Cambodia News: Khmer Rouge

The rising cost of Hun Sen's strongman rule in Cambodia - The Japan Times

The rising cost of Hun Sen's strongman rule in Cambodia  The Japan Times

PARIS - On April 4, a group of international buyers' associations from the garment, footwear, sporting and travel goods industries sent a letter to Cambodian ...

19 Apr 2019 | 5:45 am

The 'joys' of socialism can be found throughout history. And they aren't pretty. - Jackson Clarion Ledger

The 'joys' of socialism can be found throughout history. And they aren't pretty.  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Socialism: “A system or condition of society in which the means of production are owned and controlled by the state.”

19 Apr 2019 | 3:41 am

'Cambodian Rock Band' a Story of Joy, Survival - WTTW News

'Cambodian Rock Band' a Story of Joy, Survival  WTTW News

Rock 'n' roll and human survival go hand-in-hand in a new production at Victory Gardens Theater. We meet some of the creative team behind the show.

18 Apr 2019 | 7:18 pm

'Cambodian Rock Band' at Victory Gardens: You're watching a breakout moment for a playwright — plus songs by Dengue Fever - Chicago Tribune

'Cambodian Rock Band' at Victory Gardens: You're watching a breakout moment for a playwright — plus songs by Dengue Fever  Chicago Tribune

The most fun you can ever have as a critic is watching a talented scribe take a great leap — in both thematic ambition and theatrical accomplishment.

18 Apr 2019 | 1:00 pm

When Mao went global: how the Little Red Book spread around the world - Telegraph.co.uk

When Mao went global: how the Little Red Book spread around the world  Telegraph.co.uk

The rustle of vegetation in Southern Rhodesia as “Margaret Thatcher”, “James Bond” and “Chairman Mao” crept through the undergrowth. These were guerrilla ...

18 Apr 2019 | 1:00 am

Cambodians in Long Beach commemorate those who died in the country’s genocide, while seeking to move forward - Long Beach Press Telegram

Cambodians in Long Beach commemorate those who died in the country’s genocide, while seeking to move forward  Long Beach Press Telegram

It was an invitation to remember the past — while trying to move toward a more hopeful future. Long Beach's Cambodian community, the highest concentration of ...

17 Apr 2019 | 11:18 pm

Experiencing Ithaca Farmers Market: The Ultimate Spring Season Guide - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

Experiencing Ithaca Farmers Market: The Ultimate Spring Season Guide  Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun

The produce is some of the best in the region, but what truly makes Ithaca Farmers Market shine is the abundance of incredible food vendors, each which feature ...

17 Apr 2019 | 8:13 pm

Life in the Biodome: Capitalism for All Its Shortcomings Has Found a Way to Work with Human Nature - PJ Media

Life in the Biodome: Capitalism for All Its Shortcomings Has Found a Way to Work with Human Nature  PJ Media

The Bloedel Conservatory, a triodetic biodome located in Queen Elizabeth Park at the highest point in Vancouver, Canada, houses more than 120 free-flying ...

17 Apr 2019 | 5:52 pm

'The nightmare will always be there:' Cambodians mark anniversary of genocide • Long Beach Post - Long Beach Post

'The nightmare will always be there:' Cambodians mark anniversary of genocide • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

Huoy Lor recounted the terrifying day 44-years ago when Khmer Rouge guerilla soldiers entered Phnom Penh and forced her family into the countryside.

17 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Angkor Wat Is Great and All, But It’s Time to Give Siem Reap Its Due - Bloomberg

Angkor Wat Is Great and All, But It’s Time to Give Siem Reap Its Due  Bloomberg

The famous jungle ruins may be Cambodia's crown jewel, but there's more to take in now at this tourist town, as artists, chefs, and eco-conscious hoteliers ...

17 Apr 2019 | 1:35 am

It's happened. Angelina Jolie has become Hollywood's 'lonely', single woman. - Mamamia

It's happened. Angelina Jolie has become Hollywood's 'lonely', single woman.  Mamamia

Aside from ex husband, that is. Since her divorce from Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie has become the tabloids' favourite 'lonely, single' woman.

16 Apr 2019 | 8:15 pm

Strike Up the Band: A Review of Cambodian Rock Band at Victory Gardens Theater - Newcity Stage

Strike Up the Band: A Review of Cambodian Rock Band at Victory Gardens Theater  Newcity Stage

Hyperbole be damned, the latest from Lauren Yee may just be the best show of the year.

