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CBS News highlights increasing rates of anti-abortion violence and harassment - Media Matters for America

CBS News highlights increasing rates of anti-abortion violence and harassment  Media Matters for America

In a September 17 article, CBS News' Kate Smith highlighted the increasing severity of violence and harassment against abortion providers, noting how ...

18 Sep 2019 | 5:06 pm

Refugees' stories illuminate universal pain of leaving home - The Jewish News of Northern California

Refugees' stories illuminate universal pain of leaving home  The Jewish News of Northern California

In “Refugees in America,” Lee T. Bycel introduces his book with lines from a poem by British-based writer and activist Warsan Shire, born in Kenya to Somali ...

18 Sep 2019 | 2:55 pm

Brilliant “Cambodian Rock Band blends history, a family tale and superior vintage music / Review - Oregon Music News

Brilliant “Cambodian Rock Band blends history, a family tale and superior vintage music / Review  Oregon Music News

By HOLLY JOHNSON // Something unusual at Oregon Shakespeare Festival, an exquisite compelling play loaded with Pop and Psychedelic Rock sounds live ...

18 Sep 2019 | 1:46 pm

Sar Kheng denies Pchum Ben celebrations prevention order - The Phnom Penh Post

Sar Kheng denies Pchum Ben celebrations prevention order  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has denied ordering provincial and municipal governors to instruct the police to prevent the public from celebrating the 15-day ...

18 Sep 2019 | 12:34 pm

Rutgers launches 8 new studies for its center on gun violence research - RU Daily Targum

Rutgers launches 8 new studies for its center on gun violence research  RU Daily Targum

New Jersey's Center on Gun Violence Research has been allotted $2 million in state funds. Part of the money will go toward eight new research projects across ...

18 Sep 2019 | 10:28 am

Jungle chic and animal magic: How a new wave of luxury hotels is transforming Cambodia - The Telegraph

Jungle chic and animal magic: How a new wave of luxury hotels is transforming Cambodia  The Telegraph

It started with a zip line: 1,050ft long and 130ft above the ground. “I promise I won't let you go until you're ready,” said Sangjay, the young general manager of ...

18 Sep 2019 | 7:44 am

Tech innovator Cambodian girls create prize-winning poetry app - The Phnom Penh Post

Tech innovator Cambodian girls create prize-winning poetry app  The Phnom Penh Post

The creation of five girls aged 13 and 14, LiterTree is a team dedicated to one sole purpose – the preservation of Khmer poetry, which is at risk of being forgotten ...

17 Sep 2019 | 11:44 pm

Cambodia morning news for September 18 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for September 18  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for September 18, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

17 Sep 2019 | 8:12 pm

CA Republican Elizabeth Heng's ad on socialism, AOC dishonest - Fresno Bee

CA Republican Elizabeth Heng's ad on socialism, AOC dishonest  Fresno Bee

Fresno Republican Elizabeth Heng preys on ignorance of voters in CA's 16th Congressional District with TV commercial conflating Khmer Rouge to democratic ...

17 Sep 2019 | 11:41 am

Violence against abortion clinics, like Planned Parenthood, hit a record high last year. Doctors say it's getting worse. - CBS News

Violence against abortion clinics, like Planned Parenthood, hit a record high last year. Doctors say it's getting worse.  CBS News

One provider said the movement against abortion access feels similar to when Dr. George Tiller, a well-known abortion doctor, was assassinated in 2009.

17 Sep 2019 | 9:19 am

National News Violence against abortion clinics hit a record high last year CBS News 5:48 - KTVQ Billings News

National News Violence against abortion clinics hit a record high last year CBS News 5:48  KTVQ Billings News

For one of the last abortion doctors in Missouri, harassment, stalking and death threats are a part of regular life. But this year, it's been worse than ever.

17 Sep 2019 | 7:49 am

What Our Editor Learned by Speaking to Hundreds of Filmmakers - The New York Times

What Our Editor Learned by Speaking to Hundreds of Filmmakers  The New York Times

Mekado Murphy makes the “Anatomy of a Scene” video series for The Times, which asks directors to explain a sequence from one of their films moment by ...

