Cambodia News: Ieng Sary

Next Article Tug-of-war over ECCC archives - Khmer Times

Next Article Tug-of-war over ECCC archives  Khmer Times

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal is now slowly wrapping up obligations, leading to concern over where its archives will be stored.

11 Sep 2019 | 2:11 pm

Eking out a living off dwindling gem deposits - Khmer Times

Eking out a living off dwindling gem deposits  Khmer Times

Once a buzzing hub of miners digging for gems, Sala Krao district in Pailin province has become quiet as its deposits of precious stones dwindles. Miners here ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea in Our Space of Peace - Khmer Times

Nuon Chea in Our Space of Peace  Khmer Times

The recent death of Nuon Chea is a boost to the prospect for peace and reconciliation in this country. The infamous Khmer Rouge ideologue was declared dead ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea's death highlights importance of Khmer Rouge Tribunal - Nikkei Asian Review

Nuon Chea's death highlights importance of Khmer Rouge Tribunal  Nikkei Asian Review

In July 2006, when I started my *service* as a U.N. investigator in the Office of Co-Prosecutors at Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal, national co-prosecutor Chea ...

16 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

ECCC ends Nuon Chea proceedings - Khmer Times

ECCC ends Nuon Chea proceedings  Khmer Times

Proceedings against Nuon Chea, who died on August 4 at the age 93, are terminated, by the ECCC.

15 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge genocide: Nuon Chea's death has major implications for justice in Cambodia - The Conversation UK

Khmer Rouge genocide: Nuon Chea's death has major implications for justice in Cambodia  The Conversation UK

Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's second-in-command in Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, died on August 4 aged 93. Following Pol Pot's death in 1998, he was the most senior ...

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Death of Khmer Rouge leader does little for justice - La Croix International

Death of Khmer Rouge leader does little for justice  La Croix International

Death of Khmer Rouge leader does little for justice. Two life sentences are the only punishments handed out to those who headed Cambodia's murderous ...

9 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea: Remembering the Legacy of the Khmer Rouge's Chief Ideologue - The Diplomat

Nuon Chea: Remembering the Legacy of the Khmer Rouge's Chief Ideologue  The Diplomat

Nuon Chea, a Cambodian politician and a chief ideologue as part of the notorious Khmer Rouge, died Sunday at age 93 after a brief stay in a Phnom Penh hotel ...

6 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea Dies at 93, Ending Hopes of Closure For Cambodia’s Victims of Khmer Rouge - Radio Free Asia

Nuon Chea Dies at 93, Ending Hopes of Closure For Cambodia’s Victims of Khmer Rouge  Radio Free Asia

Nuon Chea, the right-hand man to the Khmer Rouge's late leader, Pol Pot, has died at the age of 93 while serving a life sentence in prison, putting an end to his ...

5 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea, Khmer Rouge’s Chief Ideologist, Dies at 93 - The New York Times

Nuon Chea, Khmer Rouge’s Chief Ideologist, Dies at 93  The New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Nuon Chea, the most senior surviving member of the Khmer Rouge, who was convicted of genocide and crimes against humanity ...

4 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Of justice and genocide - La Croix International

Of justice and genocide  La Croix International

Of justice and genocide. From Cambodia to Myanmar, genocide scholars have their work cut out.

23 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

KR leader Nuon Chea hospitalised - The Phnom Penh Post

KR leader Nuon Chea hospitalised  The Phnom Penh Post

The Khmer Rouge's Brother Number Two Nuon Chea is being cared for at the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital after being sent for emergency treatment on ...

8 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

At Washington’s Byrde + the b, London artists examine Southeast Asia through photography, graffiti - Torrington Register Citizen

At Washington’s Byrde + the b, London artists examine Southeast Asia through photography, graffiti  Torrington Register Citizen

WASHINGTON — Byrde + the b announces an exhibition of London based artists Carolin Becker and Simon Harrison opening Friday, July 5 from 5:30 to 7:30 ...

26 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Procedural Deadlock Leaves Future of Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Doubt - Voice of America

Procedural Deadlock Leaves Future of Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Doubt  Voice of America

Almost 13 years and $300 million after it was established, the U.N.-backed tribunal prosecuting Khmer Rouge atrocities has less than a year remaining in its ...

20 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Lee Hsien Loong Disrespectful of Khmer Rouge victims - Khmer Times

Lee Hsien Loong Disrespectful of Khmer Rouge victims  Khmer Times

On 31 May 2019, on his Facebook page, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong described about his letter to Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to ...