16 Apr 2019 | 10:09 am

The day the nightmare started | Article - Asia Times

The day the nightmare started | Article  Asia Times

When the Khmer Rouge took over Cambodia, photographer Roland Neveu captured the start of what became a genocide.

16 Apr 2019 | 2:50 am

524 - THEATER REVIEW Cambodian Rock Band - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive - Windy City Times

524 - THEATER REVIEW Cambodian Rock Band - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive  Windy City Times

Windy City Times News Archive - THEATER REVIEW Cambodian Rock Band Playwright: Lauren Yee At: Victory Gardens Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. Tickets: ...

15 Apr 2019 | 3:25 pm

After long spiritual road, Cambodian genocide survivor to enter church - Catholic San Francisco

After long spiritual road, Cambodian genocide survivor to enter church  Catholic San Francisco

Phally Budock, a survivor of the Cambodian genocide, will enter the Catholic Church during the Easter Vigil at St. Andrew the Apostle Church in Silver Spring, ...

15 Apr 2019 | 1:12 pm

On This Day: South Korea ferry sinking leaves 300 dead - UPI News

On This Day: South Korea ferry sinking leaves 300 dead  UPI News

On April 15, 2014, after sending a distress signal, a South Korean ferry capsized off the country's southern coast, an incident that killed about 300 people.

15 Apr 2019 | 3:14 am

Review: Cambodian Rock Band Mixes Joyous Cambodian Rock Music and a Genocide Story - thirdcoastreview.com

Review: Cambodian Rock Band Mixes Joyous Cambodian Rock Music and a Genocide Story  thirdcoastreview.com

Cambodia's violent and genocidal past doesn't sound like a story that will have you leaving the theater smiling. But Lauren Yee manages to create a small ...

14 Apr 2019 | 12:08 pm

TEASER: GKIDS Sets Theatrical Dates in LA & NY for Denis Do's 'Funan' - Animation World Network

TEASER: GKIDS Sets Theatrical Dates in LA & NY for Denis Do's 'Funan'  Animation World Network

Winner of the Cristal Award at Annecy 2018, Denis Do's directorial debut 'Funan' also won the Grand Prize & Audience Award at the Animation Is Film Festival.

12 Apr 2019 | 3:50 pm

First Teaser for Animated Film 'Funan' About Cambodia's Khmer Rouge - First Showing

First Teaser for Animated Film 'Funan' About Cambodia's Khmer Rouge  First Showing

You can't give up, Chou. GKids has debuted the first official US teaser trailer for an animated film from France titled Funan, the feature directional.

12 Apr 2019 | 10:59 am

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen - World Politics Review

Trump, Normally Cozy With Despots, Takes a Hard Line With Cambodia’s Hun Sen  World Politics Review

Last year, the Trump administration deported a record number of Cambodians from the United States. On the surface, these deportations appear to be another ...

12 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Julian Assange Versus the Trump Administration - The New Yorker

Julian Assange Versus the Trump Administration  The New Yorker

Raffi Khatchadourian on the arrest of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, outside of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, following his indictment by Trump's ...

11 Apr 2019 | 5:48 pm

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity - ucanews

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity  ucanews

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity. Like some other elderly cadres -year-old grandma seeks solace in God's forgiveness but refuses to ...

11 Apr 2019 | 12:09 am

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

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

Im Chaem, 76, is a former cadre of the notorious Khmer Rouge who was in charge of labour operations in northwest Cambodia. (Photo by Sineat ...

9 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Review: Cambodian Rock Band an instant classic - Siskiyou Daily News

Oregon Shakespeare Festival Review: Cambodian Rock Band an instant classic  Siskiyou Daily News

Cambodian Rock Band” is a straight-up masterpiece that brings to the forefront a story that needs to be told.The play sheds light and truth on a dark period of ...

23 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Rithy Panh revisits the horrors of the Khmer Rouge - The Cambodia Daily

Rithy Panh revisits the horrors of the Khmer Rouge  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian film-maker Rithy Panh talks about his latest film, Graves without a name, being shown in Geneva, which explores the lasting effects of the ...

17 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

UW anthropologist connects communities to archive of Khmer Rouge-era Cambodia - UW Today

UW anthropologist connects communities to archive of Khmer Rouge-era Cambodia  UW Today

This is one of dozens of photographs of Cambodian citizens, taken by journalist and UW alum Elizabeth Becker on her tour of the country in 1978.Elizabeth ...

