CAMBODIA’S BALANCE BETWEEN CHINA, VIETNAM
Khmer Times-Sep 27, 2018
Maintaining a flexible, stable equilibrium between key strategic and economic partners is a matter of long-term survival for a small nation like Cambodia. The Cambodian ruling elites are fully aware that losing balance and neutrality will lead to political instability at home given the fact that Cambodia is very much vulnerable to rising geopolitical competition and structural uncertainties. However, implementing a balanced foreign policy is not easy at all and requires continuous examination and re-examination of Cambodia’s positioning in a fluid international system.
First published in: Khmer Times