Cambodia News: Nuon Chea

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity - ucanews

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity  ucanews

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem embraces Christianity. Like some other elderly cadres -year-old grandma seeks solace in God's forgiveness but refuses to ...

11 Apr 2019 | 12:09 am

Did KR commit genocide against the Cambodian national group? - Khmer Times

Did KR commit genocide against the Cambodian national group?  Khmer Times

An important judicial opinion was issued late last month by a Cambodian judge of the ECCC Trial Chamber, making a valuable contribution to a debate of ...

8 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Rwanda: One genocide among many - Vanguard

Rwanda: One genocide among many  Vanguard

The Rwandan genocide 25 years ago shocked the world. Yet it was only one genocide among many to have been committed last century, nor did it stem the ...

5 Apr 2019 | 2:00 am

Treaty on ICC no threat to royals - Reflecting On The Law - The Star Online

Treaty on ICC no threat to royals - Reflecting On The Law  The Star Online

Advice that the Rome Statute jeopardises the Malay Rulers, Islam and the Malays is frivolous and a product of fertile minds.

28 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

'How I went from bloodied Killing Fields of Cambodia to working at Sainsbury's' - Mirror Online

'How I went from bloodied Killing Fields of Cambodia to working at Sainsbury's'  Mirror Online

WARNING - DISTRESSING IMAGES EXCLUSIVE: Sokphal Din, 61, lost nearly 60 members of his family - including his father and six-year-old brother - under ...

17 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

ECCC appoints new Chea defence lawyer, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

ECCC appoints new Chea defence lawyer, National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

The Defence Support Section of the UN-backed Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) has appointed Doreen Chen as an international ...

25 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's 20 years of peace - ucanews

Cambodia's 20 years of peace  ucanews

Cambodia's 20 years of peace. Marking of the formal ending of civil war was previously overshadowed by other anniversaries in a bloody timeline.

10 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster - DW (English)

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster  DW (English)

It's been 40 years since the end of Khmer Rouge's reign of terror in Cambodia. Many accuse Prime Minister Hun Sen of using this dark chapter in the nation's ...

7 Jan 2019 | 8:56 am

The Truth About War and Peace in Cambodia - The Diplomat

The Truth About War and Peace in Cambodia  The Diplomat

For decades, the official line from the United Nations and the bevy of international foreign ministers and diplomats who brokered the 1991 Paris Peace Accords ...

5 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

The 'silver tsunami': Ten nonagenarians who shaped Asia in 2018 - Nikkei Asian Review

The 'silver tsunami': Ten nonagenarians who shaped Asia in 2018  Nikkei Asian Review

As we enter 2019, nonagenarians are in the news as never before. Top of the list is Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, who in May made a pundit-defying return.

2 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian strongman Hun Sen opens huge monument to himself - South China Morning Post

Cambodian strongman Hun Sen opens huge monument to himself  South China Morning Post

Long-serving Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday inaugurated a monument marking the 1998 end of the threat from the communist Khmer Rouge ...

29 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Officials reminisce over Hun Sen's win-win policy - Khmer Times

Officials reminisce over Hun Sen's win-win policy  Khmer Times

Thousands of soldiers, police officers and spectators will gather in the capital tomorrow to mark the 20th anniversary of Prime Minister Hun Sen's win-win policy.

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace - VOA News

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace  VOA News

Cambodia's government will host the start of a three-day celebration marking the 20-year anniversary of the end of civil war. The event, beginning Dec.

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Between April 1975 and January 1979, the Khmer Rouge destroyed significant numbers of Christian churches and many Christians were killed. Phnom Penh's ...

24 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Does Nuon Chea Still Have No Regrets? - The Diplomat

Does Nuon Chea Still Have No Regrets?  The Diplomat

In 1992, the Khmer Rouge leader insisted he had no regrets about the past.

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Genocide: 70 years on, three reasons why the UN Convention is still failing - The Conversation UK

Genocide: 70 years on, three reasons why the UN Convention is still failing  The Conversation UK

Seventy years after the UN Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide came into force, its effectiveness is disputed. Jewish laywer ...

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge lawyer threatens US$1m in damages over dismissal - South China Morning Post

Khmer Rouge lawyer threatens US$1m in damages over dismissal  South China Morning Post

Victor Koppe was dismissed on the advice of Cambodia's bar association, which said he had been unregistered as a lawyer in the Netherlands since 2016.