7 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

A Khmer Rouge survivor's memories: Too horrific to recall, too important to forget - Hawaii News Now

A Khmer Rouge survivor's memories: Too horrific to recall, too important to forget  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Decades ago, as the Khmer Rouge tightened its grip across Cambodia, more than one million people were killed and buried at ...

5 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Soils of suffering - WORLD News Group

Soils of suffering  WORLD News Group

Forty years after the killing fields of the Khmer Rouge, the Cambodian church has multiplied but hopes a new generation can move beyond the pain of the past.

28 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian-American Movie Brings Back Hope, Memories of Pre-Khmer Rouge Era - VOA Khmer

Cambodian-American Movie Brings Back Hope, Memories of Pre-Khmer Rouge Era  VOA Khmer

The movie, “In the Life of Music”, which features the Sisamouth classic “Champa Battambang”, screened in Virginia on Thursday to a crowded hall of several ...

26 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

New App Maps Experiences of Khmer Rouge Survivors - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

New App Maps Experiences of Khmer Rouge Survivors  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Khmer Rouge regime held power between 1975 and 1979, during which time some 1.7 million Cambodians are estimated to have died as a result.

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Arn Chorn-Pond / The Khmer Rouge survivor fighting to revive Cambodia's traditional music - Southeast Asia Globe

Arn Chorn-Pond / The Khmer Rouge survivor fighting to revive Cambodia's traditional music  Southeast Asia Globe

Learning an instrument helped Arn Chorn-Pond survive the Khmer Rouge era. He has since dedicated his life to reviving traditional Cambodian music.

30 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Little, Brown scoops 'moving' Khmer Rouge tale - The Bookseller

Little, Brown scoops 'moving' Khmer Rouge tale  The Bookseller

Little, Brown non-fiction imprint Robinson has bought a “moving and insightful” account of a daughter's search for her missing father in the 'Killing Fields' of ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Krom: Commemorations of the End of the Khmer Rouge, but Human Rights Situation Remains Severe - UNPO

Khmer Krom: Commemorations of the End of the Khmer Rouge, but Human Rights Situation Remains Severe  UNPO

In January, Cambodia celebrated the 40th Anniversary of the Vietnamese invasion that ended the Khmer Rouge regime in the country. Every year, these events ...

23 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Deportees Leave US For 'Home' They've Never Known - The Atlantic

Cambodian Deportees Leave US For 'Home' They've Never Known  The Atlantic

America is deporting Cambodian refugees convicted of crimes. Did the U.S. have a responsibility to help them when they first arrived as refugees?

16 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

40 Years Ago, Vietnam Steamrolled the Genocidal Khmer Rouge of Cambodia in a Lightning War - The National Interest Online

40 Years Ago, Vietnam Steamrolled the Genocidal Khmer Rouge of Cambodia in a Lightning War  The National Interest Online

The invasion brought an end to the Khmer Rouge's monstrous genocide, but not to the war itself. The Khmer Rouge waged a bloody guerilla resistance war ...

13 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow Marked By Joy, Anger - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow Marked By Joy, Anger  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Tens of thousands of Vietnamese troops invaded Cambodia in late December 1978 and overthrew the Chinese-backed Khmer Rouge regime on 7 January ...

11 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge victims' bones to be preserved, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge victims' bones to be preserved, National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

A ministry of Culture and Fine Arts official said bones excavated from Khmer Rouge killing fields will be listed as conservation items for the next generation to ...

11 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

CAMBODIA Phnom Penh marks 40th anniversary of the fall of the Khmer Rouge (video) - AsiaNews

CAMBODIA Phnom Penh marks 40th anniversary of the fall of the Khmer Rouge (video)  AsiaNews

During the Maoist reign of terror, more than two million Cambodians died of hunger, forced labour, torture and mass executions. For Premier Hun Sen, 7 January ...

8 Jan 2019 | 9:56 am

40 Years After the Fall of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia Still Grapples With Pol Pot's Brutal Legacy - TIME

40 Years After the Fall of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia Still Grapples With Pol Pot's Brutal Legacy  TIME

The Khmer Rouge officially fell on Jan. 7, 1979, but the legacy of the regime and its genocide is still pervasive. Here's what to know.