17 Sep 2019 | 5:00 am

Showing Cambodian Spirit, Rock 'n' Roll Perseveres, New US Play Attracts Awards - The Cambodia Daily

Showing Cambodian Spirit, Rock 'n' Roll Perseveres, New US Play Attracts Awards  The Cambodia Daily

The new American play 'Cambodian Rock Band' has garnered critical and popular acclaim this year as it guides audiences through the complex association of ...

17 Sep 2019 | 3:30 am

Cambodia's Oscar Hope Deals With Stories and Songs That Define Genocide Generation - Hollywood Reporter

Cambodia's Oscar Hope Deals With Stories and Songs That Define Genocide Generation  Hollywood Reporter

Cambodia's 2020 foreign-language Oscar submission, 'In the Life of Music,' deals with the stories and songs that define the Killing Fields genocide generation, ...

17 Sep 2019 | 3:19 am

Library Limelight: An inspiring story of survival - Colorado Springs Gazette

Library Limelight: An inspiring story of survival  Colorado Springs Gazette

Every once in awhile, I'm lucky enough to have a conversation that helps me see the world in a whole new light.

17 Sep 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Opposition to Pay Would-Be Armed Forces Defectors Ahead of Sam Rainsy Return  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's banned opposition party has earmarked a budget to support members of the armed forces who defect from Prime Minister Hun Sen's regime and ...

16 Sep 2019 | 5:12 pm

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 'extreme socialism' criticised in Republican ad invoking Cambodian genocide - ABC News

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's 'extreme socialism' criticised in Republican ad invoking Cambodian genocide  ABC News

A Republican Party ad riles observers in the US and abroad, appearing to link Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's politics with that of the Khmer Rouge ...

16 Sep 2019 | 3:08 pm

Bolton was a wrong choice by the impulsive president - Tehran Times

Bolton was a wrong choice by the impulsive president  Tehran Times

TEHRAN - Donald Trump trumped his national security advisor John Bolton on Tuesday via a Twitter, saying he had "strongly disagreed" with many of Bolton's ...

16 Sep 2019 | 4:18 am

Ocasio-Cortez decries a GOP PAC's debate ad comparing her to the Khmer Rouge - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Ocasio-Cortez decries a GOP PAC's debate ad comparing her to the Khmer Rouge  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The clip opens with ominous music and a portrait of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., bursting into flames to reveal a pile of skulls. “This is the face of ...

15 Sep 2019 | 5:14 pm

CNRP activists arrested for 'plotting insecurity' - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP activists arrested for 'plotting insecurity'  The Phnom Penh Post

Three activists for the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) have been sent to Phnom Penh Municipal Court after they were ...

15 Sep 2019 | 12:23 pm

With hate rising, the Dallas Holocaust Museum unveils a new home, and an expanded mission - The Dallas Morning News

With hate rising, the Dallas Holocaust Museum unveils a new home, and an expanded mission  The Dallas Morning News

When the Dallas Holocaust Museum revealed its plans for a new West End home back in 2015, the chief urgency was the loss of survivors and firsthand...

15 Sep 2019 | 7:19 am

White Building Documentary Garners Global Awards, Praise for Young Cambodian Filmmaker - VOA Khmer

White Building Documentary Garners Global Awards, Praise for Young Cambodian Filmmaker  VOA Khmer

The sounds and sights of the White Building are deeply etched in Kavich Neang's memory. The shifting sounds of children running around the iconic building's ...

13 Sep 2019 | 2:45 pm

Analysis | The Trailer: Debate superlatives: Best and worst moments, best joke and more - Washington Post

Analysis | The Trailer: Debate superlatives: Best and worst moments, best joke and more  Washington Post

In this special Friday edition: The superlatives of the Houston debate, new Texas polls, and the Khmer Rouge comes to your TV screen. This is the face of ...

13 Sep 2019 | 2:30 pm

Rogue Valley theater scene: Sept. 13 - Mail Tribune

Rogue Valley theater scene: Sept. 13  Mail Tribune

Barnstormers Theatre: 112 Evelyn Ave. , Grants Pass. See barnstormersgp. org or call 541-479-3557 for tickets. Group discounts are available. 'The Lost Boy': ...

