Category: Southeast Asia

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Respect Timor, Leste ye be Judged

Australia’s relationship with our newest neighbour has reached a critical juncture. Timor Leste has successfully forced Australia into a conciliation at the Permanent Court of […]

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Gambling for jade on the China-Myanmar border

The unofficial lotteries and clandestine casinos of China are the source of many tales of instant wealth and dramatic financial loss. But in Yunnan province, […]

Duterte delivering his first State of the Nation address on July 25th 2016. Image sourced under a creative commons license from Wikipedia

Drug War, Still Poor

People in the Philippines support the Drug War, and it is not surprising to see slum residents voicing support for the anti-crime crusade, says Monsoon […]

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The Eagle has Floundered

Dominic Huntley explores the discrepancy between words and action in US policy in Asia. United States policy in Asia is fraught with an increasing discrepancy […]