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22 Jun 2018 | 4:37 pm

Beyond the Cambodian Storms - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Beyond the Cambodian Storms
Khmer Times
He studied in Phnom Penh where he met the people who were to make histories in the society – Cheav Seang Lorn (Lon Nol's son-in-law), Say Chhum (Senate President), Khieu Samphan (former head of the Khmer Rouge) and Sam Nhean (grandfather of ...

24 May 2018 | 12:07 pm

Hun Sen detractors 'will die' - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen detractors 'will die'
The Phnom Penh Post
He also brought up Khieu Samphan, who is serving a life sentence for crimes against humanity for his role as head of state under the Khmer Rouge. “And speaking of Khieu Samphan, on the day of negotiation [for the final surrender of the Khmer Rouge], ...

23 May 2018 | 8:50 pm

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


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 accused of multiple crimes against humanity, including genocide. Chea, the regime's “Brother Number ...

28 Feb 2018 | 10:10 pm

UN approves $8 million to support ECCC - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

UN approves $8 million to support ECCC
Khmer Times
Three former Khmer Rouge leaders, Kaing Guek Eav alias Duch, a former director of S-21, Khieu Samphan, a former head of state, and Nuon Chea, a former chief ideologist, have been sentenced to life imprisonment for the crimes they committed from ...

25 Dec 2017 | 12:51 am

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


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 own people were false Vietnamese propaganda. In the final day of closing statements, Khieu ...
No apologies: Khmer Rouge Tribunal hears defiant final words from accusedThe Phnom Penh Post
Former Cambodia Head of State denies committing genocideJURIST

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25 Jun 2017 | 6:55 pm

Khieu Samphan Defense Mocks Court, 'Arrogant' Prosecution - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Khieu Samphan Defense Mocks Court, 'Arrogant' Prosecution
The Cambodia Daily
Khieu Samphan's defense team went on the attack against the Khmer Rouge tribunal on Tuesday, accusing the Trial Chamber of showing little interest in ensuring a fair trial and proclaiming that it had already accomplished its mission in securing a life ...

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20 Jun 2017 | 6:53 pm

Prosecution: Nuon Chea, Khieu Samphan Criminality Undeniable - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Prosecution: Nuon Chea, Khieu Samphan Criminality Undeniable
The Cambodia Daily
Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan are responsible for the enslavement, murder and death by disease of Cambodians during the “most extreme” revolution in the history of the modern world, the prosecution at the Khmer Rouge tribunal argued in its closing ...

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14 Jun 2017 | 6:54 pm

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


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 Samphan. The pair have been on trial at the UN-backed court since 2011, but their case was divided into ...

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13 Jun 2017 | 12:19 am

Ex-KR Khieu Samphan's defence team eyes acquittal - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Ex-KR Khieu Samphan's defence team eyes acquittal
The Phnom Penh Post
Former Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan is seeking an acquittal, alongside his co-accused, former Brother Number Two, Nuon Chea, for crimes against humanity, his lawyer confirmed yesterday. But the prosecution is pushing for a second life ...
Prosecution: Pol Pot's 'Double Shadow' Is Guilty of GenocideThe Cambodia Daily

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17 May 2017 | 8:00 pm

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