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A New Vietnam-Thailand Navy Pact?
August 13, 2018
A New Vietnam-Thailand Navy Pact?
A new hydrographic agreement factored into recent discussions by both sides.
A New Vietnam-Thailand Navy Pact?
What’s in Thailand’s New Mini-Submarine Project?
July 26, 2018
What’s in Thailand’s New Mini-Submarine Project?
A development has once again put the spotlight on Bangkok’s decades-old aspirations in this domain.
What’s in Thailand’s New Mini-Submarine Project?
New Drones Highlight Thailand-Israel Defense Cooperation
June 26, 2018
New Drones Highlight Thailand-Israel Defense Cooperation
A recent development has shed further light on a deepening military relationship.
New Drones Highlight Thailand-Israel Defense Cooperation
Where Is the New Ukraine-Thailand Military Facility?
June 19, 2018
Where Is the New Ukraine-Thailand Military Facility?
Though little progress has been made to date, the idea continues to be in conversations by both sides.
Where Is the New Ukraine-Thailand Military Facility?
What’s in Thailand’s First Hosting of the US Pacific Partnership Exercise?
May 22, 2018
What’s in Thailand’s First Hosting of the US Pacific Partnership Exercise?
A closer look at the significance of another first in the US exercise this year.
What’s in Thailand’s First Hosting of the US Pacific Partnership Exercise?
Thailand’s Military Forges Ahead with Israel Artillery System
April 16, 2018
Thailand’s Military Forges Ahead with Israel Artillery System
The Southeast Asian state has moved forward on a purchase that has long been in the works.
Thailand’s Military Forges Ahead with Israel Artillery System
Thailand Commissions Four New South Korean Fighter Jets
April 10, 2018
Thailand Commissions Four New South Korean Fighter Jets
The step marks further progress despite continued challenges.
Thailand Commissions Four New South Korean Fighter Jets
Where is the Thailand-Ukraine Military Tank Deal?
March 27, 2018
Where is the Thailand-Ukraine Military Tank Deal?
Amid reports of completion this week, a look at where the agreement is and what that means.
Where is the Thailand-Ukraine Military Tank Deal?
Thailand’s Navy Gets a Boost with Five New Patrol Vessels
February 21, 2018
Thailand’s Navy Gets a Boost with Five New Patrol Vessels
The RTN continues its longstanding effort to modernize its capabilities despite lingering challenges.
Thailand’s Navy Gets a Boost with Five New Patrol Vessels
What’s Next for China-Thailand Military Ties in 2018?
February 01, 2018
What’s Next for China-Thailand Military Ties in 2018?
A closer look at the trajectory of the Southeast Asian state’s deepening cooperation with Beijing in 2018.
What’s Next for China-Thailand Military Ties in 2018?
Thailand Gets Its First New South Korea Fighter Jets
January 10, 2018
Thailand Gets Its First New South Korea Fighter Jets
The move marks further progress for Bangkok's air force modernization despite continued challenges and constraints.
Thailand Gets Its First New South Korea Fighter Jets
What’s With the New China-Thailand Military Facility?
November 17, 2017
What’s With the New China-Thailand Military Facility?
Despite the general hype, specifics about the project remain unclear.
What’s With the New China-Thailand Military Facility?
Singapore-Thailand Defense Relations in the Spotlight With Ng Visit
November 07, 2017
Singapore-Thailand Defense Relations in the Spotlight With Ng Visit
The visit this week by the city-state’s defense chief has highlighted the bilateral relationship.
Singapore-Thailand Defense Relations in the Spotlight With Ng Visit
Managing the US-Thailand Alliance in the Trump Era
October 11, 2017
Managing the US-Thailand Alliance in the Trump Era
After Prayut’s White House visit, the hard work of alliance management remains.
Managing the US-Thailand Alliance in the Trump Era
What’s in the New Russia-Thailand Military Pact?
September 21, 2017
What’s in the New Russia-Thailand Military Pact?
A new defense pact inked by the two sides deserves attention despite the few details that have emerged publicly so far.
What’s in the New Russia-Thailand Military Pact?
US Approves New Thailand Military Sale Under Trump
August 15, 2017
US Approves New Thailand Military Sale Under Trump
Possible arms sale speaks to ongoing developments in the defense realm between the two sides in spite of irritants.
US Approves New Thailand Military Sale Under Trump
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