Cambodia News: Khieu Samphan

Conviction of Genocidal Leaders in Cambodia Is Better Late Than Never - Daily Signal

Conviction of Genocidal Leaders in Cambodia Is Better Late Than Never  Daily Signal

A United Nations-backed war crimes tribunal issued a verdict last month in a case involving two Khmer Rouge leaders, finding them guilty of genocide in ...

12 Dec 2018 | 10:34 am

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal Must be Allowed to Finish its Work - The Cambodia Daily

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal Must be Allowed to Finish its Work  The Cambodia Daily

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, otherwise known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, is confronted to a strategic, legal and political ...

7 Dec 2018 | 8:59 pm

Can the world stop genocide? - The Economist

Can the world stop genocide?  The Economist

SQUATTING ON a UN refugee agency mat, clutching her listless two-year-old, Setera Bibi tells her story. Last year, at 4am on August 25th, the 23-year-old was ...

7 Dec 2018 | 6:00 pm

A genocide tribunal of 'extraordinary injustice' - Asia Times

A genocide tribunal of 'extraordinary injustice'  Asia Times

Last month, the UN-backed Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), more commonly known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, delivered a ...

4 Dec 2018 | 10:09 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

Will justice heal Cambodia's grievous wounds? - Al-Arabiya

Will justice heal Cambodia's grievous wounds?  Al-Arabiya

Those who believe that justice will be done, no matter how late, and that the oppressor will be punished, found this manifest earlier this month. Was.

1 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Buddha Buzz Weekly: Dec. 1, 2018 - Tricycle

Buddha Buzz Weekly: Dec. 1, 2018  Tricycle

Tibetan religious leaders postpone conference, Buddhist groups aid wildfire victims, and Khmer Rouge leaders are found guilty of genocide.

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

International justice: tackling impunity in Asia | The Interpreter - The Interpreter

International justice: tackling impunity in Asia | The Interpreter  The Interpreter

Trials in Cambodia, while fraught, may help deliver accountability for crimes against humanity across the region.

29 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

'Terrorist' Serey to 'halt activities' and form party if Kem Sokha 'released' - The Phnom Penh Post

'Terrorist' Serey to 'halt activities' and form party if Kem Sokha 'released'  The Phnom Penh Post

Sam Serey, the leader of the Khmer National Liberation Front (KNLF), who is accused by authorities of being an armed rebel leader against the government of ...

27 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

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced - dailymirror.lk

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced  dailymirror.lk

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced, The sentencing of the two senior most living leaders of the murderous Khmer Rouge regime of Kampuchea ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Justice in Cambodia - The Japan Times

Justice in Cambodia  The Japan Times

Japan should press Phnom Penh to continue its pursuit of justice, to protect the integrity of the tribunal and the human rights of the Cambodian people.

25 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

No country for old criminals, unless your name is Imelda opinion November 23, 2018 01:00 - The Nation

No country for old criminals, unless your name is Imelda opinion November 23, 2018 01:00  The Nation

Ferdinand Marcos and his wife Imelda were strong believers in luck and numerology; seven was the lucky number for the late dictator, a belief he passed down ...

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge's Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Khmer Rouge's Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (New York Times) — Many of the foot soldiers for the Khmer Rouge remain in Cambodia's remote reaches, each with a chronicle of ...

23 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Like Cambodia, Syria Isn't a Mistake | Asharq AL-awsat - Asharq Al-awsat English

Like Cambodia, Syria Isn't a Mistake | Asharq AL-awsat  Asharq Al-awsat English

Better late than never! This is what comes to mind when one reads the latest news from Phnom Penh, the Cambodian capital, where two leaders of the Khmer ...

23 Nov 2018 | 12:15 am

What Should Syrians Learn from Cambodians? - Enab Baladi

What Should Syrians Learn from Cambodians?  Enab Baladi

Mansour Omari Translated from Arabic by Enab Baladi. “Uncertainty was the worst I have suffered. He who works hard, is forced to work to death, and he who ...

22 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

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 | 2:00 am

Politics this week - The Economist

Politics this week  The Economist

The hard Brexiteers in Britain's Conservative Party opposed to Theresa May's Brexit deal with the EU struggled to get enough support to depose her. The deal ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Two Decades On, Cambodia’s Revolutionary Capital Embraces Capitalism and Karaoke - VOA Khmer

Two Decades On, Cambodia’s Revolutionary Capital Embraces Capitalism and Karaoke  VOA Khmer

From the Pouy Ta Mok lookout high in the Dangrek Mountains, visitors can see for miles — a sweeping panorama of farms, forests, and bushfires. What the ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Era in the Spotlight with Guilty Verdicts - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Era in the Spotlight with Guilty Verdicts  The Diplomat

PHNOM PENH – Last week, around four decades after a Vietnamese invasion ended the tyranny of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia, a United Nations-backed ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

