What’s in the Thailand-Cambodia Foreign Fugitive Deal?

Though specifics are unclear, controversy around the collaboration reflects broader fears that are further fueled by a lack of transparency.

Since last week, fears have spread about a potential deal between Thailand and Cambodia on dealing with ‘foreign fugitives’ that could affect the safety of politicians, activists, and government critics. Though specifics remain unclear, the controversy around such collaboration reflects broader suspicions around cooperation among the two authoritarian regimes that are only further fueled by the back of transparency and accountability on this front.

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