3 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

How Cambodia’s Day of Remembrance for Genocide Victims Has Always Been Complicated by Politics - TIME

How Cambodia’s Day of Remembrance for Genocide Victims Has Always Been Complicated by Politics  TIME

Once known as the Day of Hate, the annual observance has a complicated political history. Here's what to know.

20 May 2019 | 3:00 am

The bloody worldwide legacy of China’s Great Helmsman - Evening Standard

The bloody worldwide legacy of China’s Great Helmsman  Evening Standard

Following the French Jacobins, Russian Bolsheviks sought to inter-nationalise their road to revolution, but neither movement was as successful as China's ...

28 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Maoism marches on: the revolutionary idea that still shapes the world - The Guardian

Maoism marches on: the revolutionary idea that still shapes the world  The Guardian

The west has assumed that Maoism, like Soviet communism, has been left in the dust: no European rebels these days carry a Little Red Book. But the ideology is ...

16 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

US, China Face Off Over Legacy in Cambodia - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

US, China Face Off Over Legacy in Cambodia  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Almost half a century ago, the U.S.-backed Gen. Lon Nol led a coup in March 1970, overthrowing Cambodia's King Norodom Sihanouk while the monarch ...

9 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

The war in Cambodia was a 'war of justice': Vietnamese General - Viet Nam News

The war in Cambodia was a 'war of justice': Vietnamese General  Viet Nam News

40 years ago, on January 7, 1979, the Vietnamese People's Army in co-ordination with the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation, deposed Pol Pot, ...

4 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Resident Nikki Singer At Work In Cambodia Peace Gallery - The Newtown Bee

Resident Nikki Singer At Work In Cambodia Peace Gallery  The Newtown Bee

“I arrived in Cambodia with a sense that tribunals and proceeding with criminal cases against the people who led the Khmer Rouge would be a pathway for ...

2 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Vietnam's Invasion of Cambodia, Revisited - The Diplomat

Vietnam's Invasion of Cambodia, Revisited  The Diplomat

On the morning of January 7, 1979 a small unit of the Vietnamese army swept into Phnom Penh virtually without firing a shot and ended the violent reign of the ...

1 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind - TIME

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind  TIME

On Nov. 16, a fraught war crimes tribunal in Cambodia found former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan guilty of genocide.

30 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Judges Split on Whether Cambodia Tribunal Can Pursue Khmer Rouge Commander - The New York Times

Judges Split on Whether Cambodia Tribunal Can Pursue Khmer Rouge Commander  The New York Times

BANGKOK — Cambodian and foreign investigating judges issued conflicting rulings on Wednesday on whether a United Nations-backed tribunal, which this ...

28 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

National Assembly president Heng Samrin book released - The Phnom Penh Post

National Assembly president Heng Samrin book released  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Assembly on Monday launched The People's Struggle: Cambodia Reborn, a biography describing the early life and struggle of current National ...

27 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodian-UN war crimes trials finally over - Daily Mirror

Cambodian-UN war crimes trials finally over  Daily Mirror

Finally, finally, the over-long, 10-year trials of the leaders of the murderous Khmer Rouge leadership of Cambodia are over. The two defendants, Nuon Chea and ...

24 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal: Will Chea and Samphan's appeals bring the trials to an end? - ABC News

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal: Will Chea and Samphan's appeals bring the trials to an end?  ABC News

Last week the Khmer Rouge tribunal handed down a historic verdict against two elderly leaders of the regime that claimed at least 1.7 million lives, legally ...

22 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

ECCC to soon determine role of Meas Muth - Khmer Times

ECCC to soon determine role of Meas Muth  Khmer Times

Judges of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia are expected to issue closing order against former Khmer Rouge navy commander Meas Muth ...

20 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

A Long Time Coming: Understanding the Landmark Ruling from the Khmer Rouge Trials - Just Security

A Long Time Coming: Understanding the Landmark Ruling from the Khmer Rouge Trials  Just Security

On Friday morning in Phnom Penh, the Trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC)—more commonly known as the Khmer ...

