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Experts See Expanded Scope in Impending Khmer Rouge Trial - VOA Khmer


Experts See Expanded Scope in Impending Khmer Rouge Trial
VOA Khmer
As the Khmer Rouge tribunal prepares for the second and final phase of a trial against two jailed leaders of the regime, observers say they are hopeful the case will reveal more truths about the movement and provide some sense of justice for victims.

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Source: Khmer - Google News | 27 Aug 2014 | 3:52 pm

Let the Khmer Rouge Record Show - New York Times


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 Khieu Samphan for their roles in the catastrophic Khmer Rouge regime of 1975-79. Nuon Chea ...
Did the Khmer Rouge really commit genocide?GlobalPost
Cambodian students performing a reenactment of a Khmer Rouge massacre as ...The New York Review of Books (blog)

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Source: Khmer - Google News | 26 Aug 2014 | 11:59 am

Khmer Rouge Tribunal Is a Success, Even If Others Have Trouble Admitting It - Huffington Post


The National

Khmer Rouge Tribunal Is a Success, Even If Others Have Trouble Admitting It
Huffington Post
The world witnessed a truly momentous event on August 7, 2014, one over 35 years in the making. On a fairly innocuous stretch of land in the outskirts of Phnom Penh, some 500 Cambodian citizens and international dignitaries, monitors, and press packed ...
Many Want Confessions from Khmer Rouge Leaders on TrialVOA Khmer
GUEST EDITORIAL: Belated justice: Cambodia settles a score with the Khmer ...Northwest Georgia News
Cambodian American Hip Hop Artist Sings of Personal StrugglesVoice of America

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Source: Khmer - Google News | 21 Aug 2014 | 10:35 am

Khmer Rouge Suspect Refuses To Go Along With Tribunal - VOA Khmer


The Cambodia Daily (subscription)

Khmer Rouge Suspect Refuses To Go Along With Tribunal
VOA Khmer
This photo taken last week shows Im Chaem sitting at her home in Anlong Veng, a former Khmer Rouge stronghold in northern Cambodia, and refusing to follow an indictment to appear at the Khmer Rouge tribunal. (Courtesy of Documentation Center of ...
Diary Reveals Secret Past of Khmer Rouge CadreThe Cambodia Daily (subscription)
'I Learned to Fight For My Life': Meet a Man Who Survived a Khmer Rouge ...VICE News

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Source: Khmer - Google News | 18 Aug 2014 | 3:55 pm

Vietnam Slams 'Extremists' For Flag Burning Over Khmer Krom Dispute - Radio Free Asia


Vietnam Slams 'Extremists' For Flag Burning Over Khmer Krom Dispute
Radio Free Asia
Hanoi has strongly criticized a group of “extremists” for burning the flag of Vietnam during a protest by the Khmer Krom ethnic minority in front of the country's embassy in Phnom Penh, calling on Cambodia to take legal action against those responsible ...

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Source: Khmer - Google News | 14 Aug 2014 | 10:59 pm

Khmer Rouge tribunal grants Cambodia a measure of justice - Boston Globe


The Hindu

Khmer Rouge tribunal grants Cambodia a measure of justice
Boston Globe
The convictions last week of Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, two leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime, will help bring closure to the grimmest chapter of Cambodian history. Between 1975 and 1979, the fanatical government, bent on creating an ...
Justice Evades Cambodia's Khmer Rouge TrialsRadio Free Asia
Khmer Rouge trials should spur reformsThe Straits Times
No Show at Court for Potential Khmer Rouge SuspectVOA Khmer
The Cambodia Daily (subscription) -The Hindu -World Socialist Web Site
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Source: Khmer - Google News | 13 Aug 2014 | 7:44 am

Khmer Krom Protesters Burn Vietnamese Flag - The Cambodia Daily (subscription)


The Cambodia Daily (subscription)

Khmer Krom Protesters Burn Vietnamese Flag
The Cambodia Daily (subscription)
Monks and nationalist protesters burned a Vietnamese flag in front of the Vietnamese Embassy on Tuesday as the embassy continued to ignore calls to apologize for comments made by a diplomat in July. About 600 protesters gathered at the embassy once ...
Cambodia's ethnic Khmer Krom ends 3-day protest against Vietnamese diplomatShanghai Daily (subscription)

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Source: Khmer - Google News | 13 Aug 2014 | 1:35 am

Secret Cambodia diary helped to convict two Khmer Rouge ringleaders - The Independent


The Independent

Secret Cambodia diary helped to convict two Khmer Rouge ringleaders
The Independent
Nearly 40 years ago, hunched on the floor of the wood-and-leaf hut he was forced to live in away from his children, Cambodian school inspector Poch Younly kept a secret diary recounting the horrors of life under the Khmer Rouge, the radical communist ...
Khmer Rouge ConvictionsNew York Times
Khmer Rouge verdict doesn't dull Chicago-area Cambodians' painChicago Sun-Times
Excerpts from secret diary detailing Khmer Rouge reign of terror: 'My body ...Fox News
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Source: Khmer - Google News | 10 Aug 2014 | 6:43 pm

Khmer Rouge verdicts bring history alive for Cambodian students

Pointing at photographs of two former Khmer Rouge leaders a day after they were sentenced to life in jail, history teacher Ung Ratha asks his students whether justice was served. One volunteers the punishment was too lenient, as others in the class try to grasp how Cambodia's "Killing Fields" era, once whitewashed from textbooks, left up to two million people dead. "Some students do not believe ...

