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Alan Rosenberg: Karen Ziner returns to our pages - The Providence Journal

Alan Rosenberg: Karen Ziner returns to our pages  The Providence Journal

She's a consummate professional with a passion for stories about human rights.

14 Dec 2018 | 12:03 pm

Alice Pung: Close to Home: Selected Writings - The Australian

Alice Pung: Close to Home: Selected Writings  The Australian

Our birth traumas mark us forever. We lug along behind us duffel bags full of somebody elses memories. So wrote Helen Motro, the child of Holocaust survivors.

14 Dec 2018 | 7:00 am

Sixth Singapore Biennale to run from Nov 22, 2019 to March 22, 2020 - The Straits Times

Sixth Singapore Biennale to run from Nov 22, 2019 to March 22, 2020  The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - The Singapore Biennale will return for its sixth edition from Nov 22, 2019 to March 22, 2020, said the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) on Friday ...

14 Dec 2018 | 12:00 am

The new normal - Nepali times

The new normal  Nepali times

Diwakar Chettri t does not matter who advised Prime Minister K P Oli about attending the dubious Asia-Pacific Summit in Kathmandu last week organised by the ...

13 Dec 2018 | 10:57 pm

Rainsy: Do not surrender to Hun Sen's lies - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy: Do not surrender to Hun Sen's lies  The Phnom Penh Post

Sam Rainsy has called on supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) “to not surrender to Hun Sen's lies” as the prime minister “aims to split the ...

13 Dec 2018 | 8:35 pm

Cambodia Morning News for December 14 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News for December 14  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for December 14, 2018. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

13 Dec 2018 | 6:26 pm

Cambodians use pardons to beat Trump admin's deportation orders - NBCNews.com

Cambodians use pardons to beat Trump admin's deportation orders  NBCNews.com

For nearly three months, Roeuth An sat behind the walls of his immigration detention cell, dreaming of the day he might return to his family in Washington state.

13 Dec 2018 | 3:38 am

2019: The year of Timor Leste in ASEAN? - The Jakarta Post - Jakarta Post

2019: The year of Timor Leste in ASEAN? - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Following Cambodias admission in 1999, Timor Leste is the final missing piece towards an ASEAN that encompasses all of Southeast Asia.

13 Dec 2018 | 3:07 am

Theresa May, China, Michael Cohen: Your Thursday Briefing - The New York Times

Theresa May, China, Michael Cohen: Your Thursday Briefing  The New York Times

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning. Theresa May survives a leadership challenge, a Huawei executive gets out on bail and ...

12 Dec 2018 | 4:07 pm

Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide : Code Switch - NPR

Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide : Code Switch  NPR

We checked in with authors, poets and great literary minds to see what books they think everyone should read this holiday season.

12 Dec 2018 | 5:00 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 | 1:41 am

European Animation Awards: Seven Hot Takes From The Event - Cartoon Brew

European Animation Awards: Seven Hot Takes From The Event  Cartoon Brew

As political protests rocked France, Europe's animation sector gathered in the northern French city of Lille to sound a note of unity. The second European ...

11 Dec 2018 | 5:07 pm

'The Friend' Tells Tale Of Shared Grief, Complicated Friendships And Goodness Of Dogs - WBUR

'The Friend' Tells Tale Of Shared Grief, Complicated Friendships And Goodness Of Dogs  WBUR

The 2018 National Book Award winner for fiction is "The Friend," by Sigrid Nunez. Her novel follows the story of a writer living in Manhattan, who's come into the ...

11 Dec 2018 | 4:17 pm

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 ...

10 Dec 2018 | 9:56 pm

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.

10 Dec 2018 | 12:07 pm

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 ...

7 Dec 2018 | 8:59 pm

Can the world stop genocide? - The Economist

Can the world stop genocide?  The Economist

SQUATTING ON a UN refugee agency mat, clutching her listless two-year-old, Setera Bibi tells her story. Last year, at 4am on August 25th, the 23-year-old was ...

7 Dec 2018 | 6:00 pm

‘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 | 1:26 pm

European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia's Totalitarian Shift - The Diplomat

European Sanctions Are a Response to Cambodia's Totalitarian Shift  The Diplomat

Since 2001 Cambodia has benefited from an exceptional trading advantage, granted by the European Union thanks to an initiative known as “Everything But ...

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

FUNSK anniversary honoured, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

FUNSK anniversary honoured, National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

A performance depicting the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge regime was held on December 2, marking the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Kampuchean ...

