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Cambodia Cheers ICJ Ruling on Preah Vihear
November 13, 2013
Cambodia Cheers ICJ Ruling on Preah Vihear
Unanimous decision in favor of Cambodia’s claim to surrounding temple grounds.
Cambodia Cheers ICJ Ruling on Preah Vihear
“Batman Suparman” Jailed in Singapore for Theft, Trespassing
November 12, 2013
“Batman Suparman” Jailed in Singapore for Theft, Trespassing
Also: Pirates hijack tanker off Malaysian coast, Cambodia and Thailand’s temple row.
“Batman Suparman” Jailed in Singapore for Theft, Trespassing
History Wars: A Long View of Asia's Territorial Disputes
September 15, 2013
History Wars: A Long View of Asia's Territorial Disputes
The Diplomat takes a look at the long and complex background to some of the region’s most intractable disputes.
History Wars: A Long View of Asia's Territorial Disputes
World Heritage Adds More Needs More
July 01, 2013
World Heritage Adds More Needs More
UNESCO has added 19 sites to its World Heritage list. However, funding remains a sore point.
World Heritage Adds More Needs More
Thailand Bans Film on Preah Vihear (Updated)
April 26, 2013
Thailand Bans Film on Preah Vihear (Updated)
Boundary, a Thai documentary, has been banned. (Update: Ban now lifted)
Thailand Bans Film on Preah Vihear (Updated)
Don’t Let the Flames of Nationalism Engulf Southeast Asia
April 06, 2013
Don’t Let the Flames of Nationalism Engulf Southeast Asia
SE Asia has seen a spike in violence recently, highlighting the need for a rethink concerning nationalist rhetoric.
Don’t Let the Flames of Nationalism Engulf Southeast Asia
Trouble Brewing in Thailand?
July 27, 2011
Trouble Brewing in Thailand?
Is the killing of a Cambodian soldier along the border with Thailand a sign of Thai domestic troubles to come?
Trouble Brewing in Thailand?
ICJ Rules on Preah Vihear
July 19, 2011
ICJ Rules on Preah Vihear
The ICJ rules that Thailand and Cambodia should withdraw their troops from the site of a disputed temple.
ICJ Rules on Preah Vihear
Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties
July 15, 2011
Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties
The election of Yingluck Shinawatra could put relations between Thailand and Cambodia back on track.
Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties
Football Nationalism
July 06, 2011
Football Nationalism
Southeast Asian governments have been keen to jump on the football bandwagon. It’s better than warmongering.
Football Nationalism
Thai Spies?
June 21, 2011
Thai Spies?
Cambodia and Thailand exchange claims over spying as they try to stoke some distracting nationalist sentiment.
Thai Spies?
War, Elections, and Sexuality
May 06, 2011
War, Elections, and Sexuality
Conflict and sex scandals have been dominating the headlines in Southeast Asia so far this year.
War, Elections, and Sexuality
April 29, 2011
Dams and Clashes
Good news on the status of the Xayaburi Dam. But clashes between Thailand and Cambodia dampen the regional mood.
Dams and Clashes
Did Thais Use Chemical Weapons?
April 29, 2011
Did Thais Use Chemical Weapons?
Cambodia accuses Thailand of using chemical weapons in their latest clash over Preah Vihear. It seems unlikely.
Did Thais Use Chemical Weapons?
Thai Bomb Talk
April 13, 2011
Thai Bomb Talk
The government is diverting from the real issue of munitions by focusing on the type of weapons used at Preah Vihear.
Thai Bomb Talk
Why Now for Thai-Cambodia Row?
February 18, 2011
Why Now for Thai-Cambodia Row?
Current Thailand-Cambodia tensions likely aren’t just about Preah Vihear. Their leaders may have their eyes on elections.
Why Now for Thai-Cambodia Row?
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