Cambodia News: Khieu Samphan

Jewish attorney knighted in Cambodia - The Jerusalem Post

Jewish attorney knighted in Cambodia  The Jerusalem Post

Phil Weiner honored for training the local police force.

12 Sep 2019 | 3:18 am

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

Previous 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

Australian named new international lawyer at the ECCC - The Phnom Penh Post

Australian named new international lawyer at the ECCC  The Phnom Penh Post

Australian national Megan Hirst has been selected as the new international civil party lead co-lawyer at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia ...

8 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

War and Peace: the Paris Peace Agreement - Asia Sentinel

War and Peace: the Paris Peace Agreement  Asia Sentinel

October 23 marks an important date in contemporary Cambodian politics. The collapse of the Soviet Union dried up its long-running military support for ...

7 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Survey: ECCC archives should be stored in 'neutral' institution - The Phnom Penh Post

Survey: ECCC archives should be stored in 'neutral' institution  The Phnom Penh Post

The majority of respondents surveyed by the Documentation Centre of Cambodia (DC-Cam) want the archives of the Khmer Rouge tribunal to be preserved in ...

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Did the Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea escape the truth in death? - The Phnom Penh Post

Did the Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea escape the truth in death?  The Phnom Penh Post

Nuon Chea, the Khmer Rouge's “Brother Number Two” died in hospital on August 4 at the age of 93. He had been being found guilty by the Extraordinary ...

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Ministry OK's Khmer Rouge training center for teachers - The Japan News

Cambodia: Ministry OK's Khmer Rouge training center for teachers  The Japan News

The Education, Youth and Sport Ministry has approved a request from the Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) to set up a research office and library ...

25 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Death of former Khmer Rouge leader 'Brother Number Two' Nuon Chea - Korea Times

Death of former Khmer Rouge leader 'Brother Number Two' Nuon Chea  Korea Times

It was apparently the ancient Greek dramatist Menander who stated that “whom the god loves dies young.” The death of the former Khmer Rouge leader “Brother ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea obituary | Register - The Times

Nuon Chea obituary | Register  The Times

Known as “Brother Number Two”, Nuon Chea was Pol Pot's right-hand man in the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia that killed up to three million of ...

15 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea and the Failures of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal - Council on Foreign Relations

Nuon Chea and the Failures of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal  Council on Foreign Relations

Earlier this month, Nuon Chea, the former number two in the Khmer Rouge's genocidal 1975–1979 regime, died in a hospital in Phnom Penh. He was ...

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

Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Death Stops Defendant's Appeal - VOA News

Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Death Stops Defendant's Appeal  VOA News

The U.N.-assisted tribunal trying leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge on charges of genocide and other crimes affirmed Tuesday it will cease legal proceedings ...

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Brother No2 Chea cremated after low-key funeral in Pailin - The Phnom Penh Post

Brother No2 Chea cremated after low-key funeral in Pailin  The Phnom Penh Post

The body of former Khmer Rouge Brother Number Two Nuon Chea was cremated on Friday at the Prumkirimorakot pagoda in Pailin province's Sala Krao district ...

11 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Mourners pay last respects to Khmer Rouge leader - The Straits Times

Mourners pay last respects to Khmer Rouge leader  The Straits Times

PAILIN (Cambodia) • Former Khmer Rouge cadres and relatives paid their final respects to "Brother No. 2" Nuon Chea yesterday, ahead of a cremation ...

10 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Ideologue Cremated, Appeal May Be Stopped - VOA News

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Ideologue Cremated, Appeal May Be Stopped  VOA News

The death of the Khmer Rouge's top ideologue may end criminal proceedings against him even though his appeal against convictions for genocide and other ...

9 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

Will death allow 'Brother No 2' to escape genocide conviction? - The Phnom Penh Post

Will death allow 'Brother No 2' to escape genocide conviction?  The Phnom Penh Post

The defence team for the Khmer Rouge's “Brother Number 2” has asked the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia's (ECCC) Supreme Court ...

8 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

The Long-Lived Tyrants of the Khmer Rouge—and Myanmar - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

The Long-Lived Tyrants of the Khmer Rouge—and Myanmar  The Irrawaddy News Magazine

It was apparently the ancient Greek dramatist Menander (ca. 342-291 BCE) who stated that, “Whom the gods love dies young. The death of the former Khmer ...

7 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Japan and France urge prompt trial for last surviving Khmer Rouge leader - The Japan Times

Japan and France urge prompt trial for last surviving Khmer Rouge leader  The Japan Times

Japan and France urged the U.N.-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal on Tuesday to expedite the trial of the sole surviving senior leader of the 1970s Khmer Rouge r.