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge banned masked dance as decadent – but it survived - South China Morning Post

Khmer Rouge banned masked dance as decadent – but it survived  South China Morning Post

Cambodia's centuries-old tradition of masked dance was nearly wiped out by the Khmer Rouge's “Killing Fields” regime, but a handful of artists managed to keep ...

4 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM dedicates monument to his defeat of Khmer Rouge - Fox News

Cambodian PM dedicates monument to his defeat of Khmer Rouge  Fox News

Long-serving Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday inaugurated a monument marking the 1998 end of the threat from the communist Khmer Rouge ...

29 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

The terror of the Khmer Rouge - Evangelical Focus

The terror of the Khmer Rouge  Evangelical Focus

Christianity departs from any kind of moralism. What is good news for Duch, is bad news for those who consider themselves too be good and righteous.

27 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary - Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary  Aljazeera.com

Twenty years since collapse of ultra-communist movement, policy hailed by Cambodia PM for ending war back in spotlight.

27 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace - VOA News

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace  VOA News

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 | 2:00 am

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia - The Cambodia Daily

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia  The Cambodia Daily

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal judgment in Case 002/02 provides an opportunity to consider the advancement of justice, but we must recognize the significant ...

25 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

U.S. Deports Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants, Some For Decades-Old Crimes - NPR

U.S. Deports Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants, Some For Decades-Old Crimes  NPR

Many were granted refugee status after fleeing U.S. bombing during the Vietnam War and the massacres of the Khmer Rouge, and know little about the country ...

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Dueling Decisions at the Khmer Rouge Trials Could Mean a Suspect Avoids Justice - Just Security

Dueling Decisions at the Khmer Rouge Trials Could Mean a Suspect Avoids Justice  Just Security

Hot-on-the-heels of a landmark trial judgment in Case 2/2, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) (also known as the Khmer Rouge ...

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

A Cambodian Refugee with a Decades-Old Conviction and a Pregnant Wife Fights Deportation - The New Yorker

A Cambodian Refugee with a Decades-Old Conviction and a Pregnant Wife Fights Deportation  The New Yorker

Daniel A. Gross interviews Sear Un, a California man facing deportation who came to United States as a refugee from the Khmer Rouge.

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Life After the Khmer Rouge - The Cambodia Daily

Life After the Khmer Rouge  The Cambodia Daily

Agence Kampuchea Presse yesterday posted what is believed to be a short series of previously unpublished photos of life after the Khmer Rouge. The only text ...

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Lawyer’s Status Throws Genocide Conviction of Khmer Rouge Leader Into Doubt - The New York Times

Lawyer’s Status Throws Genocide Conviction of Khmer Rouge Leader Into Doubt  The New York Times

An international tribunal dismissed a Dutch lawyer who had defended one of Khmer Rouge leaders. The lawyer's bar membership lapsed in 2016.

16 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge mistrial risk revealed: lawyer for Nuon Chea was unregistered - South China Morning Post

Khmer Rouge mistrial risk revealed: lawyer for Nuon Chea was unregistered  South China Morning Post

Victor Koppe is dismissed by a UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia after the bar association says he was unregistered as a lawyer in the Netherlands in 2016.

15 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge tribunal / 'Astonishing failure' or 'justice for millions'? - Southeast Asia Globe

Khmer Rouge tribunal / 'Astonishing failure' or 'justice for millions'?  Southeast Asia Globe

The ECCC landed its first genocide conviction of high-level officers in the Pol Pot regime, but what is the tribunal's next move?

14 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say - The New York Times

Dozens More Cambodian Immigrants to Be Deported From U.S., Officials Say  The New York Times

A new group of more than 40 deportees, many of them the children of refugees, will be the largest yet to be ejected by the Trump administration.

12 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Living near the former Khmer Rouge navy commander - Khmer Times

Living near the former Khmer Rouge navy commander  Khmer Times

Yea Ran, living in her home right in front of former Khmer Rouge navy commander.

11 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

PM: Full freedoms enjoyed after the Khmer Rouge era - The Phnom Penh Post

PM: Full freedoms enjoyed after the Khmer Rouge era  The Phnom Penh Post

On Human Rights Day on Monday, Prime Minister Hun Sen expressed pride that since the end of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime in 1979, Cambodian ...

11 Dec 2018 | 2:00 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 ...

8 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought - Deadline

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought  Deadline

'Funan' director Denis Do discusses his animated pic, which won the Annecy International Animated Film Festival's prize for Best Feature.