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge mistrial risk revealed: lawyer for Nuon Chea was unregistered - South China Morning Post

Khmer Rouge mistrial risk revealed: lawyer for Nuon Chea was unregistered  South China Morning Post

Victor Koppe is dismissed by a UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia after the bar association says he was unregistered as a lawyer in the Netherlands in 2016.

15 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge tribunal / 'Astonishing failure' or 'justice for millions'? - Southeast Asia Globe

Khmer Rouge tribunal / 'Astonishing failure' or 'justice for millions'?  Southeast Asia Globe

The ECCC landed its first genocide conviction of high-level officers in the Pol Pot regime, but what is the tribunal's next move?

14 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Conviction of Genocidal Leaders in Cambodia Is Better Late Than Never - Daily Signal

Conviction of Genocidal Leaders in Cambodia Is Better Late Than Never  Daily Signal

A United Nations-backed war crimes tribunal issued a verdict last month in a case involving two Khmer Rouge leaders, finding them guilty of genocide in ...

12 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

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 ...

8 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Can the world stop genocide? - Never again, and again - The Economist

Can the world stop genocide? - Never again, and again  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 ...

8 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind - TIME

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind  TIME

On Nov. 16, a fraught war crimes tribunal in Cambodia found former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan guilty of genocide.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

International justice: tackling impunity in Asia - The Interpreter

International justice: tackling impunity in Asia  The Interpreter

Trials in Cambodia, while fraught, may help deliver accountability for crimes against humanity across the region.

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia, Genocide, and the Beijing Connection - Bitterwinter.org

Cambodia, Genocide, and the Beijing Connection  Bitterwinter.org

The last two survivors of the Khmer Rouge regime have been sentenced to life in prison for genocide. But it's a half victory.

27 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

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced - dailymirror.lk

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced  dailymirror.lk

Justice is not perfect. But it's better than no justice…what's the alternative? The sentencing of the two senior most living leaders of the murderous Khmer Rouge ...

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

Like Cambodia, Syria Isn't a Mistake | Asharq AL-awsat - Asharq Al-awsat English

Like Cambodia, Syria Isn't a Mistake | Asharq AL-awsat  Asharq Al-awsat English

Better late than never! This is what comes to mind when one reads the latest news from Phnom Penh, the Cambodian capital, where two leaders of the Khmer ...

23 Nov 2018 | 12:15 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

Dogged by political interference, the trials of the those responsible for the deaths of 1.7 million Cambodians could be drawing to a close after officials stated ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Politics this week - The Economist

Politics this week  The Economist

The hard Brexiteers in Britain's Conservative Party opposed to Theresa May's Brexit deal with the EU struggled to get enough support to depose her. The deal ...

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

We must never forget Pol Pot, or his two million victims - The Conservative Woman

We must never forget Pol Pot, or his two million victims  The Conservative Woman

Sometimes justice comes late, but if the crime is terrible enough, the world should still pay attention. A United Nations tribunal has just found two of the most ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

ECCC to soon determine role of Meas Muth - Khmer Times

ECCC to soon determine role of Meas Muth  Khmer Times

Judges of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia are expected to issue closing order against former Khmer Rouge navy commander Meas Muth ...

20 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 leaders left to stand trial', National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

'No more Khmer Rouge leaders left to stand trial', National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

Friday's verdict in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan has been hailed as “historic” for “Cambodia and all humanity”, while ...

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khieu Samphan, Nuon Chea sentenced to 'life in prison' - Asean+ - The Star Online

Khieu Samphan, Nuon Chea sentenced to 'life in prison' - Asean+  The Star Online

PHNOM PENH: Two top leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide, in a landmark ruling almost 40 years after the fall of a brutal ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment - The Guardian

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment  The Guardian

Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea are the two most senior living leaders of regime that presided over deaths of at least 1.7 million in Cambodia.

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

November 16, 2018 - Voice of America

November 16, 2018  Voice of America

1 Angel, a 13-year-old migrant from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the U.S., looks towards the United States past ...

