Lowy Institute Papers | 31 March 2010

Confronting ghosts: Thailand’s shapeless southern insurgency

In this Lowy Institute Paper, Joseph Chinyong Liow and Don Pathan examine the ongoing violence in the majority Muslim Malay provinces of Thailand’s south.

Don Pathan , Joseph Chinyong Liow

  • Don Pathan
  • Joseph Chinyong Liow

In this Lowy Institute Paper, Joseph Chinyong Liow and Don Pathan examine the ongoing violence in the majority Muslim Malay provinces of Thailand’s south.

Don Pathan , Joseph Chinyong Liow

  • Don Pathan
  • Joseph Chinyong Liow

Executive Summary

Through unprecedented fieldwork, the authors provide the deepest and most up-to-date analysis of the insurgency in the majority Muslim Malay provinces of Thailand’s south, and problems the Thai Government faces in dealing with it.

Joseph Chinyong Liow is the Associate Dean at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies and Don Pathan is a senior reporter at The Nation newspaper in Bangkok.

The Paper can be downloaded here.