Regional Outlook, Global Perspective

CAMBODIA By Prashanth Parameswaran The Diplomat-24 Jan 2018 Last week, Laos and Cambodia held another iteration of a key security meeting between the two sides. Though few details were publicly disclosed, the interaction once again highlighted ongoing efforts by the two Southeast Asian sta... Read more...

Drug Production in Laos and Myanmar Still a Major Threat

By John Coyne-Strategist-Mekong Eye-23 Jan 2018 In December 2017, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) released its latest report on opium production in Myanmar and, at face value, the news was good. Since 2015, the area of cultivated opium poppy in Myanmar’s Shan and Kachin s... Read more...