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

News Daily: May fights on, and more missing in California fires - BBC News

News Daily: May fights on, and more missing in California fires  BBC News

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign-up here. Michael Gove outside 10 Downing Street Image copyright Reuters. May fights on, but what about Gove ...

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

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last - VOA News

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last  VOA News

If the current trial is the last staged by the U.N.-assisted international tribunal, it will have convicted three people at a cost of more than $300 million.

14 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Former KR prison chief 'Duch' back in jail, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

Former KR prison chief 'Duch' back in jail, National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

The Khmer Rouge's Tuol Sleng prison chief Kaing Guek Eav, better known as Duch, was discharged from hospital on Monday and is back at the Kandal ...

14 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

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

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict - UCA News

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict  UCA News

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict. Surviving Khmer Rouge leaders face judgment over the slaughter of Muslim Chams and ethnic Vietnamese among ...

8 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Sarah DeLappe's The Wolves Scores With Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company - Westword

Sarah DeLappe's The Wolves Scores With Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company  Westword

In this regional premiere of Sarah DeLappe's The Wolves, a Pulitzer finalist staged by the Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company, we meet nine teenage girls, ...

30 Oct 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

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

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

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal - Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

At the Khmer Rouge Tribunal  Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal—"Asia's Nuremberg"—was created in 1997 to bring accountability for the Khmer Rouge era atrocities. 20 years and $320 million ...

29 Aug 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

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

Khmer Rouge leaders ruled fit to face court, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge leaders ruled fit to face court, National, kr-tribunal  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

Students see Khmer Rouge tribunal as educational tool: study, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

Students see Khmer Rouge tribunal as educational tool: study, National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

A new study probing the impressions of Phnom Penh students of the Khmer Rouge tribunal revealed they see the international court more as an educational tool ...

26 Jan 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

In Final Stand at Khmer Rouge Tribunal, Khieu Samphan Remains Defiant - The Cambodia Daily

In Final Stand at Khmer Rouge Tribunal, Khieu Samphan Remains Defiant  The Cambodia Daily

Former Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan remained defiant in his final stand in court on Friday, claiming accusations that his regime exterminated its ...

26 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge Trial, Perhaps the Last, Nears End in Cambodia - The New York Times

Khmer Rouge Trial, Perhaps the Last, Nears End in Cambodia  The New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The genocide trial of two senior Khmer Rouge leaders concluded its hearings on Friday with an angry scolding by the lawyer for ...

23 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea Chided for 'Crocodile Tears' - The Cambodia Daily

Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea Chided for 'Crocodile Tears'  The Cambodia Daily

After being labeled “arrogant” during defense closing statements at the Khmer Rouge tribunal, the prosecution delivered its rebuttal on Wednesday, citing ...

22 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodians Were 'Gods' to Khmer Rouge: Defense - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodians Were 'Gods' to Khmer Rouge: Defense  The Cambodia Daily

The people of Cambodia were sacred and “akin to gods” in the eyes of the Khmer Rouge leadership, and the country was in better shape by the end of ...

20 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea defence lashes out at court bias, 'Manichean narrative' - The Phnom Penh Post

Nuon Chea defence lashes out at court bias, 'Manichean narrative'  The Phnom Penh Post

The defence counsel for Khmer Rouge second-in-command Nuon Chea launched into its closing statements today, questioning the prosecution's narrative and ...

16 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Prosecution: Nuon Chea, Khieu Samphan Criminality Undeniable - The Cambodia Daily

Prosecution: Nuon Chea, Khieu Samphan Criminality Undeniable  The Cambodia Daily

Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan are responsible for the enslavement, murder and death by disease of Cambodians during the “most extreme” revolution in the ...

15 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Trial of Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan in final stage - Stuff.co.nz

Trial of Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan in final stage  Stuff.co.nz

Phnom Penh Closing arguments have begun at Cambodia's genocide tribunal in the prosecution of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu ...

13 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

$300m spent, three men convicted: cloud over Khmer Rouge genocide tribunal - The Sydney Morning Herald

$300m spent, three men convicted: cloud over Khmer Rouge genocide tribunal  The Sydney Morning Herald

Phnom Penh: He has been convicted of crimes against humanity and sentenced to spend the rest of his life in jail over the deaths of at least 1.7 million people.

