Long road to justice

The conviction and sentencing in Phnom Penh on Thursday of leaders of the Khmer Rouge to life terms for crimes against humanity will bring only a part(...)

Burma’s Commander-in-Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing (C) walks next to Thai army chief and junta head General Prayuth Chan-ocha (L) and the supreme commander of the military General Tanasak Patimapragorn (R). Photograph: EPA/Chanat Katanyu

These are sour times for democracy in Asia. Photographs showed Gen Tanasak Patimapragorn, supreme commander of Thailand’s armed forces, hugging Burma’(...)

Kem Sokha, vice president of the Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP), gestures during a news conference at the CNRP headquarter in Phnom Penh today. Photograph: Samrang Pring/Reuters.

The deadlock over Cambodia’s disputed election hardened today as the opposition rejected official results confirming a victory for prime minister Hun(...)

A man reads a statement distributed by opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party after it rejected election results at a Buddhist temple, which was the site where violence erupted after elections yesterday, in Phnom Penh. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters

Kate HodalCambodia’s opposition has made what appear to be significant gains in a general election that could prove to be the ruling party’s worst sh(...)