Thailand’s revered king held the country together for more than 70 years. But his son’s succession could threaten everything he built.
Sebastian Strangio explores four books that complicate the international image of Burma’s emergence from a half-century of military rule.
From Cambodia to Zimbabwe to North Korea, the Republican nominee has cornered the authoritarian autocrat demographic.
As is usual at this point in the electoral cycle, the Cambodian government is clamping down hard on its opponents.
A Chinese gambling enclave in a remote part of Laos has become a ‘semi-lawless’ zone where gambling, prostitution, and illicit trades flourish.
The family of Cambodian dictator Hun Sen sits on at least $200 million. But it might not save them from populist anger.
Political tensions are intensifying in Cambodia following the brazen daytime killing of a high-profile activist in the capital Phnom Penh.
The enthusiasm of tourists for Luang Prabang’s heady charms has brought prosperity to the former royal capital of Laos, but is the influx of visitors damaging its cultural treasures?
In June 1866, six Frenchmen departed from Ho Chi Minh City on a dangerous mission up the mighty Mekong River.
The Kings Romans Casino stands out in this remote corner of northwestern Laos, its giant illuminated neon crown towering over a landscape of banana plantations and jungle-clad mountains.
PHNOM PENH — For most of its history, the sleepy Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh was best known for its charming, tree-lined boulevards and Buddhist pagodas.
North Korea hopes to reap large profits from its new Angkor Panorama Museum in Siem Reap, Cambodia.