13 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Town Film Festival Explores Days Before, During and After the Khmer Rouge - OC Weekly

Cambodia Town Film Festival Explores Days Before, During and After the Khmer Rouge  OC Weekly

Rap music, “thug life,” mental health, refugee struggles and heritage protection are among the subjects explored during the seventh-annual Cambodia Town ...

12 Sep 2019 | 10:00 am

A Memoir From Hell by Samantha Power - The Intercept

A Memoir From Hell by Samantha Power  The Intercept

“The Education of an Idealist” — a new memoir by Samantha Power, America's ambassador to the U.N. from 2013 to 2017 — could have been among the ...

11 Sep 2019 | 9:18 am

Trump’s Refugee Cuts Threaten Deep Consequences at Home and Abroad - The Indian Express

Trump’s Refugee Cuts Threaten Deep Consequences at Home and Abroad  The Indian Express

Sure, countries take in people displaced by warfare out of humanitarian concerns. But they also have a more practical goal: preventing still-worse conflicts.

11 Sep 2019 | 5:01 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

East Texan authors book on escaping Khmer Rouge - The Cambodia Daily

East Texan authors book on escaping Khmer Rouge  The Cambodia Daily

Longview, Texas – An East Texas man has published a book on his harrowing time as a prisoner of a brutal totalitarian regime in southeast Asia. His story is one ...

3 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

East Texan authors book on escaping communist regime in Cambodia - KSLA

East Texan authors book on escaping communist regime in Cambodia  KSLA

An East Texas man has published a book on his harrowing time as a prisoner of a brutal totalitarian regime in southeast Asia.The 'Khmer Rouge' of Cambodia.

2 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

VOA Q&A: Legal Expert Nicholas Koumjian Talks Career at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, Accomplishments and Challenges of the Tribunal - VOA Khmer

VOA Q&A: Legal Expert Nicholas Koumjian Talks Career at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, Accomplishments and Challenges of the Tribunal  VOA Khmer

The United Nations and Cambodia's courts established the Extraordinary Chambers of the Courts in Cambodia (ECCC) in 2003, more than four decades after ...

23 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: Cambodian politician and architect of the Khmer Rouge’s atrocities - The Independent

Nuon Chea: Cambodian politician and architect of the Khmer Rouge’s atrocities  The Independent

Nuon Chea presided over some of the worst atrocities of Khmer Rouge rule in Cambodia in the late 1970s and ultimately was convicted of crimes against ...

15 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

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

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

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

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

One Family’s Story of Survival Under the Khmer Rouge, No Longer Buried - Atlas Obscura

One Family’s Story of Survival Under the Khmer Rouge, No Longer Buried  Atlas Obscura

Though 10-year-old Vira Rama didn't understand what his family's secrets were, he knew that they had to be kept hidden. At first glance, they seemed innocuous ...

9 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

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

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, 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, An Architect Of Khmer Rouge's Genocidal Restructuring Of Cambodia, Dies - NPR

Nuon Chea, An Architect Of Khmer Rouge's Genocidal Restructuring Of Cambodia, Dies  NPR

The chief ideologue of the Khmer Rouge, Nuon Chea, has died. He was the right-hand man to Pol Pot, who led a murderous regime in Cambodia in the late ...

5 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea dies at 93 - CNN

Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea dies at 93  CNN

Nuon Chea, a senior member of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime which led to the death of more than 1.7 million people, died on Sunday at the age of 93.

4 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

They risked their lives saving family photos from Khmer Rouge - South China Morning Post

They risked their lives saving family photos from Khmer Rouge  South China Morning Post

The Rama family buried their family photographs to hide their past when the Khmer Rouge came to power in Cambodia in the 1970s. Photographer Charles Fox ...

30 Jul 2019 | 5:00 pm

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

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

U.S. deports 37 Cambodian refugees after criminal convictions - Reuters

U.S. deports 37 Cambodian refugees after criminal convictions  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Thirty-seven Cambodian deported by the United States arrived in Phnom Penh on Thursday, 32 of them refugees who fled during the ...

