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What’s With the New China-Thailand Military Facility?

Despite the general hype, specifics about the project remain unclear. When news surfaced last December that China and Thailand were exploring the possibility of setting up a new military facility in the Southeast Asian state, a longtime U.S. ally, the development was quickly cast under the sensationalist narrative of growing …

Why Thailand Returned the Uyghurs | The Diplomat

The move, condemned by the UN, reflects an increasing alignment. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees recently challenged Thailand’s repatriations of Uyghurs to China. This act, under international law could be termed refoulement, the return of a victim to their persecutor. Why would Thailand do this? The answer reflects …