We must never forget Pol Pot, or his two million victims - The Conservative Woman

We must never forget Pol Pot, or his two million victims  The Conservative Woman

Sometimes justice comes late, but if the crime is terrible enough, the world should still pay attention. A United Nations tribunal has just found two of the most ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders get life terms - The Manila Times

Khmer Rouge leaders get life terms  The Manila Times

The United Nations-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal on Friday convicted two surviving Khmer Rouge leaders — Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan — to life ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian official says Khmer Rouge tribunal's work is done - Parker City News

Cambodian official says Khmer Rouge tribunal's work is done  Parker City News

A top Cambodian government official has reiterated his government's intention to end the work of the U.N.-backed tribunal that last week convicted the.

20 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

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  Khmer Times

The UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal on Friday convicted two surviving Khmer Rouge leaders – Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan – to life imprisonment for ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia says Khmer Rouge tribunal is done - Newcastle Herald

Cambodia says Khmer Rouge tribunal is done  Newcastle Herald

Cambodia has reiterated it intends to end the work of the UN-backed tribunal that last week convicted the last two surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge of gen...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Convictions of Pol Pot loyalists a win for ICC - Big News Network

Convictions of Pol Pot loyalists a win for ICC  Big News Network

It is the first time that any of Pol Pot senior officials of the Communist Party of Kampuchea have been convicted of genocide.

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia genocide verdict a warning to other perpetrators, says US - The Malaysian Insight

Cambodia genocide verdict a warning to other perpetrators, says US  The Malaysian Insight

THE US has welcomed Cambodia's landmark genocide verdict and said it served as a warning that perpetrators of mass atrocities, “even those at the highest ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Xi woos Pacific islands to curb Taiwan's influence - Politiko

Xi woos Pacific islands to curb Taiwan's influence  Politiko

Chinese leader Xi Jinping will sit down with seven Pacific island allies Friday, doling out attention and perhaps some largesse in the hope of convincing more ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Experts Weigh the Record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal - U.S. News & World Report

Experts Weigh the Record of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal  U.S. News & World Report

Experts consider the costs and benefits of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal, which has tried and convicted a total of three defendants over nine years at a cost ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Top Asian News 4:47 a.m. GMT - Yahoo News

Top Asian News 4:47 a.m. GMT  Yahoo News

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — China's leader Xi Jinping and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence traded barbs in speeches to a summit of world ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Around the world - Arizona Daily Star

Around the world  Arizona Daily Star

BEIJING — A bishop who has resisted demands to join China's Communist Party-controlled church body has been taken into custody, a Catholic news *service* ...

16 Nov 2018 | 7:11 pm

Symbolic funeral for Khashoggi, last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide, and other news in pictures - The Hindu

Symbolic funeral for Khashoggi, last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide, and other news in pictures  The Hindu

5 p.m. Khashoggi family plans his funeralSaudi Arabia's public prosecutor is seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged in the murder of journalist ...

16 Nov 2018 | 5:38 am

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST - Washington Post

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST  Washington Post

Remembering the sweet life of a town wiped out by wildfire. PARADISE, Calif. — There's a sweet legend about this town: On a blazing summer day in the 1850s, ...

16 Nov 2018 | 5:07 am

UK braces for more Brexit turmoil; Bezos warning for employees - Delano.lu

UK braces for more Brexit turmoil; Bezos warning for employees  Delano.lu

Zuckerberg fires PR firm; Beyoncé buys out Green; Khmer Rouge pair guilty; and lost Disney film found. Delano's breakfast briefing ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Sleet or freezing rain? See the difference - Action News Now

Sleet or freezing rain? See the difference  Action News Now

Snow, sleet and freezing rain are all forms of winter precipitation. CNN's Jennifer Gray explains what sets these weather conditions apart.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Two of oldest-living Khmer Rouge leaders convicted, sentenced to life - UPI News

Two of oldest-living Khmer Rouge leaders convicted, sentenced to life  UPI News

Two senior leaders of the Khmer Rouge were convicted Friday for genocide that led to more than 1.7 million deaths in Cambodia after the Vietnam War.

