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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
The Mirage of a Cambodia Palace Coup
March 14, 2019
The Mirage of a Cambodia Palace Coup
Suggestions by Sam Rainsy of a palace coup grossly overestimate factionalism in the CPP and underestimate Hun Sen’s power.
The Mirage of a Cambodia Palace Coup
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
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 Domestic Politics in the Spotlight at the United Nations
September 28, 2018
Cambodia’s Domestic Politics in the Spotlight at the United Nations
With protests planned in New York, the Southeast Asian state’s politics is set to be on display this weekend.
Cambodia’s Domestic Politics in the Spotlight at the United Nations
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?
What’s Behind the Release of Cambodia’s Opposition Leader?
September 21, 2018
What’s Behind the Release of Cambodia’s Opposition Leader?
The freeing of Kem Sokha has raised bigger questions about power and the way it is exercised in Cambodia.
What’s Behind the Release of Cambodia’s Opposition Leader?
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
New Hun Sen Threats as Cambodia’s Sham Election Nears
February 24, 2018
New Hun Sen Threats as Cambodia’s Sham Election Nears
The premier’s worrying words and actions continue as polls approach.
New Hun Sen Threats as Cambodia’s Sham Election Nears
Does Cambodia’s New Opposition Movement Really Matter?
January 17, 2018
Does Cambodia’s New Opposition Movement Really Matter?
A closer look at the new Cambodia National Rescue Movement.
Does Cambodia’s New Opposition Movement Really Matter?
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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