Cambodia News: Ieng Sary

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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

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

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

Beijing and Washington bicker over history in Cambodia, blaming each other for the rise of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime.

9 Feb 2019 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Seminar recalls victory of southwest border defence war, genocide - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Seminar recalls victory of southwest border defence war, genocide  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

An Giang (VNA) – A scientific seminar marking the 40th anniversary of the victory of the southwest border defence war and the joint victory of Vietnam and ...

29 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

40th anniversary of Cambodia's victory over Khmer Rouge - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

40th anniversary of Cambodia's victory over Khmer Rouge  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

On January 7, 1979, the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation with the support of the people, along with the great and timely help of Vietnamese ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia, Genocide, and the Beijing Connection - Bitterwinter.org

Cambodia, Genocide, and the Beijing Connection  Bitterwinter.org

The last two survivors of the Khmer Rouge regime have been sentenced to life in prison for genocide. But it's a half victory.

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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

Dogged by political interference, the trials of the those responsible for the deaths of 1.7 million Cambodians could be drawing to a close after officials stated ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Key moments in the trial of two senior Khmer Rouge leaders - FRANCE 24

Key moments in the trial of two senior Khmer Rouge leaders  FRANCE 24

Phnom Penh (AFP). Senior Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan on Friday were sentenced to life in prison on charges of genocide, ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 potentially historic ruling on genocide by a tribunal in Cambodia on Friday could unsettle understandings of the past among Cambodians - and create a ...

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

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

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

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 | 2:00 am

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital - TimesLIVE

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital  TimesLIVE

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

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia - The Independent

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia  The Independent

In 1978, three young men on a gap year strayed into Cambodian waters and were discovered by members of the Khmer Rouge. Holly Baxter retraced the steps ...

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 ...

3 Sep 2018 | 4:44 pm

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 | 2:23 am

EU donates €3.5M to the KR Tribunal , National - The Phnom Penh Post

EU donates €3.5M to the KR Tribunal , National  The Phnom Penh Post

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) announced on Monday that the European Union (EU) has pledged a total of €3.5 million ($4.1 ...

26 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

20 Years After His Death, Cambodians Still Struggle to Put Memories of Pol Pot Behind Them - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

20 Years After His Death, Cambodians Still Struggle to Put Memories of Pol Pot Behind Them  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Khmer Rouge leader's remote final resting place lies all but forgotten, yet many Cambodians cannot escape memories of his rule of terror.

23 Apr 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Koh Trâl: another lie by Sam Rainsy - Khmer Times

Koh Trâl: another lie by Sam Rainsy  Khmer Times

Dear Sir,. On his Facebook page, Sam Rainsy wrote, on 5 February 2018, Hun Sen ceded Koh Tral to Vietnam in 1982. It is pure lie. To rewrite history is typical ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

As PM recycles policy, who wins?, National, Post In-depth, Politics - The Phnom Penh Post

As PM recycles policy, who wins?, National, Post In-depth, Politics  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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Mission Accomplished? - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Mission Accomplished?  The Diplomat

It took 30 years of struggle to make the tribunal happen. Now a new battle begins to fairly judge its legacy.

17 Jul 2017 | 2:00 am

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

Keeping the peace in a post Khmer Rouge era, Supplements  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 | 2:00 am

Making of a strongman: In July 1997, Hun Sen took full control of the country – and his party, National, Post In-depth, Politics - The Phnom Penh Post

Making of a strongman: In July 1997, Hun Sen took full control of the country – and his party, National, Post In-depth, Politics  The Phnom Penh Post

Over two days of bloody armed battles 20 years ago today, forces loyal to Hun Sen routed troops supporting Prince Norodom Ranariddh, marking the moment ...

5 Jul 2017 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Return To War - The Cambodia Daily

Return To War  The Cambodia Daily

Return To War. Twenty years ago next week, Second Prime Minister Hun Sen toppled First Prime Minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh after days of factional ...

30 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Trial of Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan in final stage - Stuff.co.nz

Trial of Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan in final stage  Stuff.co.nz

Phnom Penh Closing arguments have begun at Cambodia's genocide tribunal in the prosecution of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu ...

13 Jun 2017 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Pol Pot Was 'Gentle,' Nephew Tells Khmer Rouge Tribunal - The Cambodia Daily

Pol Pot Was 'Gentle,' Nephew Tells Khmer Rouge Tribunal  The Cambodia Daily

Pol Pot was a “gentle” and friendly person who never used “inappropriate” or abusive words to those around him, his nephew told the Khmer Rouge tribunal on ...

30 Nov 2016 | 2:00 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 ...

23 Nov 2016 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Hor Namhong Was Khmer Rouge Prison Chief, Tribunal Told - The Cambodia Daily

Hor Namhong Was Khmer Rouge Prison Chief, Tribunal Told  The Cambodia Daily

Former Foreign Minister Hor Namhong was chief of the Boeng Trabek prison camp during the Pol Pot regime, not an inmate, a former prisoner whose husband ...

12 Aug 2016 | 2:00 am

20 Years On, Historic Khmer Rouge Defection Remembered - The Cambodia Daily

20 Years On, Historic Khmer Rouge Defection Remembered  The Cambodia Daily

PAILIN PROVINCE – For Y Chhean, a former bodyguard for Pol Pot who went on to command this province on the Thai border, the seeds of the defection he led ...