3 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

Meas Muth: 'I have already prepared my coffin' - Khmer Times

Meas Muth: 'I have already prepared my coffin'  Khmer Times

In the wake of a split decision on whether or not to prosecute former Khmer Rouge official Meas Muth, the former Navy Commander yesterday said that he was ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide - The Weekly Times

U.N.-backed court rules Khmer Rouge leaders committed genocide  The Weekly Times

Two top officials of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge were found guilty of genocide by a U.N.-backed court on Friday (November 16), almost four decades after the ...

29 Nov 2018 | 5:08 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

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced - dailymirror.lk

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced  dailymirror.lk

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced, The sentencing of the two senior most living leaders of the murderous Khmer Rouge regime of Kampuchea ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

English edition of Cambodian top legislator's memoir published - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

English edition of Cambodian top legislator's memoir published  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Phnom Penh (VNA) – The English version of a memoir by President of the Cambodian National Assembly Samdech Heng Samrin, titled “The People's Struggle: ...

26 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

Khmer Rouge's Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Khmer Rouge's Slaughter in Cambodia Is Ruled a Genocide  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (New York Times) — Many of the foot soldiers for the Khmer Rouge remain in Cambodia's remote reaches, each with a chronicle of ...

23 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

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 | 2:00 am

What Should Syrians Learn from Cambodians? - Enab Baladi

What Should Syrians Learn from Cambodians?  Enab Baladi

Mansour Omari Translated from Arabic by Enab Baladi. “Uncertainty was the worst I have suffered. He who works hard, is forced to work to death, and he who ...

22 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

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 says Khmer Rouge tribunal is done - Western Advocate

Cambodia says Khmer Rouge tribunal is done  Western Advocate

Cambodia has reiterated it intends to end the work of the UN-backed tribunal that last week convicted the last two surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge of gen...

19 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

Symbolic funeral for Khashoggi, last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide, and other news in pictures - The Hindu

Symbolic funeral for Khashoggi, last Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide, and other news in pictures  The Hindu

5 p.m. Khashoggi family plans his funeralSaudi Arabia's public prosecutor is seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged in the murder of journalist ...

16 Nov 2018 | 5:38 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 Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences - KFVS

The Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences  KFVS

The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 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 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

Two Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide that killed millions in Cambodia - Daily News & Analysis

Two Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide that killed millions in Cambodia  Daily News & Analysis

Khmer Rouge under Pol Pot was responsible for killing an estimated 2 million in Cambodia in the late 1970s. Forty years since, two of its most senior leaders still ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - CNN

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  CNN

A UN-backed court ruled that the Khmer Rouge committed genocide, a landmark verdict that is hoped will bring closure to millions of Cambodians.

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 guilty of genocide - The Advocate

Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide  The Advocate

A UN-backed court has found two leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge guilty of genocide, almost four decades after the ultra-Maoist regime which oversaw the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison - Hastings Tribune

The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison  Hastings Tribune

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison.

15 Nov 2018 | 10:58 pm

Former Khmer Rouge leaders await verdict - Ballarat Courier

Former Khmer Rouge leaders await verdict  Ballarat Courier

The international tribunal to judge the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 million Cambodians has opened.

15 Nov 2018 | 9:03 pm

Two former Khmer Rouge leaders have been found guilty of genocide for killings during group's ... | WSB-TV - WSB Atlanta

Two former Khmer Rouge leaders have been found guilty of genocide for killings during group's ... | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - Two former Khmer Rouge leaders have been found guilty of genocide for killings during group's brutal rule of Cambodia.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

BBC World Service - Newsday, Khmer Rouge Leaders Found Guilty of Genocide - BBC News

BBC World Service - Newsday, Khmer Rouge Leaders Found Guilty of Genocide  BBC News

The court ruling in Cambodia comes almost 40 years after Pol Pot's brutal regime fell.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict - Nikkei Asian Review

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- The Khmer Rouge tribunal will on Friday announce whether two surviving leaders of the Pol Pot regime are guilty of genocide -- a verdict.

15 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

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital - Channel NewsAsia

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital  Channel NewsAsia

Kaing Guek Eav, better known as Duch, is serving a life sentence for his role in atrocities committed by Cambodia's Khmer Rouge. (Photo: AFP/NHET ...

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

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

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

Technology brings hope to Cambodia’s search for mass graves - South China Morning Post

Technology brings hope to Cambodia’s search for mass graves  South China Morning Post

The ultra-Maoist Khmer Rouge regime is estimated to have caused the deaths of two million Cambodians during its quest to build an agrarian utopia from ...

