Cambodia News: Nuon Chea

Human Security Through Formal Trials: Some Evidence from Southeast Asia - CSS Resources (blog)


Human Security Through Formal Trials: Some Evidence from Southeast Asia
CSS Resources (blog)
They are Nuon Chea (Khmer Rouge regime's No.2 man); Khieu Samphan (Khmer Rouge head of state), and Duch the chief executioner of the notorious Khmer Rouge prison called Tuol Sleng. In contrast, the SPSC succeeded in convicting only a small ...

13 Jan 2017 | 2:30 am

'He Took What He Wanted': The Women Forced into Marriage by the Khmer Rouge - Broadly


Broadly

'He Took What He Wanted': The Women Forced into Marriage by the Khmer Rouge
Broadly
Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea, the last living leaders of the regime, were jailed for life in 2014 after being convicted of crimes against humanity. In 2016, forced marriage was added to an expanding list of their alleged crimes, though survivors have ...

12 Jan 2017 | 8:23 am

Evidence Stage Ends in Khmer Rouge Trial - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Evidence Stage Ends in Khmer Rouge Trial
The Cambodia Daily
After two years and more than 180 witnesses, civil parties and experts, evidentiary hearings in the second trial against Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan likely came to a close on Wednesday. And with significant doubts about the ...
Tribunal weighs Case 002/03The Phnom Penh Post

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11 Jan 2017 | 5:39 pm

Khmer Rouge tribunal's Case 002/02 concluded - Khmer Times


Khmer Rouge tribunal's Case 002/02 concluded
Khmer Times
Case 002 against Mr. Chea and Mr. Samphan was split into a series of smaller trials, Case 002/01 and Case 002/02, in a bid to deliver “timely justice.” There were two other defendants named in the case, Ieng Sary and Ieng Thirith, but the former died ...

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11 Jan 2017 | 11:10 am

Expert insists remains were not manipulated - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Expert insists remains were not manipulated
The Phnom Penh Post
Last month, Nuon Chea's defence lawyer Victor Koppe had suggested that Vietnamese soldiers may have planted extra remains in the mass graves. Khieu Samphan defender Anta Guisse yesterday asked how Vuthy's team could determine whether bones ...
Killing Fields Bones Not Brought In, Expert Says at KR TribunalThe Cambodia Daily

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10 Jan 2017 | 6:38 pm

Tribunal closes probe of Muth, National, Phnom Penh Post - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Tribunal closes probe of Muth, National, Phnom Penh Post
The Phnom Penh Post
The Khmer Rouge tribunal has closed an eight-year investigation into alleged Khmer Rouge naval commander Meas Muth, a spokeswoman for the court said ...

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10 Jan 2017 | 5:27 pm

Former staffer for court describes S-21 research - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Former staffer for court describes S-21 research
The Phnom Penh Post
However, Victor Koppe, defence lawyer for former Khmer Rouge second-in-command Nuon Chea, asked Sotheany how she knew documents used in her project were authentic. Sotheany responded that she had authenticated documents based on format, ...

9 Jan 2017 | 2:13 pm

Trump and Xi Need a Timeout - Foreign Policy


Trump and Xi Need a Timeout
Foreign Policy
In March, I watched as Nuon Chea, “Brother Number Two,” was wheeled into the courtroom of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Cambodia. He was momentarily ending an unofficial boycott of the court to contest the testimony I had given earlier as an expert ...

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4 Jan 2017 | 2:58 pm

Cambodians Need Somebody to Speak for Their Ghosts - Foreign Policy (blog)


Cambodians Need Somebody to Speak for Their Ghosts
Foreign Policy (blog)
I almost felt sorry for the enfeebled Nuon Chea, who had to be helped into his seat by two unarmed guards. Then I thought of the millions of Cambodians who suffered and died during the brutal Democratic Kampuchea (DK) era. Nobody, not even Nuon Chea ...

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4 Jan 2017 | 12:20 pm

The Biggest Stories of the Year in Cambodia - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

The Biggest Stories of the Year in Cambodia
Khmer Times
The Khmer Rouge tribunal's Supreme Court Chambers in November upheld the guilty verdict of Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, the two most senior surviving members of the Khmer Rouge regime. Both were convicted of crimes against humanity in 2014 ...

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29 Dec 2016 | 11:33 am