19 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, UN-backed court rules - The Irish Times

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, UN-backed court rules  The Irish Times

Court finds 1975-79 regime targeted Cham and Vietnamese people to create 'an atheistic and homogenous society without class divisions'

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

UN War Tribunal Jails Cambodia Khmer Rouge Leaders For Life on Genocide Charges - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

UN War Tribunal Jails Cambodia Khmer Rouge Leaders For Life on Genocide Charges  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

A U.N.-backed war crimes tribunal on Friday found the last two surviving top leaders of Cambodia's notorious 1970s Khmer Rouge regime guilty of genocide, ...

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide - BBC News

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide  BBC News

For the first time, two leaders of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia have been convicted of genocide. His deputy Nuon Chea, 92, and head of state ...

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

The Khmer Rouge Trials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - The Diplomat

The Khmer Rouge Trials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly  The Diplomat

Irrespective of what the United Nations says, on November 16, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), better known as the Khmer ...

14 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodians await crucial tribunal finding into 1970s brutal Khmer Rouge regime - The Conversation AU

Cambodians await crucial tribunal finding into 1970s brutal Khmer Rouge regime  The Conversation AU

A day of judgement is fast approaching for two now-elderly central figures in the Khmer Rouge regime of the 1970s. But part of the judgement due on Friday, ...

14 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Verdict Due Against Khmer Rouge Leaders for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity - VOA Khmer

Verdict Due Against Khmer Rouge Leaders for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity  VOA Khmer

The verdict this Friday focuses on charges of crimes against humanity and genocide committed at worksites, cooperatives, security centers and execution sites, ...

13 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

The former chief interrogator and torturer for Cambodias Khmer Rouge has been discharged from hospital after a health scare that lasted weeks, an official told ...

13 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict - La Croix International

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict  La Croix International

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict. Surviving Khmer Rouge leaders face judgment over the slaughter of Muslim Chams and ethnic Vietnamese, ...

6 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Convicted Khmer Rouge-era prison chief hospitalised in Phnom Penh - Al Jazeera English

Convicted Khmer Rouge-era prison chief hospitalised in Phnom Penh  Al Jazeera English

Duch, 76, was given a life sentence for crimes against humanity after first trial at UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal.

24 Oct 2018 | 3:00 am

What was the Khmer Rouge regime, who was Pol Pot and how many people died in the mass killings? - The Sun

What was the Khmer Rouge regime, who was Pol Pot and how many people died in the mass killings?  The Sun

The Khmer Rouge seized power in Cambodia after the civil war in 1975 with Pol Pot emerging as the communist regime's ruthless tyrant which set about wiping ...

9 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am

International Criminal Law Roundup: Part II - Just Security

International Criminal Law Roundup: Part II  Just Security

This is Part II of an international criminal law roundup focused on the ad hoc international and hybrid tribunals. Part I was dedicated to developments at the ICC.

7 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leader Ieng Sary had US$20m in Hong Kong account - South China Morning Post

Khmer Rouge leader Ieng Sary had US$20m in Hong Kong account  South China Morning Post

The death of Ieng Sary - one of three Khmer Rouge leaders accused of genocide and war crimes before a tribunal in Phnom Penh - may have also killed off ...

5 Jul 2018 | 3:23 am

Can Cambodia stay competitive with so many public holidays? - The Phnom Penh Post

Can Cambodia stay competitive with so many public holidays?  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia likely became the country with the largest number of public holidays in the world on Tuesday, raising questions about the ability of Cambodia to stay ...

22 Feb 2018 | 3:00 am

'Day of Anger' becomes Kingdom's latest national holiday - The Phnom Penh Post

'Day of Anger' becomes Kingdom's latest national holiday  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia, the country with quite possibly the most public holidays of any nation in the world, has just added one more – and a controversial one at that.

20 Feb 2018 | 3:00 am

Despite the controversy, the Khmer Rouge Tribunal is a success - The Interpreter

Despite the controversy, the Khmer Rouge Tribunal is a success  The Interpreter

There are many other yardsticks for judging the achievements of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal beyond just counting convictions.

19 Jan 2018 | 3:00 am

As PM recycles policy, who wins? - The Phnom Penh Post

As PM recycles policy, who wins?  The Phnom Penh Post

With the government wielding the threat of dissolution over the Cambodia National Rescue Party, Prime Minister Hun Sen has returned to a familiar trope rooted ...

9 Nov 2017 | 3:00 am

Keeping the peace in a post Khmer Rouge era - The Phnom Penh Post

Keeping the peace in a post Khmer Rouge era  The Phnom Penh Post

The disarmament of the Khmer Rouge was an ambitious, internationally driven mission. The xenophobic communist regime, which rose to power in 1975 and ...