5 Nov 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 filmmaker Neary Adeline Hay on uncovering her dad's past.

1 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

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

ECCC to announce next verdict - Khmer Times

ECCC to announce next verdict  Khmer Times

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia on Nov. 16 will announce its judgement on former Khmer Rouge leaders.

28 Sep 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

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 ...

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Education can help heal national trauma, halt atrocities: Cambodian genocide survivor - ABS-CBN News

Education can help heal national trauma, halt atrocities: Cambodian genocide survivor  ABS-CBN News

He has lived the American dream and returned home a hero. But parts of Youk Chhang's life are beyond healing even three decades after escaping the ...

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal « LRB blog - London Review of Books

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal « LRB blog  London Review of Books

Hun Sen, whose Cambodian People's Party took every seat in the national assembly in last month's elections, is the world's longest-serving prime minister ...

29 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Sin Chhoeum, 100, fled the Khmer Rouge Killing Fields for the United States - Philly.com

Sin Chhoeum, 100, fled the Khmer Rouge Killing Fields for the United States  Philly.com

The conditions in the Khmer Rouge labor camps were so harsh that many Cambodians died of disease, starvation, and exhaustion. Others were executed in the ...

8 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

The Justice Façade: Genocide Expert Alex Hinton on Differing Perspectives of the Khmer Rouge Trials - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Justice Façade: Genocide Expert Alex Hinton on Differing Perspectives of the Khmer Rouge Trials  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

So, the book argues that it is necessary to step behind this facade and understand how everyday Cambodians and people understand what's going on in this ...

6 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen: The Blood-Drenched Opportunist of Asia - The Daily Beast

Cambodia's Hun Sen: The Blood-Drenched Opportunist of Asia  The Daily Beast

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — In a fiery speech more than three years ago Prime. Minister Hun Sen claimed credit for ridding his country of the Khmer Rouge, ...

31 Jul 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

Hun Sen: The wily political survivor in full control of Cambodia - The Straits Times

Hun Sen: The wily political survivor in full control of Cambodia  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (AFP) - Cambodian leader Hun Sen has outlasted the murderous Khmer Rouge, sidelined the monarchy and crushed his opponents in a 33-year ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Year Zero nostalgia in Cambodia – An Irishwoman’s Diary on the long shadow of the Khmer Rouge - Irish Times

Year Zero nostalgia in Cambodia – An Irishwoman’s Diary on the long shadow of the Khmer Rouge  Irish Times

AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email App Share to LinkedIn Share to Pinterest Share to Reddit Share to Google+ Share ...

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

Cambodian PM now 'fully fledged military dictator', says report - The Guardian

Cambodian PM now 'fully fledged military dictator', says report  The Guardian

Hun Sen's crackdown possible due to support of a cadre of 'dangerous men', says Human Rights Watch.

27 Jun 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

My spy led to Son Sen's murder: PM - Khmer Times

My spy led to Son Sen's murder: PM  Khmer Times

PM says that a brother-in-law of former Democratic Kampuchea Defence Minister Son Sen caused rifts among the Khmer Rouge movement leadership.

12 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge victims honoured - Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge victims honoured  Khmer Times

The government yesterday marked the annual Day of Remembrance, commemorating the victims of the murderous Khmer Rouge regime.

21 May 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

PHNOM PENH — The United States has been busy in Cambodia these past few months, if Hun Sen's government is to be believed. Between trying to overthrow ...

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Former Judge Sees Success in Khmer Rouge Tribunal - VOA Khmer

Former Judge Sees Success in Khmer Rouge Tribunal  VOA Khmer

A UN-sponsored Khmer Rouge tribunal in Cambodia is currently trying two surviving former Khmer Rouge leaders, Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea. After its ...

4 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge: Shocking genocide story behind ‘stock’ images - NEWS.com.au

Khmer Rouge: Shocking genocide story behind ‘stock’ images  NEWS.com.au

THE woman with her baby stares quietly into the camera, her passive gaze perhaps containing some knowledge of the unspeakable horrors that were about to ...

25 Apr 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

Bearing witness to Cambodia's horror, 20 years after Pol Pot's death - The Conversation - US

Bearing witness to Cambodia's horror, 20 years after Pol Pot's death  The Conversation - US

The accounts of survivors 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 ...

