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What Next for Democracy in Cambodia?
July 24, 2019
What Next for Democracy in Cambodia?
Hun Sen has remained defiant since eradicating his political opposition. How should the world respond?
What Next for Democracy in Cambodia?
The Life and Near Death of Sam Rainsy
March 27, 2019
The Life and Near Death of Sam Rainsy
22 years after surviving a grenade attack, the popular opposition leader faces new questions about his role in politics.
The Life and Near Death of Sam Rainsy
January 7 in Cambodia: One Date, Two Narratives
January 16, 2019
January 7 in Cambodia: One Date, Two Narratives
Cambodian politicians should move beyond their arguments over history and find common ground to move Cambodia forward.
January 7 in Cambodia: One Date, Two Narratives
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
What Do Prisoner Releases Mean in Hun Sen’s Cambodia?
September 21, 2018
What Do Prisoner Releases Mean in Hun Sen’s Cambodia?
A closer look at the significance of the steady stream of prisoners that have been released.
What Do Prisoner Releases Mean in Hun Sen’s Cambodia?
Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections
August 21, 2018
Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections
What the international community can do to influence change in Cambodia.
Finding a Way Forward for Cambodia After Sham Elections
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
Doing More Harm Than Good: International Election Aid to Cambodia
July 25, 2018
Doing More Harm Than Good: International Election Aid to Cambodia
International election aid to Cambodia will only lend legitimacy to a sham vote.
Doing More Harm Than Good: International Election Aid to Cambodia
Cambodia’s Ersatz Election
July 01, 2018
Cambodia’s Ersatz Election
Anxiety and crackdowns define a battle for legitimacy in Cambodia.
Cambodia’s Ersatz Election
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?
How Can Canada Respond to Cambodia’s Political Dilemma?
May 02, 2018
How Can Canada Respond to Cambodia’s Political Dilemma?
If Canada wants to be critical of the Cambodian government, it will have to be proactive.
How Can Canada Respond to Cambodia’s Political Dilemma?
Why There Won’t Be a Cambodian Spring This Election Year
April 13, 2018
Why There Won’t Be a Cambodian Spring This Election Year
Frustration is growing among Cambodian pro-democracy activists, but Hun Sen’s position has never been stronger.
Why There Won’t Be a Cambodian Spring This Election Year
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
Cambodia Breaks With the West
December 22, 2017
Cambodia Breaks With the West
Cambodia’s drastic renunciation of democracy in 2017 was accompanied by deteriorating relations with the US and EU.
Cambodia Breaks With the West
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