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What is the significance of the joint communique of the 49th Asean Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and related meetings in relation to the July 12, ruling of the Arbitral Tribunal?
Drenched in sweat and covered in mud, ex-French legionnaire David Minetti felt refreshed after completing a two-day deep jungle trek in Sre Ambre, Koh Kong – with only his survival skills to keep him going.
For students of incomprehensible behavior by otherwise apparently intelligent leaders, Australian politics is the gift that keeps on giving.
On the evening of July 15, a group within the Turkish Armed Forces attempted to stage a coup in Turkey, with the aim of deposing the democratically elected government.
Cambodia has been the victim of great power politics. It has been widely accused of taking sides with China over the disputes in the South China Sea and destroying Asean’s central role and unity.
The assassinations of political and rights activists have taken place in the past. However, comparing many aspects, the assassination of Kem Ley was rather different from all previous cases.
The assassination of political analyst and researcher Kem Ley may be a watershed moment in Cambodian politics, not because of the fear the cruel killing may have generated in others who want to speak their minds like Mr.
As the cast of ‘Jailbreak’ finished up production on one of the most anticipated action-comedy films of the year, Khmer Times learned more about two women who sweat, kick and fight as much as their male co-workers.
Next Friday, Russians will be among the athletes gathering behind their national flags at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro’s Maracanã Stadium.
At a recent campaign rally, Donald Trump defended former Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein’s record on terrorism, noting that Mr. Hussein was a “bad guy” who was nevertheless very efficient at “killing terrorists.”
Confucius once said: “Gentlemen of morality and learning will always encounter hardships, but they persevere; men of low character always crumble when faced with difficulties.”
Earlier this year, when Russian President Vladimir Putin announced he was forming a 400,000-man national guard that would report only to him, many Russians wondered why a new military force was needed.
East Asia’s economy is entering a new phase of uncertainties and challenges stemming from complex geopolitics, a weakened European Union (EU) after Brexit, domestic political unpredictability in the US and an economic slowdown in China.
The international crisis over North Korea’s nuclear program is entering a more dangerous phase, recasting the geopolitics of the region and posing increasingly difficult policy choices for the world in general, and Cambodia in particular.
The Global Witness report Hostile Takeover: The Corporate Empire of Cambodia’s Ruling Family was provided well in advance to selected media, to allow them to describe it without rushing.
A decision invalidating China’s vast claims in the South China Sea was a “crowning glory” that renews faith in international law, the Philippines’ top lawyer said on Friday, in Manila’s strongest comment yet on its sweeping win.
Boris Johnson, Britain’s most colorful politician with a long record of gaffes and scandals, was appointed as foreign secretary on Wednesday in a surprise move by new Prime Minister Theresa May that could shake up world diplomacy.
Until the people of the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union (EU), the refugee crisis was the greatest problem Europe faced. Indeed, that crisis played a critical role in bringing about the greater calamity of Brexit.
Over the past few years, the maritime disputes in the South China Sea between China and four members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) often dominate every meeting the region has.
Cambodia has been a de-facto open and liberal free market economy since the mid-1990s simply because there are not much economic or industrial interests to protect.
Deadly terrorist attacks in Istanbul, Dhaka and Baghdad demonstrate the murderous reach of the Islamic State (ISIS) in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East and parts of Asia.
The European Union’s authority is fraying as governments and politicians in many member countries challenge EU policies and take aim at “Brussels bureaucracy” in the aftermath of Britain’s vote to leave the 28-nation bloc.
Today, Cambodia is among the world’s fastest growing economies. Its gross national income per capita increased by more than threefold in two decades, from $300 in 1994 to $1,070 in 2015.
These are difficult times for China. After decades of double-digit GDP growth, today’s slowdown points to an economic system in trouble.