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Cambodia launches mobile app on Khmer Rouge history - India.com


Cambodia launches mobile app on Khmer Rouge history
India.com
Bangkok, July 26 (IANS) A mobile application on the comprehensive history of the Khmer Rouge has been launched in Cambodia to ensure that Cambodian citizens, 70 per cent of whom are less than 30 years old, do not forget one of the darkest chapters in ...

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26 Jul 2017 | 7:31 am

Khmer Rouge tribunal gets funds, case deadline extension - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge tribunal gets funds, case deadline extension
The Phnom Penh Post
Funds continue to flow for the Khmer Rouge tribunal, and the case against alleged former Khmer Rouge naval chief Meas Muth is moving forward even as the ultimate fate of the case still hangs in the balance, according to announcements made yesterday.

25 Jul 2017 | 7:03 pm

First Khmer Rouge History Mobile App Released on Android - The ... - The Cambodia Daily


The Phnom Penh Post

First Khmer Rouge History Mobile App Released on Android - The ...
The Cambodia Daily
The first mobile app offering a comprehensive and interactive history of the Khmer Rouge, created in the hopes of ending a “collective denial” about some of the ...
Khmer Rouge History app to assist students, National, Phnom Penh ...The Phnom Penh Post

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25 Jul 2017 | 6:42 pm

Khmer Rouge history app to be launched today - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge history app to be launched today
Khmer Times
A young generation is emerging in Cambodia with a very hazy perception of their recent history, specifically the Khmer Rouge period. Their grandparents don't want to talk about it and their parents don't really know much, only what they learned at school.

24 Jul 2017 | 3:02 pm

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Mission Accomplished? - The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Mission Accomplished?
The Diplomat
Survivors from the nightmare of the Khmer Rouge rule from 1975-79 at long last were able to witness their first glimpse of justice in 2010 with the conviction of Kaing Guek Euv aka Duch, the director of the S21 secret prison. Duch, who reported ...

17 Jul 2017 | 8:00 am

Cambodia: Many senior Khmer Rouge officials won't face justice – tribunal - Asian Correspondent


Asian Correspondent

Cambodia: Many senior Khmer Rouge officials won't face justice – tribunal
Asian Correspondent
ONLY a handful of former high-ranking Khmer Rouge officials will face justice for the atrocities committed during their authoritarian rule, the United Nations-backed tribunal tasked with legal proceedings said on Monday. According to the South China ...
Tribunal's edited decision on Im Chaem draws ireThe Phnom Penh Post

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11 Jul 2017 | 8:02 pm

Khmer Rouge tribunal explains limits on prosecutions - Washington Post


Washington Post

Khmer Rouge tribunal explains limits on prosecutions
Washington Post
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The U.N.-backed Cambodian tribunal trying Khmer Rouge leaders for atrocities committed while they ruled the country acknowledged Monday that only a handful of former high-ranking officials will face justice for their crimes.
The short arm of the law: Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal says very few 'will ever be prosecuted for atrocities'South China Morning Post
Im Chaem filing short on reasoningThe Phnom Penh Post
Tribunal Judges: Im Chaem Too Lowly for Court ProsecutionThe Cambodia Daily

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10 Jul 2017 | 9:11 am

The Power of Forgiveness: Living through the murderous Khmer Rouge regime - ABC Local


The Power of Forgiveness: Living through the murderous Khmer Rouge regime
ABC Local
After killing his father and many friends, why would a man who escaped the murderous Khmer Rouge regime want to go back to the country he fled in fear? It was time when anyone who worn glasses or Christians were killed because they must have been ...

9 Jul 2017 | 11:38 pm

Keeping the peace in a post Khmer Rouge era - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Keeping the peace in a post Khmer Rouge era
The Phnom Penh Post
The disarmament of the Khmer Rouge was an ambitious, internationally driven mission. The xenophobic communist regime, which rose to power in 1975 and implemented radical policies that led to the death of nearly a quarter of Cambodia's population, was ...
A Khmerican TaleSlate Magazine

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8 Jul 2017 | 11:09 pm

Khmer Rouge atrocities 'not a lie': Deputy PM tells of personal hardships at launch of documentation centre - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge atrocities 'not a lie': Deputy PM tells of personal hardships at launch of documentation centre
The Phnom Penh Post
Deputy Prime Minister Bin Chhin yesterday opened up about the hardship he experienced under the Khmer Rouge, telling students at the inauguration of the Legal Documentation Centre (LDC) yesterday that the Cambodian tragedy was “not a lie”. The LDC ...

27 Jun 2017 | 7:09 pm