9 Aug 2016 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Khmer Rouge cadre says Westerners 'burnt to ashes' on his watch - Reuters

Cambodian Khmer Rouge cadre says Westerners 'burnt to ashes' on his watch  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The first member of Cambodia's notorious Khmer Rouge regime jailed for the 1970s “Killing Fields” atrocities admitted on Thursday ...

9 Jun 2016 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Forbidden Thoughts - The Cambodia Daily

Forbidden Thoughts  The Cambodia Daily

In August 1978, as reports of Khmer Rouge atrocities began to flow out of Cambodia, Gunnar Bergstrom arrived in Phnom Penh on a mission. He was hoping to ...

17 Apr 2016 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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

Ieng Thirith, the sister-in-law and close collaborator of the genocidal Cambodian leader Pol Pot, died on Saturday in Pailin, Cambodia. She was 83. Her death ...

23 Aug 2015 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge's 'first lady' Ieng Thirith dies - Aljazeera.com

Khmer Rouge's 'first lady' Ieng Thirith dies  Aljazeera.com

Accused of genocide in Cambodia, senior Khmer Rouge regime member dies at 83 in one of group's last strongholds.

22 Aug 2015 | 2:00 am

How I survived Cambodia's Killing Fields: Acclaimed surgeon SreyRam Kuy celebrates her mother's determination to escape to the US - The Independent

How I survived Cambodia's Killing Fields: Acclaimed surgeon SreyRam Kuy celebrates her mother's determination to escape to the US  The Independent

It was 1978, in Talien, Cambodia, when the Khmer Rouge soldier came for my mother. An acquaintance had betrayed her, informing the Khmer Rouge ...

27 May 2015 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia hurries to prosecute ageing Khmer Rouge leaders - The Conversation

Cambodia hurries to prosecute ageing Khmer Rouge leaders  The Conversation

More than 30 years after they were deposed, the leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge are on trial in the country they once ruled. The body set up to prosecute ...

11 Feb 2014 | 2:00 am

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

From the archive, 11 December 1979: Deposed Pol Pot gives interview in the jungle  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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge territory plays host to tourists at luxury resort - Washington Post

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge territory plays host to tourists at luxury resort  Washington Post

A new luxury resort tries to make it in the heart of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge province.

3 Jul 2013 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Ieng Sary Cremated in Elaborate Funeral Ceremony - The Cambodia Daily

Ieng Sary Cremated in Elaborate Funeral Ceremony  The Cambodia Daily

MALAI DISTRICT, Banteay Meanchey province – Ieng Sary, one of the principal leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime, who died last week in the middle of a war ...

24 Mar 2013 | 2:00 am

Wife of Ieng Sary To Travel for His Funeral - VOA Khmer

Wife of Ieng Sary To Travel for His Funeral  VOA Khmer

Ieng Thirith had been on trial with her husband for atrocity crimes before the UN-backed tribunal found her mentally unfit to stand trial last year.

20 Mar 2013 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Ieng Sary, Khmer Rouge Leader Tied to Genocide, Dies at 87 - New York Times

Ieng Sary, Khmer Rouge Leader Tied to Genocide, 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia wrestles with justice for ex-members of Khmer Rouge - Washington Post

Cambodia wrestles with justice for ex-members of Khmer Rouge  Washington Post

Thim Sam, a former Khmer Rouge soldier in a communist revolution that abolished property, profit and even money, has never tried his luck at the casino that ...

28 Sep 2012 | 2:00 am

Cambodia court orders release of Khmer Rouge 'First Lady' - Telegraph.co.uk

Cambodia court orders release of Khmer Rouge 'First Lady'  Telegraph.co.uk

The most senior woman in the notorious Pol Pot regime, dubbed the "First Lady" of the Khmer Rouge, has been declared unfit to stand trial.

13 Sep 2012 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leader slams 'fairytale' accusations - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge leader slams 'fairytale' accusations  Telegraph.co.uk

A top Khmer Rouge leader accused the prosecution at his historic war crimes trial on Wednesday of telling "fairytales", insisting that most Cambodian people ...

23 Nov 2011 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge Trial Important Catharsis for Cambodia - World Politics Review

Khmer Rouge Trial Important Catharsis for Cambodia  World Politics Review

The start of a U.N.-backed war crimes trial for the four surviving leaders of Khmer Rouge may finally set the stage for Cambodia to bring real closure to the ...

28 Jun 2011 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Khmer Rouge Trial is Justice Delayed - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Khmer Rouge Trial is Justice Delayed  Human Rights Watch

(New York) - The four Khmer Rouge leaders who go on trial on June 27, 2011, should have been brought to justice decades ago, Human Rights Watch said ...

24 Jun 2011 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

A timeline of the Khmer Rouge regime and its aftermath - CNN International

A timeline of the Khmer Rouge regime and its aftermath  CNN International

Phnom Penh, Cambodia (CNN) -- At least 1.7 million people -- nearly a quarter of Cambodia's population -- died under the 1975-1979 Khmer Rouge from ...

26 Jul 2010 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

CAMBODIA Hun Sen could testify at trial of Khmer Rouge - AsiaNews.it

CAMBODIA Hun Sen could testify at trial of Khmer Rouge  AsiaNews.it

The defense team has asked for permission to question the Cambodian prime minister and former king Norodom Sihanouk, because they possess.

3 Feb 2009 | 2:00 am