Monthly Archives: September 2017

US embassy explains return of Cambodian criminals

[Published in the Khmer Times on September 29, 2017. This is an updated version of an article first written in 2002 but not published anywhere except on this blog.] Cambodian-US relations are currently being strained by a 15-year-old agreement under … Continue reading

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Supporting democracy or stirring up trouble?

[Published by the Khmer Times on 1 September 2017.] There are times when “hypocrisy” is far too gentle a term to describe US public interventions in other countries’ politics. That is certainly the case in the present teapot tempest over … Continue reading

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