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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
Will Sam Rainsy Make His Last Stand in Cambodia?
February 15, 2019
Will Sam Rainsy Make His Last Stand in Cambodia?
Sam Rainsy's promise return to Cambodia is a gamble with Hun Sen and foreign governments.
Will Sam Rainsy Make His Last Stand in Cambodia?
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
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
December 06, 2018
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
Europe must hold firm on plans to suspend Cambodia from the the EBA trade initiative.
European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia’s Totalitarian Shift
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
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
June 15, 2018
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
Sanctions announced this week reference a 1997 grenade attack but illustrate souring modern relations between the US and Cambodia.
Sanctions Implicate Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Chief in Grenade Attack
Could Cambodia’s Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election?
June 08, 2018
Could Cambodia’s Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election?
The potential importance of smaller parties in upcoming polls should not be overlooked.
Could Cambodia’s Minor Parties Play a Major Role in its 2018 Election?
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
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?
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