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How Thailand’s Ruling General Could Stay in the Prime Minister’s Seat
February 12, 2019
How Thailand’s Ruling General Could Stay in the Prime Minister’s Seat
Prime Minister Prayut eyes an extended tenure ahead of the general election due to take place on March 24.
How Thailand’s Ruling General Could Stay in the Prime Minister’s Seat
Thailand’s 2019 General Elections: Geopolitical Implications
January 26, 2019
Thailand’s 2019 General Elections: Geopolitical Implications
Thailand has set a date for its first general elections since the 2014 military coup. What can be expected?
Thailand’s 2019 General Elections: Geopolitical Implications
However Thailand Votes, the Military Is Set to Retain Influence
December 13, 2018
However Thailand Votes, the Military Is Set to Retain Influence
This time around, Thailand’s elections, slated for February 2019, look like they will actually materialize. But can they rescue its troubled democracy?
However Thailand Votes, the Military Is Set to Retain Influence
Thailand Mulling Purchase of Japanese Sub-Hunting Aircraft
June 07, 2016
Thailand Mulling Purchase of Japanese Sub-Hunting Aircraft
Bangkok is also purportedly interested in amphibious rescue aircraft from Japan.
Thailand Mulling Purchase of Japanese Sub-Hunting Aircraft
The Year of Living Crazily: Thailand One Year After the Coup
May 21, 2015
The Year of Living Crazily: Thailand One Year After the Coup
It's been one year since Thailand's coup, and there are no signs of democracy's return.
The Year of Living Crazily: Thailand One Year After the Coup
Reflections on a Post-Coup Thailand
June 25, 2014
Reflections on a Post-Coup Thailand
With Thailand’s army settling into power, a future without military intervention is difficult to imagine.
Reflections on a Post-Coup Thailand
Thai Military Declares Martial Law, Denies Coup
May 20, 2014
Thai Military Declares Martial Law, Denies Coup
The Thai military has declared martial law, deployed in the streets of Bangkok and seized media outlets.
Thai Military Declares Martial Law, Denies Coup
More Than Words Needed on Southern Thailand
March 06, 2013
More Than Words Needed on Southern Thailand
Although a welcome development, the latest agreement to hold peace talks is hardly sufficient for ending the conflict.
More Than Words Needed on Southern Thailand
Alleged Rape Tests Bangkok
March 13, 2012
Alleged Rape Tests Bangkok
An alleged rape of a Muslim woman by two Thai soldiers underscores tensions in the south of the country.
Alleged Rape Tests Bangkok
Murder on the Mekong
December 09, 2011
Murder on the Mekong
The killing of a dozen Chinese workers in Southeast Asia’s Golden Triangle has prompted an assertive response from China. Too assertive for some of its neighbors.
Murder on the Mekong
Thailand's Military Crisis?
July 29, 2011
Thailand's Military Crisis?
A spate of mishaps has raised questions over the way Thailand’s military is spending its money.
Thailand's Military Crisis?
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