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Thailand's Junta Cracks Down on Thaksin's Pheu Thai Party
May 23, 2018
Thailand's Junta Cracks Down on Thaksin's Pheu Thai Party
The generals want to be sure the opposition is eliminated before agreeing to hold elections.
Thailand's Junta Cracks Down on Thaksin's Pheu Thai Party
Is Time Running Out for Thailand’s Elusive Election?
April 20, 2018
Is Time Running Out for Thailand’s Elusive Election?
Impatience is growing after multiple delays.
Is Time Running Out for Thailand’s Elusive Election?
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
February 01, 2018
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
Polls are once again set to be postponed, delaying the country’s return to civilian, democratic rule.
The Neverending Story of Thailand’s Elusive Election
What Will the 2018 Cobra Gold Military Exercises in Thailand Look Like?
January 31, 2018
What Will the 2018 Cobra Gold Military Exercises in Thailand Look Like?
This year’s drills will be closely watched for what it says about the US-Thailand alliance and Thailand itself.
What Will the 2018 Cobra Gold Military Exercises in Thailand Look Like?
A US-Thailand Alliance Boost Under Trump and Prayut?
July 03, 2017
A US-Thailand Alliance Boost Under Trump and Prayut?
Though an upcoming summit meeting offers room for both sides to boost the relationship, there are also lingering challenges.
A US-Thailand Alliance Boost Under Trump and Prayut?
Why Is Thailand Delaying Elections Until 2018?
February 10, 2017
Why Is Thailand Delaying Elections Until 2018?
A look at why another postponement of polls has occurred.
Why Is Thailand Delaying Elections Until 2018?
A Serious Concern Over the First Use of E-Voting in Thailand
October 19, 2016
A Serious Concern Over the First Use of E-Voting in Thailand
If not implemented transparently, the initial e-voting system in Thailand may trigger internal political conflict.
A Serious Concern Over the First Use of E-Voting in Thailand
What Does Thailand's Referendum Result Mean?
August 08, 2016
What Does Thailand's Referendum Result Mean?
There are competing interpretations about what the "yes" vote represents.
What Does Thailand's Referendum Result Mean?
 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
When Will Thailand’s Elusive Election Be Held?
September 18, 2015
When Will Thailand’s Elusive Election Be Held?
The latest read on the ever-shifting timeline for Thailand's election.
When Will Thailand’s Elusive Election Be Held?
Thailand’s Junta Pushes Back Election Date Again
July 25, 2015
Thailand’s Junta Pushes Back Election Date Again
Despite protestations, the coup leader appears to be settling into power.
Thailand’s Junta Pushes Back Election Date Again
When Will Thailand Hold its Election?
May 20, 2015
When Will Thailand Hold its Election?
The junta pushes back polls to make way for a referendum on a new constitution.
When Will Thailand Hold its Election?
Thailand Completes Troubling New Constitution
April 18, 2015
Thailand Completes Troubling New Constitution
The first draft of the charter contains some worrying provisions.
Thailand Completes Troubling New Constitution
Thai Junta Seems Ready to Put Elections Off Longer
March 14, 2015
Thai Junta Seems Ready to Put Elections Off Longer
Given recent comments by Prayuth, it is unclear when Thailand will return to democracy.
Thai Junta Seems Ready to Put Elections Off Longer
Thailand’s Elections? How About…Never. Is Never Good for You?
October 19, 2014
Thailand’s Elections? How About…Never. Is Never Good for You?
Regime leader Prayuth Chan-ocha is coy when pressed about a date for elections.
Thailand’s Elections? How About…Never. Is Never Good for You?
Thai Politics Stifles Peace Talks in Troubled South
January 05, 2014
Thai Politics Stifles Peace Talks in Troubled South
Any progress will have to wait until after elections, due February.
Thai Politics Stifles Peace Talks in Troubled South
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