4 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Row House Cinema explores atrocities of the Khmer Rouge with animated feature Funan - PGH City Paper

Row House Cinema explores atrocities of the Khmer Rouge with animated feature Funan  PGH City Paper

Beginning in 1975, the Khmer Rouge unleashed a reign of terror across Cambodia, killing between 1.7 and 2 million Cambodians, and exiling more. The horrific ...

3 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge: I survived the 'Killing Fields' - BBC News

Khmer Rouge: I survived the 'Killing Fields'  BBC News

The Khmer Rouge began their genocidal rule in Cambodia in 1975.

3 Jul 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

Obituary: John Dean Gunther, diplomat and ambassador haunted by the fall of Phnom Penh to the Khmer Rouge - The Scotsman

Obituary: John Dean Gunther, diplomat and ambassador haunted by the fall of Phnom Penh to the Khmer Rouge  The Scotsman

John Gunther Dean, diplomat. Born: 24 February, 1926 in Wrocław, Poland. Died: 6 June, 2019, aged 93. John Gunther Dean, a veteran American diplomat and ...

15 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Funan review: Animation worthy of Persepolis and Grave of the Fireflies - Polygon

Funan review: Animation worthy of Persepolis and Grave of the Fireflies  Polygon

The mainstream perception that animated films are intended for children still make films like Persepolis, Grave of the Fireflies, and the newly released Funan ...

9 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia accuses Singapore of supporting Khmer Rouge genocide - New Straits Times

Cambodia accuses Singapore of supporting Khmer Rouge genocide  New Straits Times

PHNOM PENH/HANOI: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has accused Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of supporting genocide because of ...

7 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

The Handmaid's Tale isn't completely fiction. Forced pregnancy happened under the Khmer Rouge - ABC News

The Handmaid's Tale isn't completely fiction. Forced pregnancy happened under the Khmer Rouge  ABC News

For Cambodian women living under the Khmer Rouge regime, the reproductive violence depicted in The Handmaid's Tale's dystopia is far from a fiction.

6 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

Political analyst accuses PM Lee of being “disrespectful to Khmer Rouge victims” - The Independent

Political analyst accuses PM Lee of being “disrespectful to Khmer Rouge victims”  The Independent

PM Lee is accused of reigniting pain of the Cambodian people in his Facebook post. Singapore's Head of Government, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (Photo: ...

5 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Lee Hsien Loong Disrespectful of Khmer Rouge victims - Khmer Times

Lee Hsien Loong Disrespectful of Khmer Rouge victims  Khmer Times

On 31 May 2019, on his Facebook page, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong described about his letter to Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to ...

3 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

There's a Dark Reason Why Cambodia Reenacts its Brutal Genocide Every Year - VICE

There's a Dark Reason Why Cambodia Reenacts its Brutal Genocide Every Year  VICE

The ruling party uses the memory of the Khmer Rouge for political gain – by constantly reminding Cambodians to pay homage to the politicians who helped end ...

30 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Marks ‘National Day of Remembrance’ of Khmer Rouge Horrors - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia Marks ‘National Day of Remembrance’ of Khmer Rouge Horrors  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Actors re-enacted gruesome scenes of violence at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center as part of an annual ceremony to mark the Khmer Rouge regime horrors.

21 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia re-enacts Khmer Rouge killings - in pictures - BBC News

Cambodia re-enacts Khmer Rouge killings - in pictures  BBC News

Cambodian actors have re-enacted atrocities committed by the Khmer Rouge on the country's National Day of Remembrance - known informally as the "Day of ...

20 May 2019 | 3:00 am

Inside the Khmer Rouge's Killing Fields - Jacobin magazine

Inside the Khmer Rouge's Killing Fields  Jacobin magazine

Amid the devastation of war, Pol Pot's genocidal regime came to power and led to the death of over a million Cambodians. Its roots didn't lie in its "utopianism," ...

27 Apr 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

Khmer Rouge forced marriage effects linger - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge forced marriage effects linger  The Phnom Penh Post

A research paper published on Wednesday by the Cambodia Women's Crisis Center (CWCC) in conjunction with Canada's McGill University claims that forced ...