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 10 Aug 2014 | 5:58 am

Khmer Rouge diary: 'Everyone works like animals'

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — From 1975 to 1979, when the Khmer Rouge ruled Cambodia, an estimated 1.7 million Cambodians died through overwork, medical neglect, starvation and execution. One of them was Poch Younly, a school inspector who kept a rare diary made public last year. The following are selected excerpts from the second half of the diary, written between Feb. 9 and Aug. 1, 1976:

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 9 Aug 2014 | 6:30 am

Cambodia hails Khmer Rouge verdict amid future trial fears

Cambodia welcomed Friday the conviction of two Khmer Rouge leaders for crimes against humanity, amid concerns from rights groups that political interference would prevent other regime officials from being brought to trial. On Thursday Cambodia's UN-backed tribunal sentenced "Brother Number Two" Nuon Chea, 88, and ex-head of state Khieu Samphan, 83, to life imprisonment. The complex case against ...

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 8 Aug 2014 | 5:45 pm

Cambodia tribunal convicts Khmer Rouge leaders

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — They were leaders of Cambodia's infamous Khmer Rouge, the fanatical communist movement behind a 1970s reign of terror that transformed this entire Southeast Asian nation into a ruthless slave state — a place where cities were emptied of their inhabitants, religion and schools were banned, and anyone deemed a threat was executed.

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 7 Aug 2014 | 10:25 pm

Khmer Rouge leaders jailed for life

Two Khmer Rouge leaders were jailed for life Thursday after being found guilty of crimes against humanity, the first sentences against top figures of a regime responsible for the deaths of up to two million Cambodians. Neither "Brother Number Two" Nuon Chea, 88, nor former head of state Khieu Samphan, 83, betrayed any hint of emotion as the sentences were handed down at Cambodia's UN-backed ...

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 7 Aug 2014 | 10:08 pm

Two Aging Khmer Rouge Leaders Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity

More than three decades after the brutal Khmer Rouge regime ended, a U.N.-backed war crimes tribunal on Thursday found the regime's two most senior surviving leaders guilty of crimes against humanity and sentenced them to life in prison. Nuon Chea, 88, and Khieu Samphan, 83, were found guilty of "extermination encompassing murder, political persecution, and other inhumane acts comprising forced ...

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 7 Aug 2014 | 3:29 pm

Khmer Rouge conviction: 4 questions about Cambodia's historic ruling

In a long-awaited verdict, a war crimes tribunal on Thursday sentenced the two most senior living leaders of Cambodia’s brutal Khmer Rouge regime to life imprisonment for crimes against humanity committed in the 1970s. Mr. Nuon Chea was second in command to Pol Pot, the Khmer Rouge leader who died in 1998 and never stood trial. Nuon Chea studied law at Thammasat University in Bangkok and was a ...

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 7 Aug 2014 | 1:51 pm

Experts look at Cambodia's Khmer Rouge trial

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A U.N.-assisted tribunal on Thursday sentenced two top leaders of Cambodia's former Khmer Rouge regime to life in prison for crimes against humanity during their late 1970s reign of terror that left as many as 2 million people dead.

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 7 Aug 2014 | 11:25 am

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


CNN

A timeline of the Khmer Rouge regime and its aftermath
CNN
(CNN) -- At least 1.7 million people -- nearly a quarter of Cambodia's population -- were killed by execution, disease, starvation and overwork under the Khmer Rouge's brutal rule from 1975 to 1979. Three of the ultra-Maoist regime's former leaders ...
2 Khmer Rouge Leaders Are Convicted in CambodiaNew York Times
Khmer Rouge Leaders Convicted of Crimes Against HumanityWall Street Journal
Top Khmer Rouge leaders guiltyBBC News
Washington Post (blog) -Voice of America
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Source: Khmer - Google News | 7 Aug 2014 | 3:10 am

Cambodia set for landmark verdict on Khmer Rouge chiefs

Two former Khmer Rouge leaders face a verdict Thursday over allegations of crimes against humanity at Cambodia's UN-backed tribunal, the first time rulers of the murderous regime will be judged in a court. Prosecutors are seeking life jail terms for "Brother Number Two" Nuon Chea and former head of state Khieu Samphan -- the most senior surviving ex-Khmer Rouge officials -- accused of playing ...

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 7 Aug 2014 | 3:07 am

Cambodia court begins genocide trial of Khmer Rouge leaders - The Guardian


The Guardian

Cambodia court begins genocide trial of Khmer Rouge leaders
The Guardian
Cambodia's UN-backed Khmer Rouge court has begun a second trial of two former regime leaders on charges including genocide of Vietnamese people and ethnic Muslims, forced marriages and rape. The complex case of the regime's two most senior ...
Khmer Rouge Former Leaders Face New Trial For Genocide Beginning ...International Business Times
Former Khmer Rouge leaders begin genocide trialBBC News
UN paves way for Khmer Rouge genocide trialAljazeera.com
Huffington Post -Fox News
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Source: Khmer - Google News | 30 Jul 2014 | 9:29 am

Cambodia's former Khmer Rouge leaders start genocide trial

Two former Khmer Rouge leaders began their second trial at a UN-backed court in Cambodia Wednesday on charges including genocide of Vietnamese people and ethnic Muslims, forced marriages and rape. The complex case of the regime's two most senior surviving leaders has been split into a series of smaller trials, initially focusing on the forced evacuation of people into rural labour camps and ...

Source: Khmer - Yahoo News Search Results | 30 Jul 2014 | 9:07 am

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