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Should Malaysia Rename its Part of the South China Sea?
March 09, 2018
Should Malaysia Rename its Part of the South China Sea?
Public discussion of the proposal belies the challenges inherent in adopting it as well as Malaysia’s own approach to the question.
Should Malaysia Rename its Part of the South China Sea?
Malaysia Deploys First Warship to New Naval Base Near Disputed Island
August 15, 2017
Malaysia Deploys First Warship to New Naval Base Near Disputed Island
Development comes just over a week after Abu Bakar Maritime Base was first unveiled.
Malaysia Deploys First Warship to New Naval Base Near Disputed Island
What’s Behind Malaysia’s Latest Mass Terror Raid?
August 09, 2017
What’s Behind Malaysia’s Latest Mass Terror Raid?
'Operation Joker' reflects serious concerns by the government about the extent of the Islamic State threat.
What’s Behind Malaysia’s Latest Mass Terror Raid?
Malaysia Reveals New Maritime Base Near Disputed Island With Singapore
August 08, 2017
Malaysia Reveals New Maritime Base Near Disputed Island With Singapore
Facility is just the latest sign of the revival of a decades-old dispute in bilateral ties.
Malaysia Reveals New Maritime Base Near Disputed Island With Singapore
The Danger of Najibizing Malaysia’s Foreign Policy
February 15, 2017
The Danger of Najibizing Malaysia’s Foreign Policy
Recent controversies over the country’s foreign policy decisions are the product of a broader problem.
The Danger of Najibizing Malaysia’s Foreign Policy
Malaysia Is Not Pivoting to China With Najib’s Visit
November 03, 2016
Malaysia Is Not Pivoting to China With Najib’s Visit
Suggestions of a dramatic shift are grossly exaggerated and not grounded in reality.
Malaysia Is Not Pivoting to China With Najib’s Visit
Thailand, Malaysia Mull New High-Speed Rail Link
September 12, 2016
Thailand, Malaysia Mull New High-Speed Rail Link
Both sides focus on advancing prosperity amid lingering border woes.
Thailand, Malaysia Mull New High-Speed Rail Link
Southern Thailand Peace Talks to Resume (Again) in Malaysia Amid Violence
September 01, 2016
Southern Thailand Peace Talks to Resume (Again) in Malaysia Amid Violence
Another round of negotiations between the Thai government and rebel groups are set to take place.
Southern Thailand Peace Talks to Resume (Again) in Malaysia Amid Violence
Did China Vessels Encroach Malaysia’s Waters?
March 29, 2016
Did China Vessels Encroach Malaysia’s Waters?
Malaysia’s defense minister appears to contradict earlier official reports.
Did China Vessels Encroach Malaysia’s Waters?
The Truth About China’s ‘Interference’ in Malaysia’s Politics
October 02, 2015
The Truth About China’s ‘Interference’ in Malaysia’s Politics
A recent incident is yet another worrying sign of how Beijing treats its partners.
The Truth About China’s ‘Interference’ in Malaysia’s Politics
Malaysia, Indonesia Boost Counterterrorism Cooperation
September 22, 2015
Malaysia, Indonesia Boost Counterterrorism Cooperation
Move comes amid rising Islamic State threat in Southeast Asia.
Malaysia, Indonesia Boost Counterterrorism Cooperation
Interview: Malaysia’s Political Turmoil and the Role of the United States
September 21, 2015
Interview: Malaysia’s Political Turmoil and the Role of the United States
The Diplomat talks with Nurul Izzah Anwar about Malaysian politics and the country's ties with the United States.
Interview: Malaysia’s Political Turmoil and the Role of the United States
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