The new interim or provisional constitution grants sweeping powers to the Thai military junta that took over on May 22, 2014 by a coup. Thailand’s military leader, Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha secured the king’s endorsement… Continue reading
The opposition CNRP’s 55 lawmakers-elect to end their nearly yearlong boycott of parliament in exchange for a promised overhaul of the electoral commission and more political concessions from the CPP government. Apart from a… Continue reading
Most Thais are happy after the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) took over the administration of Thailand. The latest survey, conducted by Suan Dusit Poll on 2,091 people from July 1-5,… Continue reading
Just a few days after the “friendly approach” of the Cambodian PM Hun Sen to Thailand’s ruling military junta, Myanmar’s Commander-in-Chief General Min Aung Hlaing praised Thailand’s military leaders, saying it was right to… Continue reading
Kampot River Railway Bridge, Kampot Town, Cambodia.
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen plays the Thai military junta’s card by freeing Thai national activist Veera Somkwamkid from a Cambodian prison. The release of the activist Veera Somkwamkid marks an important attempt… Continue reading
Rainy Season, Kampot Province, Cambodia.
Clarke Quay, Singapore