7 Jul 2017 | 3:00 am

Celebrated historian Michael Vickery dies, 86 - The Phnom Penh Post

Celebrated historian Michael Vickery dies, 86  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia bid farewell to a giant of Southeast Asian scholarship on Thursday with the death of the American historian Michael Vickery in Battambang, where his ...

3 Jul 2017 | 3:00 am

Youk Chhang: A Cambodian National Treasure - The Diplomat

Youk Chhang: A Cambodian National Treasure  The Diplomat

Leading by example, he taught a nation how to forgive without forgetting.

27 Apr 2017 | 3:00 am

Jailing of Khmer Rouge leaders 'sends message to North Korea': U.N. envoy - Reuters

Jailing of Khmer Rouge leaders 'sends message to North Korea': U.N. envoy  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A Cambodian Supreme Court chamber on Wednesday upheld a life sentence for two top cadres of the 1970s Khmer Rouge found ...

22 Nov 2016 | 3:00 am

Digesting the Details Long After a Dinner with Pol Pot - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Digesting the Details Long After a Dinner with Pol Pot  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

History would prove the Swedes wrong, though Bergström himself disavowed the Khmer Rouge in 1979, a year after his return from Cambodia.

4 Oct 2016 | 3:00 am

Files focus on forced marriages under Khmer Rouge - The Phnom Penh Post

Files focus on forced marriages under Khmer Rouge  The Phnom Penh Post

The Khmer Rouge “twisted” marriage to increase their revolutionary population, in effect legitimising rape, according to key documents presented at the Khmer ...

7 Sep 2016 | 3:00 am

A Decade Later, Khmer Rouge Tribunal Leaving a Mixed Legacy - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

A Decade Later, Khmer Rouge Tribunal Leaving a Mixed Legacy  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Some $260 million has been spent on the proceedings since 2006, with only one defendant, Duch, receiving a full sentence for his charges of crimes against ...

21 Jun 2016 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Khmer Rouge leader admits killing four Westerners - BBC News

Cambodia Khmer Rouge leader admits killing four Westerners  BBC News

A former leader of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime admits murdering four unidentified Westerners in the 1970s and burning their bodies.

9 Jun 2016 | 3:00 am

Group of Cambodian Muslims among 'smashed' by Khmer Rouge - Daily Sabah

Group of Cambodian Muslims among 'smashed' by Khmer Rouge  Daily Sabah

Kaing Guek Eav, chairman of the Khmer Rouge's most notorious prison, told the Khmer Rouge tribunal Wednesday of a group of Muslims who were smashed at.

8 Jun 2016 | 3:00 am

Railway Revival Rekindles Memories of Khmer Rouge Evacuation - VOA Khmer (English)

Railway Revival Rekindles Memories of Khmer Rouge Evacuation  VOA Khmer (English)

It serves as a reminder of the regime's use of rail transport in its attempts to force Cambodians into the leadership's vision of the country as an agrarian utopia.

23 May 2016 | 3:00 am

The 10 most ghoulish quotes of Henry Kissinger's gruesome career - Salon

The 10 most ghoulish quotes of Henry Kissinger's gruesome career  Salon

Henry Kissinger's quote released by Wikileaks, "The illegal we do immediately; the unconstitutional takes a little longer," likely brought a smile to his legions of ...

13 Feb 2016 | 3:00 am

Evidence Mounts Over Khmer Rouge Genocide of Muslims and Vietnamese - The Diplomat

Evidence Mounts Over Khmer Rouge Genocide of Muslims and Vietnamese  The Diplomat

Ever since Cambodia's prime minister Hun Sen asked the United Nations in the late 1990s to back his plan for a trial of surviving Khmer Rouge leaders, legal ...

19 Sep 2015 | 3:00 am

Ieng Thirith: Scholar who became the highest-ranked woman in the Khmer Rouge and was later charged with genocide - The Independent

Ieng Thirith: Scholar who became the highest-ranked woman in the Khmer Rouge and was later charged with genocide  The Independent

Ieng Thirith was the highest-ranking woman in the Khmer Rouge, the genocidal regime that oversaw the death of nearly 2m Cambodians. Sister-in-law of the ...