7 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: Cambodia's unrepentant perpetrator of genocide - BBC News

Nuon Chea: Cambodia's unrepentant perpetrator of genocide  BBC News

Nuon Chea, who has died at 93, oversaw some of the worst crimes of the 20th Century.

6 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea, top Khmer Rouge leader, dies at 93 while serving life sentence - Minnesota Public Radio News

Nuon Chea, top Khmer Rouge leader, dies at 93 while serving life sentence  Minnesota Public Radio News

Nuon Chea, who served as Pol Pot's chief lieutenant during Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge regime in the 1970s, has died at 93, according to a U.N. ...

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

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appoints new International Judge - Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appoints new International Judge  Khmer Times

The UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal said on Friday that it has appointed a new international judge at the Supreme Court Chamber.

2 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge: Between Justice and Memory - The Diplomat

Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge: Between Justice and Memory  The Diplomat

While the pursuit of justice for the genocide that occurred under Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge continues to be a challenging process legally, a more ...

30 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Jewish law experts help Cambodian genocide victims find justice at tribunal - The Times of Israel

Jewish law experts help Cambodian genocide victims find justice at tribunal  The Times of Israel

As justice is pursued for Khmer Rouge war crimes, US legal pros traverse the globe to assist, finding parallels between the Holocaust and the systematic ...

28 Jul 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

Khmer Rouge leaders consigned to dustbin of history - La Croix International

Khmer Rouge leaders consigned to dustbin of history  La Croix International

This tree was once used by the Khmer Rouge to smash the skulls of children before their bodies were dumped into mass graves. Now the tree is commemorated ...

13 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

Next Article International Co-Investigating Judge resigns from Khmer Rouge Tribunal - Khmer Times

Next Article International Co-Investigating Judge resigns from Khmer Rouge Tribunal  Khmer Times

The international co-investigating judge of the UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal has resigned today after the conclusion of investigation of case 004.

28 Jun 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

Hun Sen accuses Singapore PM of ‘supporting Khmer Rouge genocide’ - South China Morning Post

Hun Sen accuses Singapore PM of ‘supporting Khmer Rouge genocide’  South China Morning Post

Vietnam's actions to remove the Khmer Rouge regime from power in Cambodia in the late 1970s are still a source of division among Asean states.

6 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appeal hearing set - Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appeal hearing set  Khmer Times

The pre-trial chamber of the UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal has set June 19 to 21 for the appeal hearing of case 004/2 against former senior cadre Ao An.

4 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Fastens 'Killing Fields' Genocide to the Day of Remembrance - News18

Cambodia Fastens 'Killing Fields' Genocide to the Day of Remembrance  News18

Phnom Penh: Black-clad students re-enacted the horrors of the Cambodian genocide at the "Killing Fields" on Monday to commemorate the two million people ...

22 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Daze of Justice Documentary Airing Renews Questions Over Khmer Rouge Justice - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Daze of Justice Documentary Airing Renews Questions Over Khmer Rouge Justice  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The film, produced by Michael Siv, himself a survivor, follows the group as they give testimony in Case 002 against Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea, the last two ...

26 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity - La Croix International

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity  La Croix International

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity. Like some other elderly cadres, 76-year-old grandmother seeks solace in God's forgiveness but ...

9 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Did KR commit genocide against the Cambodian national group? - Khmer Times

Did KR commit genocide against the Cambodian national group?  Khmer Times

An important judicial opinion was issued late last month by a Cambodian judge of the ECCC Trial Chamber, making a valuable contribution to a debate of ...

8 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Army veteran aids disabled people - Khmer Times

Army veteran aids disabled people  Khmer Times

According to the government, people living with disabilities make up two percent of the Kingdom's workforce. Army veteran Hin Bunthen, who lost both his legs ...

20 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

Lon Nol coup resonates decades on - Khmer Times

Lon Nol coup resonates decades on  Khmer Times

Today is the 49th anniversary of the overthrow of Prince Norodom Sihanouk's rule that paved the way for Marshal Lon Nol's Khmer Republic.

18 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

'How I went from bloodied Killing Fields of Cambodia to working at Sainsbury's' - Mirror Online

'How I went from bloodied Killing Fields of Cambodia to working at Sainsbury's'  Mirror Online

WARNING - DISTRESSING IMAGES EXCLUSIVE: Sokphal Din, 61, lost nearly 60 members of his family - including his father and six-year-old brother - under ...

17 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

ECCC appoints new Chea defence lawyer - The Phnom Penh Post

ECCC appoints new Chea defence lawyer  The Phnom Penh Post

The Defence Support Section of the UN-backed Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) has appointed Doreen Chen as an international ...

25 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster - DW (English)

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster  DW (English)

It's been 40 years since the end of Khmer Rouge's reign of terror in Cambodia. Many accuse Prime Minister Hun Sen of using this dark chapter in the nation's ...