25 May 2017 | 2:00 am

Prosecution: Pol Pot's 'Double Shadow' Is Guilty of Genocide - The Cambodia Daily

Prosecution: Pol Pot's 'Double Shadow' Is Guilty of Genocide  The Cambodia Daily

Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan and “Brother Number Two” Nuon Chea were “Pol Pot's double shadow” and should be held legally and morally ...

18 May 2017 | 2:00 am

Chea challenges forced-marriage claims - The Phnom Penh Post

Chea challenges forced-marriage claims  The Phnom Penh Post

Nuon Chea, the Khmer Rouge's Brother Number Two, has asked to be acquitted of all crimes against humanity he faces, including the high-profile charges of ...

17 May 2017 | 2:00 am

11 Years, $300 Million and 3 Convictions. Was the Khmer Rouge Tribunal Worth It? - The New York Times

11 Years, $300 Million and 3 Convictions. Was the Khmer Rouge Tribunal Worth It?  The New York Times

BANGKOK — After spending more than a decade and nearly $300 million, the United Nations-backed tribunal prosecuting the crimes of the Khmer Rouge has ...

10 Apr 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodians Need Somebody to Speak for Their Ghosts - Foreign Policy

Cambodians Need Somebody to Speak for Their Ghosts  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 ...

4 Jan 2017 | 2:00 am

Chea, Samphan life sentences upheld, though KRT 'errors' noted - The Phnom Penh Post

Chea, Samphan life sentences upheld, though KRT 'errors' noted  The Phnom Penh Post

Former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan sat impassive in the dock as the final verdict in Case 002/01 was handed down to them ...

24 Nov 2016 | 2:00 am

Cambodian court upholds life terms for top Khmer Rouge leaders - CNBC

Cambodian court upholds life terms for top Khmer Rouge leaders  CNBC

A top Cambodian court has upheld the life sentences of the two most senior surviving members of the Khmer Rouge regime, which was responsible for the ...

23 Nov 2016 | 2:00 am

Factions or Fiction? - The Cambodia Daily

Factions or Fiction?  The Cambodia Daily

For Nuon Chea, the greatest threat to the Khmer Rouge lay within its own ranks. “If we did not kill the internal traitors in our party, if we did not smash the enemy, ...

18 Jun 2016 | 2:00 am

Duch tells tribunal Nuon Chea ordered S-21 purges - The Phnom Penh Post

Duch tells tribunal Nuon Chea ordered S-21 purges  The Phnom Penh Post

The former chief of the Khmer Rouge's notorious S-21 prison yesterday delved into details of the party's internal purges and the regime's final days.

15 Jun 2016 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea Ordered Immolation of Westerners, Duch Says - The Cambodia Daily

Nuon Chea Ordered Immolation of Westerners, Duch Says  The Cambodia Daily

Kaing Guek Eav, the S-21 prison chief better known as Duch, laid further accusations at the feet of Nuon Chea while under questioning at the Khmer Rouge ...

10 Jun 2016 | 2:00 am

Professor Alex Hinton Testifies at UN-Backed International Tribunal for the Khmer Rouge | Rutgers University - Newark - Rutgers Newark

Professor Alex Hinton Testifies at UN-Backed International Tribunal for the Khmer Rouge | Rutgers University - Newark  Rutgers Newark

Director of RU-N's Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights testifies for four days on atrocities committed by the Cambodian regime.

21 Apr 2016 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea's Lawyer Referred To Bar Over Behavior in Court - The Cambodia Daily

Nuon Chea's Lawyer Referred To Bar Over Behavior in Court  The Cambodia Daily

Victor Koppe, the Dutch defense lawyer for Nuon Chea, has been referred to the Amsterdam Bar Association over behavior during Khmer Rouge tribunal ...

16 Dec 2015 | 2:00 am

Tribunal Tells Nuon Chea Lawyer to 'Correct His Behavior' - The Cambodia Daily

Tribunal Tells Nuon Chea Lawyer to 'Correct His Behavior'  The Cambodia Daily

Victor Koppe, defense counsel for Nuon Chea, said Tuesday that he would not apologize for criticizing judges at the Khmer Rouge tribunal last week after the ...

