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$300m spent, three men convicted: cloud over Khmer Rouge genocide tribunal - The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

$300m spent, three men convicted: cloud over Khmer Rouge genocide tribunal
The Sydney Morning Herald
But though he is ailing and frail, 90-year-old Nuon Chea has still been able to latch onto the latest media trend, recently lashing out at the partly Australian-funded tribunal into Khmer Rouge crimes in Cambodia by labelling its allegations "fake news".

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24 May 2017 | 11:09 pm

Cloud over Khmer Rouge genocide tribunal - Hepburn Advocate


Hepburn Advocate

Cloud over Khmer Rouge genocide tribunal
Hepburn Advocate
Aside from Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, the only other person convicted by the tribunal is Kaing Guek Eav, known as Duch, who was the commandant of Tuol Sleng. He was sentenced in 2012 to life in prison for crimes against humanity. In their closing ...

24 May 2017 | 9:31 pm

Donors still backing Khmer Rouge tribunal, National, Phnom Penh ... - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Donors still backing Khmer Rouge tribunal, National, Phnom Penh ...
The Phnom Penh Post
In the wake of revelations that controversial Khmer Rouge tribunal cases could be closed as soon as the end of June, effectively bringing an end to the process ...

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14 May 2017 | 7:22 pm

Armed robbery gang sentenced - Khmer Times


Armed robbery gang sentenced
Khmer Times
Duch Sarin, presiding judge at Phnom Penh Municipal Court, sentenced 21-year-old Chamroeun Veasna to 15 years and 19-year-old Kim Pov to 13 years. Hang Sam Arth, 36, was given an eight-year sentence, while Khath Sokhim, 18, got seven years.

14 May 2017 | 12:49 pm

Nuon Chea Defense Goes On Attack in Closing Brief - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Nuon Chea Defense Goes On Attack in Closing Brief
The Cambodia Daily
The lawyers cite a 2010 interview with Austrian newspaper Wiener Zeitung, in which Judge Fenz drew analogies between the Nazis and the Pol Pot regime, and referred to Kaing Guek Eav, alias Duch, who was the first Khmer Rouge official to be found guilty ...

11 May 2017 | 7:11 pm

Kse diev master dead, age 91 - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Kse diev master dead, age 91
The Phnom Penh Post
Duch started playing traditional Khmer music when he was 13, when he learned how to build the kse diev from his three uncles. He not only survived the rule of the Khmer Rouge, who distrusted the country's artists, but played in a band during the ...

7 May 2017 | 7:25 pm

Ex-security Officer Testifies to Immolating 4 Westerners at Khmer Rouge Jail - Voice of America


Voice of America

Ex-security Officer Testifies to Immolating 4 Westerners at Khmer Rouge Jail
Voice of America
During his second day of testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal on June 9, Kaing Kek Eav, the S-21 security center chief better known as Duch, said four Western prisoners of a group of nine were burned alive on order of his superiors. The former prison ...

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30 Jun 2016 | 7:10 pm

Cambodia Khmer Rouge leader admits killing four Westerners - BBC News


BBC News

Cambodia Khmer Rouge leader admits killing four Westerners
BBC News
A former leader of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime has admitted murdering four unidentified Westerners in the 1970s and burning their bodies. Kaing Guek Eav, also known as Comrade Duch, said the four were killed because they had trespassed into ...
Cambodian Khmer Rouge cadre says Westerners 'burnt to ashes' on ...Reuters
Nuon Chea Ordered Immolation of Westerners, Duch SaysThe Cambodia Daily
Duch describes torture, consequences at S-21The Phnom Penh Post
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9 Jun 2016 | 11:14 am

Duch Returns to Khmer Rouge Trial After Four Years - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Duch Returns to Khmer Rouge Trial After Four Years
VOA Khmer (English)
In 2010 Guek Eav, better known as Duch, who oversaw the torture and execution of more than 15,000 people at the prison, became the first Khmer Rouge official to be found guilty of crimes during the reign of the regime, during which an estimated 1.7 ...
Duch again implicates Chea in KRT testimony, National, Phnom ...The Phnom Penh Post
Group of Cambodian Muslims among 'smashed' by Khmer Rouge ...Daily Sabah

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8 Jun 2016 | 2:15 pm

After Four Years, Duch Returns to Tribunal - The Cambodia Daily - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

After Four Years, Duch Returns to Tribunal - The Cambodia Daily
The Cambodia Daily
More than four years after he last stepped foot in the courtroom, Kaing Guek Eav, the S-21 prison chief better known as Duch, returned to the Khmer Rouge ...
Duch refutes Chea's denial of being his superior in KRT testimony ...The Phnom Penh Post

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7 Jun 2016 | 7:43 pm