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Khmer Rouge survivors react to First They Killed My Father - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge survivors react to First They Killed My Father
The Phnom Penh Post
Angelina Jolie's First They Killed My Father chronicles some of the atrocities committed during the Pol Pot regime, including mass killings, forced labour and the conscription of children as soldiers into the Revolutionary Army of Kampuchea. At the ...

24 Feb 2017 | 11:56 pm

Cambodia genocide tribunal dismisses charges against former Khmer Rouge member - JURIST


JURIST

Cambodia genocide tribunal dismisses charges against former Khmer Rouge member
JURIST
[JURIST] The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) [official website] on Wednesday dismissed [press release] charges against Im Chaem, a Buddhist nun suspected of playing a role in the Khmer Rouge regime. The judges in the case ...
The Bucolic Life of a Cambodian Grandmother Accused of Mass ...New York Times
Khmer Rouge tribunal drops case vs lower-ranking suspect - New ...New Jersey Herald
First They Killed My Father: A Cambodian story of 'talent, art, love ...The Phnom Penh Post
MyStatesman.com -NZCity
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23 Feb 2017 | 9:05 pm

New Angelina Jolie Film on Khmer Rouge Puts Cambodia in Global Spotlight - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

New Angelina Jolie Film on Khmer Rouge Puts Cambodia in Global Spotlight
VOA Khmer (English)
Angelina Jolie at a press conference, which announces the premiere of the upcoming Netflix film in Siem Reap province, Cambodia on February 18, 2017. The film “First They Killed My Father,” based on Luong Ung's account of surviving the Khmer Rouge ...

23 Feb 2017 | 11:24 am

Khmer Rouge cadre's war crimes charges dismissed in Cambodia - Reuters UK


Deutsche Welle

Khmer Rouge cadre's war crimes charges dismissed in Cambodia
Reuters UK
The decision in the case of Im Chaem, who was suspected of running a forced labour camp, was a boon for veteran Prime Minister Hun Sen, a former Khmer Rouge soldier who opposes further trials. Critics said the decision undermined the credibility of the ...
Cambodian court dismisses charges against Khmer Rouge officialDeutsche Welle
Judges dismiss case against mid-level Khmer Rouge cadreDaily Mail
Khmer Rouge tribunal drops case vs lower-ranking suspectBeloit Daily News
The Cambodia Daily -The Daily Star -Anadolu Agency
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22 Feb 2017 | 12:51 am

'They are heroes': Angelina Jolie honours survivors of sexual violence under Cambodia's Khmer Rouge - South China Morning Post


ABC News

'They are heroes': Angelina Jolie honours survivors of sexual violence under Cambodia's Khmer Rouge
South China Morning Post
Angelina Jolie has paid tribute to the survivors of forced marriage under the Khmer Rouge and pledged to continue advocating on behalf of women and girls who suffer from sexualised violence in conflict. Jolie has spent the past few days in Cambodia ...
Angelina Jolie and kids eat bugs in CambodiaPage Six
Angelina Jolie opens up about her Cambodian movie and focusing on health of her familyABC News
Jolie has warm words for estranged husband PittCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)
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21 Feb 2017 | 10:31 pm

For an Hour, Khmer Rouge Tribunal Interns Stage Strike Over Pay ... - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

For an Hour, Khmer Rouge Tribunal Interns Stage Strike Over Pay ...
The Cambodia Daily
In solidarity with unpaid interns around the world, about 35 foreigners working for free for the U.N. at the Khmer Rouge tribunal took an extra-long lunch break on ...
Khmer Rouge tribunal interns push for payThe Phnom Penh Post

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20 Feb 2017 | 5:35 pm

Jolie unveils Khmer Rouge film in Cambodia - The Star Online


The Star Online

Jolie unveils Khmer Rouge film in Cambodia
The Star Online
Siem Reap: Angelina Jolie unveiled her new film on the horrors of the Khmer Rouge era at the ancient Angkor Wat temple complex in Cambodia, a country the star shares a deep affinity with through her adopted son Maddox. Cambodia's king and survivors of ...
Angelina Jolie launches Khmer Rouge film in CambodiaBangkok Post
Angelina Jolie's film on Khmer RougeNEWS.com.au
At Jolie film premiere, survivors and royalty re-witness Khmer Rouge horrorsThe Phnom Penh Post
BBC News
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18 Feb 2017 | 11:41 pm

The former Khmer Rouge cadres who turned to God for salvation ... - South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post

The former Khmer Rouge cadres who turned to God for salvation ...
South China Morning Post
In Pailin, a province in Cambodia established for former members of Pol Pot's regime, Christianity is offering the redemption that Buddhism's karma cannot.
Anlong Veng Calling: The Last Khmer Rouge Stronghold - The ...The News Lens International (press release)

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15 Feb 2017 | 9:45 pm

Cambodian royalty to open Angelina Jolie's film on Khmer Rouge survivor - USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Cambodian royalty to open Angelina Jolie's film on Khmer Rouge survivor
USA TODAY
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Royalty — Cambodia's culture-loving King Norodom Sihamoni — will preside over the premiere Saturday of Angelina Jolie's film based on a memoir from a Khmer Rouge survivor. Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk ...

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14 Feb 2017 | 11:49 am

Photographer at Khmer Rouge torture center enters politics | Miami ... - Miami Herald


Miami Herald

Photographer at Khmer Rouge torture center enters politics | Miami ...
Miami Herald
A former Khmer Rouge member who was chief photographer at a prison where about 20000 people were tortured before being executed says he is forming a ...
Photographer at Khmer Rouge torture centre enters politicsBangkok Post
Photographer at Khmer Rouge torture center enters politicsBeckley Register-Herald

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1 Feb 2017 | 4:58 am