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Corruption in Thailand: Running in Place
April 05, 2018
Corruption in Thailand: Running in Place
The military junta, despite promises, has made little progress in weeding out corruption.
Corruption in Thailand: Running in Place
After Constitution Referendum, What Next for Thailand?
August 11, 2016
After Constitution Referendum, What Next for Thailand?
Now that the junta's constitution has passed, will it make good on promised elections in 2017?
After Constitution Referendum, What Next for Thailand?
 Thailand’s Junta Digs In
April 09, 2016
Thailand’s Junta Digs In
Despite the junta's promises, Thailand looks unlikely to return to a real democracy any time soon.
Thailand’s Junta Digs In
Thailand and the Specter of ‘International Standards’
January 04, 2016
Thailand and the Specter of ‘International Standards’
Standing with the world’s more developed nations has long been an obsession for Thai elites – and a source of anxiety.
Thailand and the Specter of ‘International Standards’
‘New’ Rice Scheme Reveals Thailand Junta’s Dearth of Ideas
October 24, 2015
‘New’ Rice Scheme Reveals Thailand Junta’s Dearth of Ideas
Thailand's ruling junta is reverting to familiar political tactics.
‘New’ Rice Scheme Reveals Thailand Junta’s Dearth of Ideas
Twists and Turns in Thailand's Bombing Case
October 04, 2015
Twists and Turns in Thailand's Bombing Case
Thai authorities claim progress, but many observers are dubious.
Twists and Turns in Thailand's Bombing Case
Trouble in the Junta?
July 01, 2015
Trouble in the Junta?
A coming reshuffle of top army and police posts hints at possible divisions in Thailand’s junta.
Trouble in the Junta?
The U.S. Needs to Get Tough on Thailand
February 18, 2015
The U.S. Needs to Get Tough on Thailand
By ignoring the democratic regression, Washington is sending dangerous signals to the rest of the region.
The U.S. Needs to Get Tough on Thailand
Thai Parliament Rubber-Stamps General as Prime Minister
August 22, 2014
Thai Parliament Rubber-Stamps General as Prime Minister
General Prayuth Chan-ocha, mastermind of the May 2014 coup, will be Thailand's interim prime minister.
Thai Parliament Rubber-Stamps General as Prime Minister
Thailand Under the Junta
August 21, 2014
Thailand Under the Junta
Daily life in Thailand under the ruling military junta, which took power in a May 22 coup.
Thailand Under the Junta
Thailand Establishes Interim Constitution
July 24, 2014
Thailand Establishes Interim Constitution
The new constitution grants sweeping powers to the military junta that took over on May 22.
Thailand Establishes Interim Constitution
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