25 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian volleyball federation president ‘ran death squads’ during late 90s, report claims - The Independent

Cambodian volleyball federation president ‘ran death squads’ during late 90s, report claims  The Independent

Volleyball's international governing body, FIVB, is facing calls to sever ties with the president of the Cambodia national federation after The Independent learned ...

24 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Vietnamese ex-president Le Duc Anh who ousted Khmer Rouge dies, aged 99 - The Straits Times

Vietnamese ex-president Le Duc Anh who ousted Khmer Rouge dies, aged 99  The Straits Times

HANOI (AFP) - General Le Duc Anh, a Communist party hardliner and former Vietnamese president who led the invasion of Cambodia which led to the fall of the ...

23 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Second Generation Survivors Of The Khmer Rouge Genocide Shatter Its Silence in ArtsEmerson's SEE YOU YESTERDAY - The Cambodia Daily

Second Generation Survivors Of The Khmer Rouge Genocide Shatter Its Silence in ArtsEmerson's SEE YOU YESTERDAY  The Cambodia Daily

On the heels of Cambodian New Year, ArtsEmerson is honored to welcome See You Yesterday, a moving performance by Global Arts Corps which explores the ...

20 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodian Genocide Remembrance Day Honors Millions Killed - NBC Southern California

Cambodian Genocide Remembrance Day Honors Millions Killed  NBC Southern California

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors declared Wednesday Cambodian Genocide Remembrance Day in memory of the 1.7 million or more people ...

16 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

Rithy Panh revisits the horrors of the Khmer Rouge - swissinfo.ch

Rithy Panh revisits the horrors of the Khmer Rouge  swissinfo.ch

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

16 Mar 2019 | 3:00 am

The Democratic Socialist Platform Echoes the Madness of the Khmer Rouge | Barry Brownstein - Foundation for Economic Education

The Democratic Socialist Platform Echoes the Madness of the Khmer Rouge | Barry Brownstein  Foundation for Economic Education

In 1975, when the Khmer Rouge took over, they quickly emptied the capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh. This was to be year Zero; a rebirth of Cambodia as an ...

8 Mar 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

What to see in Anlong Veng, Cambodia, last bastion of Khmer Rouge - South China Morning Post

What to see in Anlong Veng, Cambodia, last bastion of Khmer Rouge  South China Morning Post

The unassuming spot where movement's genocidal leader, Pol Pot, was cremated, his mountain retreat and that of 'The Butcher' Ta Mok, with their sweeping ...

25 Feb 2019 | 12:05 pm

Khmer Rouge map app launched - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge map app launched  The Phnom Penh Post

The department of Media and Communication (DMC) at the Royal University of Phnom Penh has launched a mobile app and website – Mapping Memories ...

5 Feb 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Thrives as the Communist Khmer Rouge Becomes a Memory | Murray Kilpatrick - Foundation for Economic Education

Cambodia Thrives as the Communist Khmer Rouge Becomes a Memory | Murray Kilpatrick  Foundation for Economic Education

Cambodia serves as living proof that an embrace of free-market principles, entrepreneurship without crippling regulations, and personal responsibility can vastly ...

4 Feb 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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.

5 Dec 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

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

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 | 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

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

UN genocide adviser welcomes historic conviction of former Khmer Rouge leaders - UN News

UN genocide adviser welcomes historic conviction of former Khmer Rouge leaders  UN News

Friday's historic conviction by a United Nations-backed international tribunal of two former Khmer Rouge leaders in Cambodia on genocide charges has been ...

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge officials found guilty of genocide - CNN

Khmer Rouge officials found guilty of genocide  CNN

Two surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia were found guilty of genocide by an international tribunal, nearly four decades after the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last - Voice of America

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last  Voice of America

The tribunal judging the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 million Cambodians will issue verdicts Friday in ...

14 Nov 2018 | 3:00 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 | 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

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 | 3:00 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

It was June 1978 when Hilary received her final letter from her brother John. “He used to write to me on his travels,” she tells me, 40 years later. “They were ...

28 Sep 2018 | 3:00 am