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Hun Sen's Monument to Himself
December 31, 2018
Hun Sen's Monument to Himself
The Cambodian prime minister inaugurated a monument celebrating his own achievements.
Hun Sen's Monument to Himself
Cambodia’s Opposition Begins to Crack
December 12, 2018
Cambodia’s Opposition Begins to Crack
After 2018’s election, Cambodia’s once united opposition veers toward a split.
Cambodia’s Opposition Begins to Crack
The Khmer Rouge Trials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
November 14, 2018
The Khmer Rouge Trials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
As the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia prepares its final verdict, a look back at its legacy.
The Khmer Rouge Trials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Anti-Chinese Sentiment on the Rise in Cambodia
November 07, 2018
Anti-Chinese Sentiment on the Rise in Cambodia
Increasing Chinese political influence and presence in Cambodia has sparked anti-Chinese sentiment.
Anti-Chinese Sentiment on the Rise in Cambodia
Cambodia’s Coming AI Revolution
October 25, 2018
Cambodia’s Coming AI Revolution
Big data, AI, and digital technologies: Cambodia’s nascent tech sector is blooming.
Cambodia’s Coming AI Revolution
A New Era for Hun Sen’s Cambodia?
August 17, 2018
A New Era for Hun Sen’s Cambodia?
The election outcome all but completes the country’s transition to a one-party state.
A New Era for Hun Sen’s Cambodia?
Cambodia's Elections Highlight Growing Marginalization
August 09, 2018
Cambodia's Elections Highlight Growing Marginalization
Neopatrimonialism remains the predominant influence on Cambodia’s political trajectory.
Cambodia's Elections Highlight Growing Marginalization
Cheering Cambodia's Strongman
July 28, 2018
Cheering Cambodia's Strongman
Despite an intense crackdown on dissent, Hun Sen's supporters turned out for a mass rally ahead of Cambodia's elections.
Cheering Cambodia's Strongman
Leave No Man Behind: The Truth About the Mayaguez Incident 
June 19, 2018
Leave No Man Behind: The Truth About the Mayaguez Incident 
The last casualties of the final battle of the Vietnam War were 3 Marines left behind on Cambodia's Koh Tang Island.
Leave No Man Behind: The Truth About the Mayaguez Incident 
What’s Missing From Cambodia’s Democracy?
May 22, 2018
What’s Missing From Cambodia’s Democracy?
The problems are deeper than the lack of a viable opposition party.
What’s Missing From Cambodia’s Democracy?
The South China Sea and ASEAN's 32nd Summit Meeting
April 26, 2018
The South China Sea and ASEAN's 32nd Summit Meeting
Will Cambodia once again undermine ASEAN’s position on the South China Sea?
The South China Sea and ASEAN's 32nd Summit Meeting
Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered
April 13, 2018
Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered
In his final stronghold, the Khmer Rouge leader is remembered differently.
Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered
Sylvain Vogel’s World of Extreme Linguistics
February 02, 2018
Sylvain Vogel’s World of Extreme Linguistics
A French linguist's quest to document the dying language of Cambodia's Bunong people.
Sylvain Vogel’s World of Extreme Linguistics
Cambodia and the West's Common Enemy: Tuberculosis
January 23, 2018
Cambodia and the West's Common Enemy: Tuberculosis
Cambodia's fight against TB has largely relied on Western aid. Will those funds continue?
Cambodia and the West's Common Enemy: Tuberculosis
Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History
January 15, 2018
Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History
With China as his main patron, Hun Sen has conveniently forgotten its role in propping up the Pol Pot regime.
Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History
Cambodian Treason Case Highlights Cold War Rivalries
November 27, 2017
Cambodian Treason Case Highlights Cold War Rivalries
The case against Kem Sokha and the CNRP hearkens back to rivalries forged during Cold War proxy warfare.
Cambodian Treason Case Highlights Cold War Rivalries
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