24 Aug 2015 | 3:00 am

Ieng Thirith, Khmer Rouge Minister in Cambodia, Dies at 83 - New York Times

Ieng Thirith, Khmer Rouge Minister in Cambodia, Dies at 83  New York Times

Ms. Ieng Thirith, the most powerful woman in a brutal regime and Pol Pot's sister-in-law, was found unfit for trial in 2012 because of dementia.

23 Aug 2015 | 3:00 am

Trying Guilt - The Cambodia Daily

Trying Guilt  The Cambodia Daily

“The truth is a hard thing to articulate, let alone take responsibility for. Though we have good reason to decry the torturers' failure to speak to the truth, the ...

4 Jul 2015 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge docs shed light on journalists' 1978 visit - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge docs shed light on journalists' 1978 visit  The Phnom Penh Post

An internal Khmer Rouge report posted to the website of the Khmer Rouge tribunal offers a rare glimpse into the unvarnished thinking of the regime – including a ...

19 Mar 2015 | 3:00 am

Past and present collide in Cambodia - PBS NewsHour

Past and present collide in Cambodia  PBS NewsHour

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia -- In recent weeks, from Israel to Europe to the United States, civic and religious leaders and a cluster of survivors, have ...

10 Feb 2015 | 3:00 am

Psychotherapy and Buddhism help heal Cambodia's wounds - BBC News

Psychotherapy and Buddhism help heal Cambodia's wounds  BBC News

A new approach to psychological healing after the genocide in Cambodia combines aspects of psychotherapy with Buddhist meditation.

13 Sep 2014 | 3:00 am

The Genocide That Wasn't | by Stéphanie Giry | NYR Daily - The New York Review of Books

The Genocide That Wasn't | by Stéphanie Giry | NYR Daily  The New York Review of Books

Cambodian students performing a reenactment of a Khmer Rouge massacre as part of the annual day of remembrance, Phnom Penh, May 20, 2014. August 7 ...

25 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am

Justice Evades Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge Trials - Radio Free Asia

Justice Evades Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge Trials  Radio Free Asia

My parents and two brothers were among the estimated two million people killed by execution, forced labor, starvation and illness during the Khmer Rouge ...

12 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am

Profile: Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan - BBC News

Profile: Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan  BBC News

The BBC profiles Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, the two most senior surviving leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime.

7 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am

Pol Pot's Chief Henchmen Face Genocide Charges - the Diplomat

Pol Pot's Chief Henchmen Face Genocide Charges  the Diplomat

Charges of genocide have been pressed against surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge by prosecutors at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of ...

1 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge head of state and Pol Pot right hand man face new genocide charge - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge head of state and Pol Pot right hand man face new genocide charge  Telegraph.co.uk

Khieu Samphan, and Nuon Chea, currently awaiting verdict for war crimes and crimes against humanity, face charges of genocide after 1.7m in the late 1970s.

29 Jul 2014 | 3:00 am

Y Chhien to Be Replaced as Pailin Governor - The Cambodia Daily

Y Chhien to Be Replaced as Pailin Governor  The Cambodia Daily

Y Chhien, who has served as the governor of Pailin province since former Khmer Rouge Foreign Minister Ieng Sary led his rebel forces in the area to defect to ...

30 May 2014 | 3:00 am

Deposed Pol Pot gives interview in the jungle: from the archive, 11 December 1979 - The Guardian

Deposed Pol Pot gives interview in the jungle: from the archive, 11 December 1979  The Guardian

Originally published in the Guardian on 11 December 1979: Ousted leader admits that his regime made mistakes but maintains that only several thousand ...

11 Dec 2013 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Political History - Monthly Review

Cambodian Political History  Monthly Review

The recent history of Cambodia is little known, greatly disputed, and grim. [A]fter U.S.-backed Lon Nol deposed Sihanouk in March 1970…

1 Nov 2013 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders deny responsibility for Cambodia atrocities - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge leaders deny responsibility for Cambodia atrocities  Telegraph.co.uk

Cambodia's top surviving Khmer Rouge leaders refused to admit guilt on Thursday at the end of a landmark two-year trial billed as a chance for reconciliation, ...

31 Oct 2013 | 3:00 am

Cambodia outlaws denial of Khmer Rouge atrocities - Telegraph.co.uk

Cambodia outlaws denial of Khmer Rouge atrocities  Telegraph.co.uk

Cambodia has banned the denial of atrocities committed by the Khmer Rouge regime with a new law, a move the opposition claims is a political attack weeks ...

