Cambodia News: Duch Khmer

Khmer Rouge Veterans Seek Land Titles - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Khmer Rouge Veterans Seek Land Titles
VOA Khmer (English)
Meo was amputee in 1994 in a strong hold while he was a soldier fighting with Khmer Rouge. On Monday, March 30, 2009, Kaing Guek Eav, also known as "Duch" will go on trial for crimes against humanity. "Duch" was commander of the Toul Sleng prison ...

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13 Jan 2017 | 11:00 am

Human Security Through Formal Trials: Some Evidence from Southeast Asia - CSS Resources (blog)


Human Security Through Formal Trials: Some Evidence from Southeast Asia
CSS Resources (blog)
They are Nuon Chea (Khmer Rouge regime's No.2 man); Khieu Samphan (Khmer Rouge head of state), and Duch the chief executioner of the notorious Khmer Rouge prison called Tuol Sleng. In contrast, the SPSC succeeded in convicting only a small ...

13 Jan 2017 | 2:30 am

We and Pol Pot - The American Conservative


The American Conservative

We and Pol Pot
The American Conservative
One former prisoner of the Khmer Rouge, a French academic, testified at the trial of “Comrade Duch” how shocked he was to discover that Duch had personally beaten prisoners. That's when François Bizot realized his error, as journalist Thierry ...

29 Dec 2016 | 9:04 pm

Former Khmer Rouge guerrillas who turned to God now ask for forgiveness - The Christian Times


The Christian Times

Former Khmer Rouge guerrillas who turned to God now ask for forgiveness
The Christian Times
(Wikimedia Commons/Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia)Kaing Guek Eav alias Duch during the second day of the Supreme Court Chamber Appeal Hearing, March 29, 2011. Many former members of the notorious Khmer Rouge who have ...

28 Dec 2016 | 7:09 am

As Khmer Rouge guerrillas in the '70s, they took part in genocide. Now, as Christians, they ask for forgiveness - Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

As Khmer Rouge guerrillas in the '70s, they took part in genocide. Now, as Christians, they ask for forgiveness
Los Angeles Times
Perhaps the most notorious cadre-turned-Christian is Kaing Guek Eav, better known by his alias Duch, who oversaw the torture and execution of some 20,000 Cambodians at the notorious Tuol Sleng prison camp. Sentenced to life in prison by the tribunal, ...

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26 Dec 2016 | 6:28 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

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 ...
Duch Says Was Ordered to 'Exterminate Everybody' at Security CenterVOA Khmer (English)
Nuon Chea Ordered Immolation of Westerners, Duch SaysThe Cambodia Daily
Cambodian Khmer Rouge cadre says Westerners 'burnt to ashes' on ...Reuters
The Phnom Penh Post
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9 Jun 2016 | 11:14 am

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