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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?
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?
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?
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
May 21, 2018
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
Despite some incremental progress, deeper questions remain unresolved.
Are Cambodia and Laos Really Any Closer to Resolving Their Border Dispute?
What’s Behind the Sale of a Cambodian Newspaper to a Malaysian Investor?
May 07, 2018
What’s Behind the Sale of a Cambodian Newspaper to a Malaysian Investor?
The sale is raising fresh concerns about the state of press freedom in Cambodia.
What’s Behind the Sale of a Cambodian Newspaper to a Malaysian Investor?
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
How ASEAN Strongmen Use Legal Reform to Weaken Democracy
March 07, 2018
How ASEAN Strongmen Use Legal Reform to Weaken Democracy
Hun Sen and Rodrigo Duterte show that constitutional reform remains a favorite tool of the region's power-hungry leaders.
How ASEAN Strongmen Use Legal Reform to Weaken Democracy
Beware the Destruction of Civil Society in Laos
January 30, 2018
Beware the Destruction of Civil Society in Laos
A look at a worrying aspect of the country’s deteriorating human rights situation.
Beware the Destruction of Civil Society in Laos
Cambodia’s Special Relationship With India
January 23, 2018
Cambodia’s Special Relationship With India
Strong ties developed during the Cold War can expand even further under Modi's Act East Policy.
Cambodia’s Special Relationship With India
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
Why Cambodia Sanctions Will Fail
January 13, 2018
Why Cambodia Sanctions Will Fail
A punitive approach will not stop the country’s democratic collapse.
Why Cambodia Sanctions Will Fail
Is Cambodia’s Opposition a Victim of its Own Success?
November 29, 2017
Is Cambodia’s Opposition a Victim of its Own Success?
The CNRP inspired people to believe their votes count even in a system where this was always unlikely to be the case.
Is Cambodia’s Opposition a Victim of its Own Success?
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
Old Tricks at Play in Cambodia’s New Repression
November 23, 2017
Old Tricks at Play in Cambodia’s New Repression
Ahead of upcoming polls, the crackdown in the country shows few signs of ending any time soon.
Old Tricks at Play in Cambodia’s New Repression
Where Are Southeast Asia’s Loyal Oppositions?
November 22, 2017
Where Are Southeast Asia’s Loyal Oppositions?
A closer look at opposition dynamics at play in the subregion.
Where Are Southeast Asia’s Loyal Oppositions?
What Went Wrong With Cambodia’s Opposition Party
October 17, 2017
What Went Wrong With Cambodia’s Opposition Party
How has the CNRP fallen so far, so fast?
What Went Wrong With Cambodia’s Opposition Party
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