7 Jun 2013 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leader accepts responsibility for Cambodia's Killing Fields - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge leader accepts responsibility for Cambodia's Killing Fields  Telegraph.co.uk

A leader of the Cambodian Khmer Rouge expressed remorse on Thursday for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 million people during the "Killing Fields" regime in ...

30 May 2013 | 3:00 am

Ieng Sary - The Economist

Ieng Sary  The Economist

Ieng Sary, foreign minister and “Brother No. 3” in Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime, died on March 14th, aged 87.

6 Apr 2013 | 3:00 am

Ieng Sary's Chinese Passport Shows Beijing's Support of KR - The Cambodia Daily

Ieng Sary's Chinese Passport Shows Beijing's Support of KR  The Cambodia Daily

Ieng Sary, the recently deceased foreign minister of the Khmer Rouge, was given a Chinese passport by Beijing after the fall of the Pol Pot regime in 1979, ...

3 Apr 2013 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge ‘Brother Number Two’ Seen Fit for Trial - Radio Free Asia

Khmer Rouge ‘Brother Number Two’ Seen Fit for Trial  Radio Free Asia

Nuon Chea, the former notorious Khmer Rouge regime's chief ideologist, is fit to stand trial for war crimes and genocide, medical experts told Cambodia's ...

25 Mar 2013 | 3:00 am

Hundreds Attend Ex-Khmer Rouge Leader’s Cremation - Radio Free Asia

Hundreds Attend Ex-Khmer Rouge Leader’s Cremation  Radio Free Asia

Some 1,000 mourners attended the cremation Thursday of Cambodia's former Khmer Rouge leader Ieng Sary, who died last week while on trial for genocide ...

21 Mar 2013 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge killer Ieng Sary dies without truth or punishment: Mallick - Toronto Star

Khmer Rouge killer Ieng Sary dies without truth or punishment: Mallick  Toronto Star

The death of an old man, Ieng Sary, “Brother No. 3” of the Khmer Rouge leadership, while on trial for 1970s atrocities in Cambodia, may seem nothing more than ...

18 Mar 2013 | 3:00 am

Ieng Sary, Former Official of Khmer Rouge, Dies at 87 - New York Times

Ieng Sary, Former Official of Khmer Rouge, Dies at 87  New York Times

Ieng Sary, the former foreign minister of the Khmer Rouge who was one of three elderly leaders on trial on charges of genocide, crimes against humanity and ...

14 Mar 2013 | 3:00 am

The Khmer Rouge on Trial: Cambodia's Foreign Ministry Responds - The New York Review of Books

The Khmer Rouge on Trial: Cambodia's Foreign Ministry Responds  The New York Review of Books

Mr. Editor-in-Chief: I wish to respond to an article written by Stéphanie Giry, published on your blog under the title: “Necessary Scapegoats? The Making of the ...

14 Nov 2012 | 3:00 am

The Khmer Rouge Trial in September 2012 - Asian Correspondent

The Khmer Rouge Trial in September 2012  Asian Correspondent

The most important news from the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia this month was, without doubt, the release of Ieng Thirith, 80, known also ...

29 Sep 2012 | 3:00 am

Chilling Evidence in Khmer Rouge Trial - the Diplomat

Chilling Evidence in Khmer Rouge Trial  the Diplomat

Chilling evidence surrounding the barbarity of the Khmer Rouge leadership continues to mount at the Extraordinary Chambers for the Courts in Cambodia ...

29 Aug 2012 | 3:00 am

Funding Cambodia's War Crimes Tribunal - New York Times

Funding Cambodia's War Crimes Tribunal  New York Times

After months of riveting testimony, a war crimes tribunal in Cambodia is struggling to continue its own Nuremberg-style trial of former senior Khmer Rouge ...

28 Aug 2012 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leader denies role in torture prison - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge leader denies role in torture prison  Telegraph.co.uk

A Khmer Rouge leader on trial for crimes against humanity on Wednesday rejected claims from the regime's chief jailer as "untruthful", denying he was ever in ...

18 Apr 2012 | 3:00 am

Key facts on the Khmer Rouge - Aljazeera.com

Key facts on the Khmer Rouge  Aljazeera.com

Upon seizing power in 1975, the Khmer Rouge and their leader Pol Pot began a murderous regime that lasted until 1979.

