Independence in Sabah?
UK-Vietnam Military Ties in Focus with Defense Meeting
April 02, 2019
UK-Vietnam Military Ties in Focus with Defense Meeting
A recent engagement highlighted ongoing activity in defense ties amid gains in recent years.
UK-Vietnam Military Ties in Focus with Defense Meeting
2nd Murder Suspect in Kim Jong Nam Killing to Be Released Soon
April 02, 2019
2nd Murder Suspect in Kim Jong Nam Killing to Be Released Soon
Doan Thi Huong’s release will mean no one is left in custody for the shocking murder in Kuala Lumpur’s airport.
2nd Murder Suspect in Kim Jong Nam Killing to Be Released Soon
Joint Ministerial Meeting Puts Australia-Singapore Defense Ties in Focus
April 01, 2019
Joint Ministerial Meeting Puts Australia-Singapore Defense Ties in Focus
The engagement highlighted efforts by both sides to develop the defense aspect of their comprehensive strategic partnership.
Joint Ministerial Meeting Puts Australia-Singapore Defense Ties in Focus
Why the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Parts Deal Matters
March 30, 2019
Why the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Parts Deal Matters
The completion of the initial part of the deal spotlighted its wider significance.
Why the New Japan-Philippines Military Helicopter Parts Deal Matters
Irregularities Cloud Thailand’s 2019 Election Results
March 30, 2019
Irregularities Cloud Thailand’s 2019 Election Results
Doubts about the results and the role of the election commission in particular have further intensified distrust about the country’s institutions and muddied the waters.
Irregularities Cloud Thailand’s 2019 Election Results
Philippine Communist Rebels Mark 50th Year With New Attacks
March 29, 2019
Philippine Communist Rebels Mark 50th Year With New Attacks
The New People’s Army has defied multiple Philippine presidents’ efforts to eradicate its rebellion.
Philippine Communist Rebels Mark 50th Year With New Attacks
Thailand-Philippines Defense Ties in Focus With Navy Goodwill Visit
March 29, 2019
Thailand-Philippines Defense Ties in Focus With Navy Goodwill Visit
The engagement spotlighted the ongoing development of the security realm of the relationship.
Thailand-Philippines Defense Ties in Focus With Navy Goodwill Visit
Decoding the Arakan Army: Insurgent Strategies and Tactics
March 28, 2019
Decoding the Arakan Army: Insurgent Strategies and Tactics
It is clear that the AA wants to break the Tatmadaw’s hegemony as a legitimate security actor in Rakhine state.
Decoding the Arakan Army: Insurgent Strategies and Tactics
Defense Meeting Puts Philippines-Vietnam Security Cooperation into Focus
March 28, 2019
Defense Meeting Puts Philippines-Vietnam Security Cooperation into Focus
The interaction spotlighted the military collaboration between the two sides despite lingering challenges.
Defense Meeting Puts Philippines-Vietnam Security Cooperation into Focus
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