A collaboration by journalists and photographers who work as correspondents in Asia

Hun Sen threatens force as tensions escalate in Cambodia

Posted on Sep 15, 2016

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has warned he will smash planned opposition protests even as the...

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Killing of Kem Ley Raises Political Stakes in Cambodia

Posted on Sep 15, 2016

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — The killing of high profile activist and political commentator Kem Ley has shocked Cambodians, angered the...

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Australia, long tied to China by ‘fear and greed,’ boosts defense amid increased skepticism

Posted on Jun 1, 2016

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — For more than two decades, Australia has danced a delicate two-step with the United States and its longtime...

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Troubled Cambodian Leadership Tested Sorely Over Beatings

Posted on May 29, 2016

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — A Cambodian court will rule shortly on charges brought against three military personnel who have confessed...

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East Timor Hopes for ASEAN Membership by 2017

Posted on May 29, 2016

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — After years of canvassing and lobbying, Timor-Leste will be ready to become the 11th member of ASEAN by...

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‘Filipino Donald Trump’ Rodrigo Duterte leads presidential contest

Posted on May 8, 2016

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — To his many critics, he is an uncouth braggart with a penchant for politically incorrect jokes and a...

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