7 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide - The New York Times

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide  The New York Times

I had seen trauma before, but never an entire traumatized nation. All the adults I met were survivors or former killers.

30 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

Decades after Khmer Rouge terror, some justice - Lowell Sun

Decades after Khmer Rouge terror, some justice  Lowell Sun

Bora Chiemruom was just 1 year old in 1975 when she and her family were forced into a Khmer Rouge camp in Cambodia, and her father killed.

26 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

Dogged by political interference, the trials of the those responsible for the deaths of 1.7 million Cambodians could be drawing to a close after officials stated ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 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

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 | 2:00 am

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia - The Guardian

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia  The Guardian

UN-backed tribunal that convicted the last two surviving leaders of genocide faces closure without government's help. Associated Press. Sun 18 Nov 2018 21.12 ...

18 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

BANGKOK (AP) — After spending nine years and more than $300 million to prosecute leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge responsible for the deaths of 1.7 ...

17 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

Landmark Verdict Finds Two of Khmer Rouge's Surviving Leaders Guilty of Genocide - Smithsonian.com

Landmark Verdict Finds Two of Khmer Rouge's Surviving Leaders Guilty of Genocide  Smithsonian.com

In a landmark verdict, two leading figures of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime have been found guilty of genocide. Ninety-two-year-old Nuon Chea, once ...

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

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide - BBC News

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide  BBC News

For the first time, two leaders of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia have been convicted of genocide. His deputy Nuon Chea, 92, and head of state ...

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

The Khmer Rouge Trials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - The Diplomat

The Khmer Rouge Trials: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly  The Diplomat

Irrespective of what the United Nations says, on November 16, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), better known as the Khmer ...

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodians await crucial tribunal finding into 1970s brutal Khmer Rouge regime - The Conversation AU

Cambodians await crucial tribunal finding into 1970s brutal Khmer Rouge regime  The Conversation AU

A potentially historic ruling on genocide by a tribunal in Cambodia on Friday could unsettle understandings of the past among Cambodians - and create a ...

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital - TimesLIVE

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital  TimesLIVE

The former chief interrogator and torturer for Cambodia's Khmer Rouge has been discharged from hospital after a health scare that lasted weeks, an official told ...

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

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

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

Radar helps researchers probe Khmer Rouge-era mass graves, kr-tribunal, Post - The Phnom Penh Post

Radar helps researchers probe Khmer Rouge-era mass graves, kr-tribunal, Post  The Phnom Penh Post

A MAN walks gingerly over a small field in rural Cambodia, pushing a lawnmower-like contraption that deploys ground-penetrating radar to unearth clues of ...

7 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Radar probes Khmer Rouge mass graves - The ASEAN Post

Radar probes Khmer Rouge mass graves  The ASEAN Post

This is the first time that high-end technology is being used in Cambodia to locate mass graves created by the Khmer Rouge.

6 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Experts combine technology and fieldwork to find mass graves from Khmer Rouge era - The Straits Times

Experts combine technology and fieldwork to find mass graves from Khmer Rouge era  The Straits Times

PREY VENG, CAMBODIA (AFP) - A man walks gingerly over a small field in rural Cambodia, pushing a lawnmower-like contraption that deploys ...

5 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Former Khmer Rouge photographer creating new political party - Khmer Times

Former Khmer Rouge photographer creating new political party  Khmer Times

The Interior Ministry has allowed former Khmer Rouge photographer Nhem En to establish a political party named the Worker's Prosperity Party.

5 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Convicted Khmer Rouge-era prison chief hospitalised in Phnom Penh - Al Jazeera English

Convicted Khmer Rouge-era prison chief hospitalised in Phnom Penh  Al Jazeera English

Duch, 76, was given a life sentence for crimes against humanity after first trial at UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal.

24 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

BBC World Service - Outlook, Telling My Dad's Khmer Rouge Story - BBC News

BBC World Service - Outlook, Telling My Dad's Khmer Rouge Story  BBC News

French-Cambodian film-maker Neary Adeline Hay on uncovering her dad's past.

22 Oct 2018 | 12:12 pm

Youk Chhang, Part 2: The Khmer Rouge Nightmare - The Cambodia Daily

Youk Chhang, Part 2: The Khmer Rouge Nightmare  The Cambodia Daily

Youk Chhang, executive director of the Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam), was recently awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award, known as “Asia's ...