15 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Twenty years after Pol Pot died a broken man, his memory looms large - The Phnom Penh Post

Twenty years after Pol Pot died a broken man, his memory looms large  The Phnom Penh Post

Two decades have passed, but Mea Chron still stands by Pol Pot. Most days he also stands by the mass murderer's cremation site, keeping guard in the Khmer ...

13 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge Slavemaster Now a Christian, But Still Remorseless - VOA Khmer

Ex-Khmer Rouge Slavemaster Now a Christian, But Still Remorseless  VOA Khmer

Im Chaem ended up serving as a district chief who allegedly supervised large-scale slave labor and mass killings, according to prosecutors at the Khmer Rouge ...

7 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

The Former Khmer Rouge Slave Who Blew the Whistle on Wells Fargo - The New York Times

The Former Khmer Rouge Slave Who Blew the Whistle on Wells Fargo  The New York Times

Duke Tran was a prisoner in Cambodia. He escaped to America and got a job at Wells Fargo. Then he encountered what he alleged was wrongdoing and had to ...

24 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Escaping the Cambodian genocide | News - Palo Alto Online

Escaping the Cambodian genocide | News  Palo Alto Online

Channy Chhi Laux's new book tells a harrowing story of surviving the Khmer Rouge regime, which removed her from her family and forced her to labor in rice ...

15 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge survivor's goal: Music to the ears of Cambodians (VIDEO) - Lowell Sun

Khmer Rouge survivor's goal: Music to the ears of Cambodians (VIDEO)  Lowell Sun

LOWELL -- Arn Chorn-Pond watched his siblings starve to death. His parents died under the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia.

13 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders ruled fit to face court - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge leaders ruled fit to face court  The Phnom Penh Post

Elderly Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan have been found fit to hear a judgment in the second trial against them, in which they stand ...

1 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's latter day 'repression' has Khmer Rouge roots - La Croix International

Cambodia's latter day 'repression' has Khmer Rouge roots  La Croix International

The Cambodian government has succeeded in shutting down the political opposition, critical thinking in the media and has sharpened its focus on ...

24 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

The game-changer that wasn't: Meeting the reclusive man behind what may be the first written record from inside the Khmer Rouge - The Phnom Penh Post

The game-changer that wasn't: Meeting the reclusive man behind what may be the first written record from inside the Khmer Rouge  The Phnom Penh Post

The nearest neighbour to Ith Sarin's villa in Siem Reap is about five minutes away, and that's no coincidence. Since he left the United States for Cambodia five ...

23 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Establishes Memorial Day for Khmer Rouge Victims - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia Establishes Memorial Day for Khmer Rouge Victims  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The new memorial day forms part of a program of collective reparations provided by the Khmer Rouge tribunal, according to an official.

22 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge Official Converts to Christianity Guided by Pastor She Once Enslaved - Voice of America

Ex-Khmer Rouge Official Converts to Christianity Guided by Pastor She Once Enslaved  Voice of America

Im Chaem, a former Khmer Rouge official who was charged by a United Nations-backed tribunal with crimes against humanity including mass murder, ...

17 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Genocide Museum Conserves Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims - VOA News

Cambodia's Genocide Museum Conserves Clothing of Khmer Rouge Victims  VOA News

During the 21 months he spent imprisoned in the secret Khmer Rouge prison code-named S-21, Bou Meng found a strange comfort in his prison uniform: black ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Despite the controversy, the Khmer Rouge Tribunal is a success - The Interpreter

Despite the controversy, the Khmer Rouge Tribunal is a success  The Interpreter

There are many other yardsticks for judging the achievements of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal beyond just counting convictions.

19 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Foreign minister lashes out at US over Khmer Rouge 'support' - The Phnom Penh Post

Foreign minister lashes out at US over Khmer Rouge 'support'  The Phnom Penh Post

Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn on Sunday criticised the United States government for allegedly failing to recognise Khmer Rouge-perpetrated genocide until ...

17 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia marks 39 years since fall of Khmer Rouge - The Straits Times

Cambodia marks 39 years since fall of Khmer Rouge  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH • Thousands of Cambodian survivors of the Khmer Rouge yesterday marked 39 years since the fall of the brutal regime that killed an estimated ...

8 Jan 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

US to help Cambodia preserve Khmer Rouge victims’ belongings - Washington Post

US to help Cambodia preserve Khmer Rouge victims’ belongings  Washington Post

The U.S government has provided more than $55000 to Cambodia for the preserving of personal items belonging to prisoners at a Khmer Rouge prison and ...

11 Dec 2017 | 3:32 am