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More China Battle Tanks for Thailand?
January 23, 2019
More China Battle Tanks for Thailand?
Reports of a new order have once again put the spotlight on rising defense cooperation between the two countries.
More China Battle Tanks for Thailand?
Strengthening the US-Thailand Alliance for an Indo-Pacific Future
December 07, 2018
Strengthening the US-Thailand Alliance for an Indo-Pacific Future
Beyond managing challenges, both sides can seize opportunities to reinforce an important relationship amid broader strategic trends.
Strengthening the US-Thailand Alliance for an Indo-Pacific Future
Thailand’s ASEAN Chair Challenge in 2019
November 29, 2018
Thailand’s ASEAN Chair Challenge in 2019
While Thailand has been among the grouping’s biggest champions historically, it will have a lot on its plate when it takes the helm next year.
Thailand’s ASEAN Chair Challenge in 2019
Where Is the New China-Thailand Submarine Deal Headed?
September 05, 2018
Where Is the New China-Thailand Submarine Deal Headed?
While incremental inroads continue to be made, much is still uncertain.
Where Is the New China-Thailand Submarine Deal Headed?
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?
US-Thailand Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise Kicks off in Andaman Sea
April 24, 2018
US-Thailand Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise Kicks off in Andaman Sea
Development spotlights ongoing defense cooperation between the two allies, despite deeper challenges.
US-Thailand Anti-Submarine Warfare Exercise Kicks off in Andaman Sea
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?
What’s Behind the New US-Thailand Military Facility Hype?
January 05, 2018
What’s Behind the New US-Thailand Military Facility Hype?
Old alliance dynamics are at work in a new controversy.
What’s Behind the New US-Thailand Military Facility Hype?
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
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
Thailand to Upgrade More F-5 Fighter Jets
August 08, 2017
Thailand to Upgrade More F-5 Fighter Jets
The Southeast Asian state continues to modernize its aging aircraft.
Thailand to Upgrade More F-5 Fighter Jets
Tillerson’s First ASEAN Voyage: What’s on the Agenda?
August 02, 2017
Tillerson’s First ASEAN Voyage: What’s on the Agenda?
The visit offers the Trump administration a chance to build out its Asia policy amid uncertainties in the subregion.
Tillerson’s First ASEAN Voyage: What’s on the Agenda?
What’s Next for US-Thailand Military Ties Under Trump?
July 04, 2017
What’s Next for US-Thailand Military Ties Under Trump?
News of military helicopter sales have led to speculation about what we might expect in this realm.
What’s Next for US-Thailand Military Ties Under Trump?
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?
Trump’s Big Asia Summit Month?  
June 15, 2017
Trump’s Big Asia Summit Month?  
Despite lingering questions about its Asia strategy, the administration looks set for a string of meetings with the region’s leaders.
Trump’s Big Asia Summit Month?  
Is Thailand Now Buying More Arms From China?
June 14, 2017
Is Thailand Now Buying More Arms From China?
A closer look at a new approval by the Thai government this week.
Is Thailand Now Buying More Arms From China?
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