Foreign Correspondence

Chilling Evidence at KR Trial

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Chilling evidence surrounding the barbarity of the Khmer Rouge leadership continues to mount at the Extraordinary Chambers for the Courts in Cambodia where three of Pol Pot’s senior henchmen – Nuon Chea, Khieu […]

Foreign Correspondence

Farmers Protest in Burma

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Last month, about 200 farmers from three townships in rural Yangon did something that was until very recently impossible in Burma: they staged a legal protest, demanding that their land, confiscated […]

Foreign Correspondence

Laos Mulls Reforms

FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — Latter day communist countries still carry the legacies of their past. Somewhat secretive and sensitive to criticism, authorities in one-party states tend to hide at the slightest hint of criticism. It’s […]