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Indonesia's New Military Commander
January 17, 2018
Indonesia's New Military Commander
Hadi Tjahjanto will face both political and security challenges as Indonesia gears up for elections.
Indonesia's New Military Commander
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
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
January 11, 2018
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
Looming polls will test what is left of the legitimacy of the country’s scandalized premier.
How Will Malaysia’s Najib Razak Fare in 2018?
Myanmar's Unhappy Rebels
January 08, 2018
Myanmar's Unhappy Rebels
Dissatisfaction with the government's approach to peace talks could lead to renewed conflict in Myanmar's north.
Myanmar's Unhappy Rebels
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
December 09, 2017
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
President Trump's decision to acknowledge Jerusalem as Israel's capital sparked anger in Kuala Lumpur.
After Trump's Jerusalem Announcement, Malaysians March on US Embassy
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
December 08, 2017
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
India wants Zakir Naik extradited on terror charges.
Controversial Indian Salafist a Litmus Test for Malaysia on Counterterrorism
Pope Francis Wades Into the Rohingya Crisis
December 07, 2017
Pope Francis Wades Into the Rohingya Crisis
The Pope treads carefully to avoid a diplomatic incident, even while focusing world attention on the Rohingya crisis.
Pope Francis Wades Into the Rohingya Crisis
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
Is Abu Sayyaf Really Defeated?
November 23, 2017
Is Abu Sayyaf Really Defeated?
After the siege of Marawi and Isnilon Hapilon’s death, what is left of Abu Sayyaf?
Is Abu Sayyaf Really Defeated?
Myanmar's Deadly Hot Air Balloon Festival
November 21, 2017
Myanmar's Deadly Hot Air Balloon Festival
The Taunggyi Tazaungdaing or Festival of Lights sees fireworks mixed with hot air balloons, all handled by amateurs.
Myanmar's Deadly Hot Air Balloon Festival
Will Southern Thailand Turn to Jihad?
November 20, 2017
Will Southern Thailand Turn to Jihad?
Only peace talks can keep Islamic State-style jihadism from coming to Thailand.
Will Southern Thailand Turn to Jihad?
Islam and Identity Politics in Indonesia
November 17, 2017
Islam and Identity Politics in Indonesia
Rising Islamic conservatism, especially among youths, is a worrying trend for Indonesia.
Islam and Identity Politics in Indonesia
Vietnam Wrestles With Christianity
November 13, 2017
Vietnam Wrestles With Christianity
Why hundreds of thousands of ethnic Hmong have converted to Christianity in Vietnam over the past 30 years.
Vietnam Wrestles With Christianity
Does Vietnam Have Trump’s Backing?
November 08, 2017
Does Vietnam Have Trump’s Backing?
Clarity sought in Hanoi ahead of President Donald Trump’s state visit.
Does Vietnam Have Trump’s Backing?
The Mothers Who Fled Marawi
November 08, 2017
The Mothers Who Fled Marawi
Pregnant women and their newborns are among the refugees displaced by conflict in the Philippines.
The Mothers Who Fled Marawi
Want 4 Wives? In Indonesia, There’s an App for That
November 02, 2017
Want 4 Wives? In Indonesia, There’s an App for That
A new social media app, along with high-profile practitioners, has Indonesia talking about polygamy.
Want 4 Wives? In Indonesia, There’s an App for That
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