Although Bhutan’s new democracy appears to be working well, the citizens of the Himalayan Kingdom have yet to show a strong commitment to it. MARK TURNER reports. Bhutan was a latecomer to democracy. The small Himalayan kingdom joined the ranks of democratic nations only in 2008 when the first national elections were held and its …
Mark Turner is a visiting professor at the University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy, Canberra.
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