Articles by Tom Fawthrop

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Who Does the Preah Vihear Temple Belong To?
Tom Fawthrop – Al Jazeera, 6 Jun 2011

Thailand-Cambodia conflict over ancient temple site sparks debate over borders and historic rights. Aggressive nationalism, a politicised Thai army asserting a stronger role in politics, the current election campaign, and the country’s chronic instability, have effectively derailed plans by Cambodia and UNESCO to move forward with heritage conservation to restore the temple.

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Tom Fawthrop - Aljazeera, 2 Jan 2010

In 2010, Cuba marks the 51st anniversary of the revolution that transformed the Caribbean nation from a sleazy centre of casinos run by US gangsters, to the only outpost of socialism in the Americas – defying US superpower only 90 miles from the shores of Florida. That Cuba’s defiant brand of socialism has survived so […]

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