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

The Early Edition: November 16, 2018 - Just Security

The Early Edition: November 16, 2018  Just Security

Signup to receive the Early Edition in your inbox here. Before the start of business, Just Security provides a curated summary.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

The Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences - KFVS

The Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences  KFVS

The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Full Text: Historic Judgment against Genocide in Cambodia - Sri Lanka Guardian

Full Text: Historic Judgment against Genocide in Cambodia  Sri Lanka Guardian

( November 16, 2018, Phnom Penh, Sri Lanka Guardian) Today, the Trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) convicted ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Xi Flexes Muscle in Asia as Trump Stays Home - Bloomberg

Xi Flexes Muscle in Asia as Trump Stays Home  Bloomberg

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16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide - The Advocate

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide  The Advocate

A UN-backed court has found two leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge guilty of genocide, almost four decades after the ultra-Maoist regime which oversaw the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide and war crimes in historic ruling - The Independent

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide and war crimes in historic ruling  The Independent

The only two surviving leaders of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime have been found guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes, in a ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Read the next article 10 things you need to know today: November 16, 2018 Harold Maass - The Week Magazine

Read the next article 10 things you need to know today: November 16, 2018 Harold Maass  The Week Magazine

Florida's secretary of state on Thursday ordered an unprecedented statewide hand recount of ballots cast in the state's Senate race between incumbent Sen.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

News Daily: May fights on, and more missing in California fires - BBC News

News Daily: May fights on, and more missing in California fires  BBC News

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign-up here. Michael Gove outside 10 Downing Street Image copyright Reuters. May fights on, but what about Gove ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Friday briefing: Brexit deal – May digs in at the crease - The Guardian

Friday briefing: Brexit deal – May digs in at the crease  The Guardian

Hard Brexiters openly threaten to topple PM … fears for 600 people in California wildfires … and hear Michelle Obama read from her new memoir.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Top Asian News 4:59 a.m. GMT - Yahoo News

Top Asian News 4:59 a.m. GMT  Yahoo News

The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison. The elderly Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan are ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment at 10:20 pm EST - WTOP

Update on the latest news, sports, business and entertainment at 10:20 pm EST  WTOP

CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES-THE LATEST The Latest: Authorities: 631 people unaccounted for in fire MAGALIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say that 631 people are ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

AP Top News at 10:07 p.m. EST - Tampa Bay Times

AP Top News at 10:07 p.m. EST  Tampa Bay Times

WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Attorney General Matt Whitaker told Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham in a meeting on Thursday that special counsel Robert ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST - Idaho Statesman

AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EST  Idaho Statesman

California town's wildfire evacuation plan raises questions. MAGALIA, Calif. (AP) — Ten years ago, as two wildfires advanced on Paradise, residents jumped into ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge leaders may be tribunal's last gasp - The Wichita Eagle

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge leaders may be tribunal's last gasp  The Wichita Eagle

The U.N.-backed tribunal judging the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 million Cambodians will issue ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Top Asian News 4:29 a.m. GMT - Yahoo News UK

Top Asian News 4:29 a.m. GMT  Yahoo News UK

SINGAPORE (AP) — America has a steadfast and enduring commitment to the Indo-Pacific region but wants cooperation, not control, U.S. Vice President Mike ...

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

40 years on, Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict - Al Jazeera English

40 years on, Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict  Al Jazeera English

Tribunal to decide Friday whether Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan are guilty of genocide against Cham Muslims, Vietnamese.

13 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict - UCA News

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict  UCA News

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

8 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

ECCC to announce next verdict - Khmer Times

ECCC to announce next verdict  Khmer Times

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia on Nov. 16 will announce its judgement on former Khmer Rouge leaders.

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal « LRB blog - London Review of Books

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal « LRB blog  London Review of Books

Hun Sen, whose Cambodian People's Party took every seat in the national assembly in last month's elections, is the world's longest-serving prime minister ...

29 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders ruled fit to face court - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge leaders ruled fit to face court  The Phnom Penh Post

Elderly Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan have been found fit to hear a judgment in the second trial against them, in which they stand ...

1 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

In Final Stand at Khmer Rouge Tribunal, Khieu Samphan Remains Defiant - The Cambodia Daily

In Final Stand at Khmer Rouge Tribunal, Khieu Samphan Remains Defiant  The Cambodia Daily

Former Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan remained defiant in his final stand in court on Friday, claiming accusations that his regime exterminated its ...

26 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

'We did not exterminate our people': Defiant Khieu Samphan gives final statements at Khmer Rouge tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

'We did not exterminate our people': Defiant Khieu Samphan gives final statements at Khmer Rouge tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

In the last words the Khmer Rouge tribunal will hear before a verdict is issued in Case 002/02, former Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan said he was ...

23 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

Khieu Samphan defence calls for acquittal at Khmer Rouge tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

Khieu Samphan defence calls for acquittal at Khmer Rouge tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

In a 550-page closing brief submitted to the Khmer Rouge tribunal's Trial Chamber, the defence team for Khieu Samphan, former Khmer Rouge head of state, ...

22 May 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodian court upholds life terms for top Khmer Rouge leaders - CNBC

Cambodian court upholds life terms for top Khmer Rouge leaders  CNBC

A top Cambodian court has upheld the life sentences of the two most senior surviving members of the Khmer Rouge regime, which was responsible for the ...

23 Nov 2016 | 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