11 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge S-21 victims remembered - Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge S-21 victims remembered  Khmer Times

A two-day blessing ceremony is dedicated to the victims of Pol Pot's regime.

4 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia - The Independent

From Newcastle and New Zealand to the Killing Fields of Cambodia  The Independent

In 1978, three young men on a gap year strayed into Cambodian waters and were discovered by members of the Khmer Rouge. Holly Baxter retraced the steps ...

28 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

The Lingering Effects of the Cambodian Genocide on Education - The Diplomat

The Lingering Effects of the Cambodian Genocide on Education  The Diplomat

Decimated by genocide, Cambodia's educational progress so far is surely commendable.

7 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

What was the Khmer Rouge regime, who was Pol Pot and how many people died in the mass killings? - The Sun

What was the Khmer Rouge regime, who was Pol Pot and how many people died in the mass killings?  The Sun

The Khmer Rouge seized power in Cambodia after the civil war in 1975 with Pol Pot emerging as the communist regime's ruthless tyrant which set about wiping ...

3 Sep 2018 | 4:44 pm

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 | 2:00 am

When Will Capitalism Answer for Its Crimes? - Jacobin magazine

When Will Capitalism Answer for Its Crimes?  Jacobin magazine

People aren't turning to socialism because they're naive. They're turning to socialism because they know we don't have to live in misery. A homeless woman sits ...

6 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen: The ex-Khmer Rouge soldier keeping his grip on Cambodia - FRANCE 24 English

Hun Sen: The ex-Khmer Rouge soldier keeping his grip on Cambodia  FRANCE 24 English

After 33 years of ruling Cambodia with an iron fist, Prime Minister Hun Sen – a former soldier in the Khmer Rouge – looks set to strengthen his grip on power in ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Surviving the Khmer Rouge: Author shares her experiences in memoir of life under brutal regime - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Surviving the Khmer Rouge: Author shares her experiences in memoir of life under brutal regime  Scottsbluff Star Herald

ALLIANCE — When Channy Chhi Laux was 13 years old, the Khmer Rouge came to power and changed her life forever.

27 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge genocide in the minds of Cambodian youth - DW (English)

Khmer Rouge genocide in the minds of Cambodian youth  DW (English)

It is estimated that between 1.7 and 2 million Cambodians died at the hands of the Khmer Rouge regime during its nearly four-year reign of terror, from 1975 to ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge Tribunal Criticized Over Suspect Case’s Dismissal - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Khmer Rouge Tribunal Criticized Over Suspect Case’s Dismissal  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Khmer Rouge tribunal has come under criticism for dismissing the case against Im Chaem, a former district chief in the Khmer Rouge regime. Judges at the ...

3 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

From Khmer Rouge child soldier to Kingdom's top academic - Khmer Times

From Khmer Rouge child soldier to Kingdom's top academic  Khmer Times

Sok Touch says he eventually became a child soldier under the brutal Khmer Rouge.

13 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment - The Washington Post

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment  The Washington Post

With elections approaching, Hun Sen is casting the United States as the boogeyman in a widening crackdown on democratic institutions.

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

20 Years After His Death, Cambodians Still Struggle to Put Memories of Pol Pot Behind Them - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

20 Years After His Death, Cambodians Still Struggle to Put Memories of Pol Pot Behind Them  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Khmer Rouge leader's remote final resting place lies all but forgotten, yet many Cambodians cannot escape memories of his rule of terror.

23 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian genocide: Survivors' stories show how justice can be won in the aftermath of even the worst atrocities - The Independent

Cambodian genocide: Survivors' stories show how justice can be won in the aftermath of even the worst atrocities  The Independent

The accounts of victims of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge show how they were able to find justice and healing by breaking their silence and speaking on behalf of those ...

17 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

A Musical Tribute to the Victims of the Khmer Rouge - The New Yorker

A Musical Tribute to the Victims of the Khmer Rouge  The New Yorker

Bangsokol: A Requiem for Cambodia” remembers the killing fields and the culture of the country through film, music, movement, and poetry.

18 Dec 2017 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge Trial, Perhaps the Last, Nears End in Cambodia - The New York Times

Khmer Rouge Trial, Perhaps the Last, Nears End in Cambodia  The New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The genocide trial of two senior Khmer Rouge leaders concluded its hearings on Friday with an angry scolding by the lawyer for ...

23 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am