7 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Win-Win Monument inaugurated - Khmer Times

Win-Win Monument inaugurated  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen inaugurated the Win-Win Monument and marked the 20th anniversary of the end of the civil war in the Kingdom. He promised to ...

29 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Officials reminisce over Hun Sen's win-win policy - Khmer Times

Officials reminisce over Hun Sen's win-win policy  Khmer Times

Thousands of soldiers, police officers and spectators will gather in the capital tomorrow to mark the 20th anniversary of Prime Minister Hun Sen's win-win policy.

28 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace - Voice of America

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace  Voice of America

Cambodia's government will host the start of a three-day celebration marking the 20-year anniversary of the end of civil war. The event, beginning Dec.

26 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Between April 1975 and January 1979, the Khmer Rouge destroyed significant numbers of Christian churches and many Christians were killed. Phnom Penh's ...

24 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Does Nuon Chea Still Have No Regrets? - The Diplomat

Does Nuon Chea Still Have No Regrets?  The Diplomat

In 1992, the Khmer Rouge leader insisted he had no regrets about the past.

18 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Cambodia After Khmer Rouge - Borgen Project

Cambodia After Khmer Rouge  Borgen Project

The repercussions in Cambodia after Khmer Rouge include governmental chaos, extreme poverty (which is still an issue) and the brutal loss of a generation.

17 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge: Leaders Convicted 40years after Genocide - The Cambodia Daily

Khmer Rouge: Leaders Convicted 40years after Genocide  The Cambodia Daily

On Friday, November 16th, two of the main leaders of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide against the Cham and Vietnamese ethnic ...

16 Dec 2018 | 3:00 am

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 | 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

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 | 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

Unpacking Cambodia’s Nuremberg Moment - Justia Verdict

Unpacking Cambodia’s Nuremberg Moment  Justia Verdict

Illinois law professor Lesley Wexler reports on the genocide convictions recently handed down by the Trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the ...

27 Nov 2018 | 3:00 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 | 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

Minister Says ‘No More Suspects’ to Be Tried for Khmer Rouge Crimes - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Minister Says ‘No More Suspects’ to Be Tried for Khmer Rouge Crimes  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Interior Minister Sar Kheng said Cambodia had agreed to only investigate crimes by the most senior Khmer Rouge leaders, which meant the work of the Khmer ...

21 Nov 2018 | 3:00 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 | 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

Two remaining Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - Lion's Roar

Two remaining Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  Lion's Roar

The two most senior surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia were found guilty of genocide in court Friday.

19 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Guilty Verdicts Mark the Start of the End for Cambodia’s Genocide Trial - Voice of America

Guilty Verdicts Mark the Start of the End for Cambodia’s Genocide Trial  Voice of America

Guilty verdicts in the genocide trial of Pol Pot's senior henchmen has brought the curtain down on the main act of a controversial tribunal that has lasted more ...

19 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Khieu Samphan, Nuon Chea sentenced to 'life in prison' - The Star Online

Khieu Samphan, Nuon Chea sentenced to 'life in prison'  The Star Online

PHNOM PENH: Two top leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide, in a landmark ruling almost 40 years after the fall of a brutal ...

17 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Vancouver lawyer who prosecuted Khmer Rouge leaders welcomes genocide verdict - Toronto Star

Vancouver lawyer who prosecuted Khmer Rouge leaders welcomes genocide verdict  Toronto Star

OTTAWA—A Vancouver lawyer who helped prosecute two of the Khmer Rouge's most senior surviving leaders is breathing a little easier after a tribunal this ...

17 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

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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

‘We Only Killed the Bad People’: 2 Khmer Rouge Leaders, Forever Linked - The New York Times

‘We Only Killed the Bad People’: 2 Khmer Rouge Leaders, Forever Linked  The New York Times

Khieu Samphan, 87, and Nuon Chea, 92, who were convicted of genocide on Friday, once hoped that the world would “let bygones be bygones.”

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge leaders may be tribunal's last gasp - The Associated Press

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge leaders may be tribunal's last gasp  The Associated Press

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The U.N.-backed tribunal judging the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 ...

15 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

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 | 3:00 am

Hun Sen, Former Opposition Leader in Row Over ‘Loyalty to Royals’ - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Hun Sen, Former Opposition Leader in Row Over ‘Loyalty to Royals’  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Prime Minister Hun Sen has renewed his long-running political row with exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy, this time insinuating the former Cambodia ...

27 Oct 2018 | 3:00 am

Commander of Khmer Rouge's most notorious prison in intensive care in hospital - Reuters

Commander of Khmer Rouge's most notorious prison in intensive care in hospital  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A senior Khmer Rouge figure who ran Cambodia's most notorious prison during the genocidal regime is in intensive care in hospital, ...

