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Cambodia: Case against Khmer Rouge suspect dropped - Anadolu Agency


Anadolu Agency

Cambodia: Case against Khmer Rouge suspect dropped
Anadolu Agency
Judges tasked with investigating crimes allegedly committed by Khmer Rouge suspects have dismissed the case against the only surviving woman charged in connection with the ultra-Maoist regime in Cambodia. The Khmer Rouge swept to power in April 1975 ...

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22 Feb 2017 | 4:42 am

Four held for Thai logging - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Four held for Thai logging
Khmer Times
... when approaching the Cambodian border, they used a home-made tractor. He did not know the exact amount of rosewood, but local media said it weighed more than 100 kilograms. The four were identified as Yim Tola, Mat Yen, Van Chan and Duch Sok, ...

13 Feb 2017 | 10:19 am

Medical sociologist helps Cambodian-genocide survivors develop testimonies to use in court against ex-Khmer Rouge ... - Signal Tribune


Signal Tribune

Medical sociologist helps Cambodian-genocide survivors develop testimonies to use in court against ex-Khmer Rouge ...
Signal Tribune
... embarks the viewer on a justice-seeking journey with three survivors of the genocide, who not only confront their own past, but find themselves face-to-face with Pheng– the son of one of Khmer Rouge's most feared torturers, Kaing Guek Eav (alias ...

9 Feb 2017 | 6:16 pm

Duch bio sharpens lens on its subject - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Duch bio sharpens lens on its subject
The Phnom Penh Post
Man or Monster? The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer by Alexander Laban Hinton (Duke University Press, 350pp), $26.95 (paperback). Asked of the notorious S-21 prison commander Comrade Duch, the question “man or monster?” bears all the hallmarks of ...

3 Nov 2016 | 8:33 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 | 8:07 pm

As Testimony Ends, Duch's Legacy Debated - The Cambodia Daily - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

As Testimony Ends, Duch's Legacy Debated - The Cambodia Daily
The Cambodia Daily
Facing Trial Chamber President Nil Nonn with an almost startled stare on Monday morning, Kaing Guek Eav glanced left, stood up and silently exited the Khmer ...

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27 Jun 2016 | 7:21 pm

Duch, Koppe Trade Barbs at Tribunal | Khmer Times | News Portal ... - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Duch, Koppe Trade Barbs at Tribunal | Khmer Times | News Portal ...
Khmer Times
The Khmer Rouge tribunal turned testy yesterday, with Victor Koppe, co-lawyer for Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea, going toe-to-toe with former S-21 chief ...

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21 Jun 2016 | 12:23 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 Says Was Ordered to 'Exterminate Everybody' at Security CenterVOA Khmer (English)
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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 Grilled on Child MurdersKhmer Times
Duch again implicates Chea in KRT testimonyThe Phnom Penh Post
Group of Cambodian Muslims among 'smashed' by Khmer RougeDaily Sabah

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8 Jun 2016 | 2:15 pm

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


The Cambodia Daily

After Four Years, Duch Returns to Tribunal
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 tribunal on Tuesday and said that Nuon Chea's attempts to distance himself from atrocities ...
Duch refutes Chea's denial of being his superior in KRT testimonyThe Phnom Penh Post

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7 Jun 2016 | 7:43 pm