Cambodia News: Ieng Thirith

Document hunter wins human rights award - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Document hunter wins human rights award
The Phnom Penh Post
Instead, he said, he went to Sary's door, knocked, and simply asked to see his wife, Ieng Thirith, also a senior figure in the Khmer Rouge. It was a kind of “threat” in return, Chhang said, to show he would not be cowed. Under the Khmer Rouge, Chhang ...

3 May 2017 | 7:22 pm

Finding Justice in Cambodia: Too Little, Too Late? - Diplomatic Courier


Diplomatic Courier

Finding Justice in Cambodia: Too Little, Too Late?
Diplomatic Courier
... figures have been tried: Kaing Guek Eav, also known as Duch, who ran the infamous S-21 security center; Nuon Chea, the regime's second-in-command; Ieng Sary, its foreign minister; Ieng Thirith, social affairs minister; and chief-of-state Khieu Samphan.

25 Mar 2017 | 11:44 pm

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


The Cambodia Daily

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

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29 Nov 2016 | 11:28 pm

Khmer Rouge leaders have life sentences upheld for atrocities - Sky News


Sky News

Khmer Rouge leaders have life sentences upheld for atrocities
Sky News
Their two co-defendants, Ieng Sary, the third-ranking Khmer Rouge leader and its foreign minister, and his wife, Ieng Thirith, died during the first phase of their trial. Seak Ny, 64, whose husband died of starvation under the regime, said: "I waited ...
Cambodia: UN Tribunal Rejects Appeal of Ex-Khmer Rouge LeadersThe Diplomat
Cambodian Supreme Court Upholds Life Sentences For Khmer Rouge LeadersHuffington Post
Jailing of Khmer Rouge leaders 'sends message to North Korea' - UN envoyReuters UK
International Business Times, Singapore Edition -South China Morning Post
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23 Nov 2016 | 9:54 am

A Mother Remembers Ieng Thirith's Brutal Gender Policy | Khmer ... - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

A Mother Remembers Ieng Thirith's Brutal Gender Policy | Khmer ...
Khmer Times
Mey Ran worked as a medic for Khmer Rouge fighters in Pailin during the civil war, up until the detente in 1996. Khmer Rouge policies kept her separate from ...

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30 Aug 2015 | 10:12 am

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


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 movement's leader, Pol Pot, she was a Sorbonne-educated Shakespeare scholar but went on to ...
Ieng Thirith, 'First Lady' of the Khmer Rouge, Dies at 83TIME
Ieng Thirith dies at 83; accused in brutal Khmer Rouge regimeLos Angeles Times
Hundreds Bid Farewell to Ieng Thirith in PailinThe Cambodia Daily
The Phnom Penh Post -Radio Free Asia -Asian Correspondent
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24 Aug 2015 | 2:11 pm

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


New York Times

Ieng Thirith, Khmer Rouge Minister in Cambodia, Dies at 83
New York Times
As minister of social affairs, Ms. Ieng Thirith was the most powerful woman in the Khmer Rouge. She was married to Ieng Sary, who was foreign minister and deputy prime minister. He died in 2013. Both she and her husband were part of a group of young ...
Ieng Thirith dead: Former 'first lady' of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime dies aged 83The Independent
Ieng Thirith, a leader of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime, dies at 83Washington Post
Ieng Thirith was top woman in inner circle of Cambodia's Khmer RougeThe Globe and Mail
ABC Online -Daily Mail
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22 Aug 2015 | 4:26 pm

Ieng Thirith, "première dame" du régime des Khmers rouges est morte - BFMTV.COM


BFMTV.COM

Ieng Thirith, "première dame" du régime des Khmers rouges est morte
BFMTV.COM
Ieng Thirith lors de l'enterrement d'un dignitaire Khmer rouge, le 21 mars 2013. - Tang Chhin Sothy - AFP. L'ancienne "Première dame" du régime meurtrier cambodgien des Khmers rouges est décédée samedi, a annoncé le tribunal de Phnom Penh parrainé ...
Ieng Thirith, ministre des Affaires sociales du régime khmer rouge ...Cambodge Post

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22 Aug 2015 | 7:40 am

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


Aljazeera.com (blog)

Khmer Rouge's 'first lady' Ieng Thirith dies
Aljazeera.com (blog)
Ieng Thirith - the sister-in-law of Pol Pot - has died in her home in Pailin province, one of the last strongholds of the Khmer Rouge. She was 83. She died at 10:30am local time on Saturday, her lawyer Phat Pouv Seang told Al Jazeera. She had been ...

22 Aug 2015 | 4:48 am

Khmer Rouge leaders facing trial - BBC News


New York Times

Khmer Rouge leaders facing trial
BBC News
Three main leaders - Nuon Chea, Khieu Samphan and Ieng Sary - will be in court. Another, Ieng Thirith, has been found incapable of standing trial because of ill health. Former Khmer Rouge prison chief Kaing Guek Eav, better known as Comrade Duch, was ...
UN Court in Cambodia Recommends Freeing Defendant Ill With DementiaNew York Times
Only female Khmer Rouge defendant freedTelegraph.co.uk
Faces of evil: Three most senior Khmer Rouge figures who 'called the shots in Killing Fields massacres' go on trial ...Daily Mail
UN News Centre -Reuters -The Independent
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18 Nov 2011 | 7:31 am