3 Feb 2012 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leader tells Cambodia court: 'don't call me Brother Number Two' - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge leader tells Cambodia court: 'don't call me Brother Number Two'  Telegraph.co.uk

The former deputy leader of the Khmer Rouge told Cambodia's UN-backed war crimes court on Wednesday that he was never called "Brother Number Two", ...

14 Dec 2011 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea: Khmer Rouge 'were not bad people' - BBC News

Nuon Chea: Khmer Rouge 'were not bad people'  BBC News

Pol Pot's deputy tells a court the Khmer Rouge were not "bad people", blaming deaths of Cambodians under the Maoist regime on Vietnam.

5 Dec 2011 | 3:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge Leader Blames US - New York Times

Ex-Khmer Rouge Leader Blames US  New York Times

Khieu Samphan, the regime's head of state, said U.S. bombing increased radicalism in Cambodia and dared the court to put former King Norodom Sihanouk on ...

23 Nov 2011 | 3:00 am

Documentary evidence used in Khmer Rouge leader's trial - Telegraph.co.uk

Documentary evidence used in Khmer Rouge leader's trial  Telegraph.co.uk

Nuon Chea, known as "Brother Number 2" in the Khmer Rouge regime, was confronted in court with a clip of him calling his victims "traitors" in a 2009 ...

22 Nov 2011 | 3:00 am

UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia hears reparations wish list for Khmer Rouge victims - UN News Centre

UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia hears reparations wish list for Khmer Rouge victims  UN News Centre

Lawyers representing 4000 victims of Khmer Rouge atrocities today presented a wish list for reparations to the United Nations-backed tribunal in Cambodia that ...

19 Oct 2011 | 3:00 am

Scenes From a Khmer Rouge Trial Gone Wrong - The Atlantic

Scenes From a Khmer Rouge Trial Gone Wrong  The Atlantic

The UN-backed tribunal is faltering under corruption and infighting, leaving Cambodians to wonder if they will ever see justice.

21 Sep 2011 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge UN Tribunal Centers on Controversial Amnesty - Voice of America

Khmer Rouge UN Tribunal Centers on Controversial Amnesty  Voice of America

The U.N.-backed war crimes tribunal continued its hearings into the four surviving leaders of Cambodia?s Khmer Rouge movement. Arguments revolved around ...

27 Jun 2011 | 3:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge defend the dark past - BBC News

Ex-Khmer Rouge defend the dark past  BBC News

The BBC's Guy De Launey travels to a former Khmer Rouge stronghold in Cambodia to meet veterans of the brutal regime.

6 Oct 2010 | 3:00 am

Deputy leader of Khmer Rouge indicted for war crimes in Cambodia - Telegraph.co.uk

Deputy leader of Khmer Rouge indicted for war crimes in Cambodia  Telegraph.co.uk

Cambodia's UN-backed tribunal has indicted four former Khmer Rouge leaders for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity, including the regime's ...

16 Sep 2010 | 3:00 am

Cambodia confronts its past as Khmer Rouge killer awaits court's verdict - Independent

Cambodia confronts its past as Khmer Rouge killer awaits court's verdict  Independent

It has been more than 30 years since Khmer Rouge torturers pulled out Chum Mey's toenails and attached electrodes to his head. Barely a day has passed ...

25 Jul 2010 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Confronts the “G” Word - Foreign Policy

Cambodia Confronts the “G” Word  Foreign Policy

The Khmer Rouge liked to say, "When pulling out weeds, remove the roots and all." Fulfilling this dogma, the ultra-Maoist regime killed the babies of supposed ...

8 Jan 2010 | 3:00 am

Tribunal charges Khmer Rouge 'First Lady' with genocide - Reuters

Tribunal charges Khmer Rouge 'First Lady' with genocide  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A U.N.-backed Cambodian war crimes court on Monday charged a fourth top Khmer Rouge cadre with genocide, broadening the ...

21 Dec 2009 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge jailer says ordered killing of children - Reuters

Khmer Rouge jailer says ordered killing of children  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Pol Pot's chief jailer told Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal on Monday that children of inmates at the regime's S-21 prison were ...

8 Jun 2009 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Curse - Foreign Affairs

Cambodia's Curse  Foreign Affairs

JOEL BRINKLEY, former Foreign Affairs Correspondent for The New York Times, is Professor of Journalism at Stanford University. Research for this article was ...

1 Mar 2009 | 3:00 am