Cambodia News: Khmer Rouge

I've gone Dutch and now my house is full of foreigners — London's open round my gaff - Evening Standard


Evening Standard

I've gone Dutch and now my house is full of foreigners — London's open round my gaff
Evening Standard
No, our guest is a trainee human rights barrister on a pupilage, fresh from five months working at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Cambodia and one of a succession of interesting internationals who I've been forced to welcome into my home since I took up ...

21 Sep 2017 | 5:53 am

Nearly wiped out by genocide, Long Beach resident helps revive ... - Long Beach Press Telegram


Long Beach Press Telegram

Nearly wiped out by genocide, Long Beach resident helps revive ...
Long Beach Press Telegram
Grandmaster San Kim Sean speaks at a bokator demonstration in Cambodia. Sean is credited with reviving the nearly lost martial art and, along with other ...

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15 Sep 2017 | 9:55 pm

How Cambodia's Teflon Leader Made A Career Of Blaming America - Forbes


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How Cambodia's Teflon Leader Made A Career Of Blaming America
Forbes
The Vietnam War had spilled across the Vietnam-Cambodia border in those years and U.S. bombing of the Cambodian countryside increased from 1970 through 1973, killing some 150,000 Cambodians, per this study. The Communist-inspired Khmer Rouge ...
Cambodian leader, angry with US, wants Peace Corps outABC News
Long Beach's Khmer community marches to decry crackdown on ...Long Beach Press Telegram
Hun Sen demands US Ambassador's clarificationsKhmer Times
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15 Sep 2017 | 5:01 pm

'This Is Their Film': Angelina Jolie Tells A Story Of Khmer Rouge Survival - NPR


NPR

'This Is Their Film': Angelina Jolie Tells A Story Of Khmer Rouge Survival
NPR
The film First They Killed My Father begins in 1975 Cambodia, during the rise of the Khmer Rouge. The hard-line communist regime aimed to deport an entire nation into the countryside and form an agrarian utopia — but their experiment failed. People ...
Angelina Jolie directs a historical drama about the Khmer RougeThe Boston Globe
Review: In Angelina Jolie's New Movie, a Child's-Eye View of WarNew York Times
Angelina Jolie on her Cambodian epic and the power of familyABC News
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13 Sep 2017 | 5:19 pm

Cambodia peacekeeper fights to be recognised as prisoner of war - ABC Online


ABC Online

Cambodia peacekeeper fights to be recognised as prisoner of war
ABC Online
They fill his mind and have become part of his body — he now has them tattooed on his arm. He was among the first of 65 Australians to arrive as peacekeepers in Cambodia in 1991, after the Khmer Rouge had slaughtered 1.5 million people. "The killing ...

13 Sep 2017 | 3:28 pm

New website aims to educate youth on Khmer Rouge regime - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

New website aims to educate youth on Khmer Rouge regime
Khmer Times
The Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) launched its new multimedia website on Friday, specifically aimed at educating and informing Cambodia's youth about the Khmer Rouge regime. The website is aimed at shedding light on Cambodia's ...

11 Sep 2017 | 1:07 pm

Khmer Rouge-era Rape Cases Remain Taboo Topic, Justice Elusive for Survivors - Voice of America


Voice of America

Khmer Rouge-era Rape Cases Remain Taboo Topic, Justice Elusive for Survivors
Voice of America
One evening in 1975, soon after the Khmer Rouge forces had taken control of Cambodia, some of the cadres came to Taing Kim's village in Boribo district of Kampong Chhnang Province. The cadres inspected each household, and Taing Kim and her ...

3 Sep 2017 | 4:50 am