24 Oct 2018 | 3:00 am

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal - Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal  Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal—"Asia's Nuremberg"—was created in 1997 to bring accountability for the Khmer Rouge era atrocities. 20 years and $320 million ...

29 Aug 2018 | 3:00 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 | 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

UN approves $8 million to support ECCC - Khmer Times

UN approves $8 million to support ECCC  Khmer Times

The United Nations has announced it will provide a budget of $8 million to support the Khmer Rouge tribunal for next year, according to Tuy Ry, Cambodia's ...

25 Dec 2017 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Khieu Samphan Defense Mocks Court, 'Arrogant' Prosecution - 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 ...

21 Jun 2017 | 3:00 am

Ex-KR Khieu Samphan's defence team eyes acquittal - 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 ...

18 May 2017 | 3:00 am

11 Years, $300 Million and 3 Convictions. Was the Khmer Rouge Tribunal Worth It? - The New York Times

11 Years, $300 Million and 3 Convictions. Was the Khmer Rouge Tribunal Worth It?  The New York Times

BANGKOK — After spending more than a decade and nearly $300 million, the United Nations-backed tribunal prosecuting the crimes of the Khmer Rouge has ...

10 Apr 2017 | 3:00 am

Cambodian court upholds life sentences for Khmer Rouge leaders - The Guardian

Cambodian court upholds life sentences for Khmer Rouge leaders  The Guardian

Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan – first leaders of murderous regime to be jailed – lose appeal against conviction over deaths of two million Cambodians.

23 Nov 2016 | 3:00 am

KRT upholds guilty verdicts for Chea and Samphan - The Phnom Penh Post

KRT upholds guilty verdicts for Chea and Samphan  The Phnom Penh Post

More than two years since they launched an appeal against their initial convictions, former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan have been ...

23 Nov 2016 | 3:00 am

Witness Describes Khmer Rouge’s Gruesome Torture During Genocide Trial - TIME

Witness Describes Khmer Rouge’s Gruesome Torture During Genocide Trial  TIME

Witness describes brutal torture episodes during genocide trial in Cambodia.

3 Feb 2015 | 3:00 am

Court hears Khmer Rouge slit prisoner throats, ate organs - ABC Online

Court hears Khmer Rouge slit prisoner throats, ate organs  ABC Online

A witness has told Cambodia's UN-backed court that Khmer Rouge soldiers slit prisoners' throats and ate their gall bladders during the 1970s, as the genocide ...

21 Jan 2015 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Genocide Trial Restarts, Briefly - Newsweek

Cambodian Genocide Trial Restarts, Briefly  Newsweek

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Cambodia held hearings Thursday in the genocide trial involving Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea, the Associated Press reports, ...

9 Jan 2015 | 3:00 am

Genocide Trial Begins for Khmer Rouge Leaders - New York Times

Genocide Trial Begins for Khmer Rouge Leaders  New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Hearings began on Friday into the most far-reaching charges, including genocide, against two former leaders of Cambodia's ...

17 Oct 2014 | 3:00 am

Let the Khmer Rouge Record Show - New York Times

Let the Khmer Rouge Record Show  New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Earlier this month a United Nations-assisted tribunal in Cambodia handed down long-overdue judgments against Nuon Chea and ...

26 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

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

Jacques Vergès, Defender of Terrorists And War Criminals, Is Dead at 88 - New York Times

Jacques Vergès, Defender of Terrorists And War Criminals, Is Dead at 88  New York Times

Jacques Vergès, the French lawyer who embraced anticolonial causes and the role of devil's advocate on a world stage to defend war criminals, terrorists, ...

16 Aug 2013 | 3:00 am

Top Khmer Rouge Leaders Apologize For Regime's Atrocities - NPR

Top Khmer Rouge Leaders Apologize For Regime's Atrocities  NPR

The top two surviving leaders of Cambodia's genocidal Khmer Rouge regime have expressed remorse for their actions while in power and acknowledged a ...

31 May 2013 | 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

The Economist (Khieu Samphan) Behind the Khmer Rouge - New York Times

The Economist (Khieu Samphan) Behind the Khmer Rouge  New York Times

In the dry language of his 1959 Sorbonne doctoral dissertation, the economist who went on to become a senior leader of the Khmer Rouge foreshadowed the ...

27 Jun 2011 | 3:00 am

Khieu Samphan, the Khmer Rouge's 'naive' head of state - Telegraph.co.uk

Khieu Samphan, the Khmer Rouge's 'naive' head of state  Telegraph.co.uk

Khieu Samphan, the former Khmer Rouge head of state, was charged with genocide by a UN court today but has always denied having a prominent role in the ...

18 Dec 2009 | 3:00 am