International Conference on “Cambodia and ASEAN Regionalism in the Context of Indo-Pacific”

This year marks the 52nd anniversary of the establishment of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and 20th anniversary of Cambodia’s membership in ASEAN as well. The last few decades, ASEAN has been perceived as a reliable security shield as well as the catalyst for regional economic prosperity and dynamism.​ ASEAN has capacity to socialize and diffuse norms​​ and[…]

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ASEAN unity in question

Recent controversial statement by Mr. Lee Hsien Loong, Singaporean Prime Minister concerning Vietnam’s intervention in Cambodia between 1979 and 1980s, has put ASEAN unity in question. ASEAN was once a divided region, is easily cloven by its diversity in term of political regimes, security conditions, economic status, educational index and socio-cultural values and beliefs. Coming to border issues, ASEAN is[…]

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