2 Sep 2015 | 2:00 am

Court hears Khmer Rouge slit prisoner throats, ate organs - ABC Online

Court hears Khmer Rouge slit prisoner throats, ate organs  ABC Online

A witness has told Cambodia's UN-backed court that Khmer Rouge soldiers slit prisoners' throats and ate their gall bladders during the 1970s, as the genocide ...

21 Jan 2015 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea Seeks Testimony of Filmmakers - The Cambodia Daily

Nuon Chea Seeks Testimony of Filmmakers  The Cambodia Daily

In connection with his appeal in August against being jailed for life for crimes against humanity, Nuon Chea is asking the Khmer Rouge tribunal to summon ...

23 Dec 2014 | 2:00 am

Genocide Trial Begins for Khmer Rouge Leaders - New York Times

Genocide Trial Begins for Khmer Rouge Leaders  New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Hearings began on Friday into the most far-reaching charges, including genocide, against two former leaders of Cambodia's ...

17 Oct 2014 | 2:00 am

Profile: Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan - BBC News

Profile: Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan  BBC News

The BBC profiles Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, the two most senior surviving leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime.

7 Aug 2014 | 2:00 am

Deep into a bloody history – Harvard Gazette - Harvard Gazette

Deep into a bloody history – Harvard Gazette  Harvard Gazette

A Cambodian filmmaker, now a Scholar at Risk at Harvard, looks back at “Enemies of the People,” his documentary on Cambodia's killing fields of 1975-79.

18 Apr 2014 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge Tribunal: The Devil's Advocates - the Diplomat

Khmer Rouge Tribunal: The Devil's Advocates  the Diplomat

Defending Pol Pot's right-hand man at the troubled tribunal is a lonely job.

20 Dec 2013 | 2:00 am

Pol Pot leader pleads innocent to genocide - eNCA

Pol Pot leader pleads innocent to genocide  eNCA

Nuon Chea, formerly known as Pol Pot's Brother Number Two, on Thursday told an international court that he was innocent of genocide and never ordered ...

31 Oct 2013 | 2:00 am

Top Khmer Rouge Leaders Apologize For Regime's Atrocities - NPR

Top Khmer Rouge Leaders Apologize For Regime's Atrocities  NPR

The top two surviving leaders of Cambodia's genocidal Khmer Rouge regime have expressed remorse for their actions while in power and acknowledged a ...

31 May 2013 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leader tells Cambodia court: 'don't call me Brother Number Two' - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge leader tells Cambodia court: 'don't call me Brother Number Two'  Telegraph.co.uk

The former deputy leader of the Khmer Rouge told Cambodia's UN-backed war crimes court on Wednesday that he was never called "Brother Number Two", ...

14 Dec 2011 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea: Khmer Rouge 'were not bad people' - BBC News

Nuon Chea: Khmer Rouge 'were not bad people'  BBC News

Pol Pot's deputy tells a court the Khmer Rouge were not "bad people", blaming deaths of Cambodians under the Maoist regime on Vietnam.

5 Dec 2011 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea defends actions in Khmer Rouge genocide trial - BBC News

Nuon Chea defends actions in Khmer Rouge genocide trial  BBC News

Top Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea has defended his actions at a UN-backed court in Cambodia, on the second day of his genocide trial. A prosecutor said he ...

22 Nov 2011 | 2:00 am

Brother Number Two 'sorry' for Cambodia's killing fields - Channel 4 News

Brother Number Two 'sorry' for Cambodia's killing fields  Channel 4 News

Channel 4 News reports on the documentary Enemies of the People, in which former Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea expresses his regret for a time in which ...

12 Dec 2010 | 2:00 am

Pursuing Nuon Chea, Mastermind of Deaths, in a Quest for Answers - New York Times

Pursuing Nuon Chea, Mastermind of Deaths, in a Quest for Answers  New York Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia. FOR seven long years, Thet Sambath lived in a world of secrets as he courted and won the trust of the former Khmer Rouge leader ...

6 Aug 2010 | 2:00 am

'I'm innocent,' says Khmer Rouge Brother No. 2 - Reuters

'I'm innocent,' says Khmer Rouge Brother No. 2  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Khmer Rouge Brother Number Two Nuon Chea proclaimed his innocence when he appeared before Cambodia's U.N.-backed ...

21 Sep 2007 | 2:00 am

Former Khmer Rouge Leader Arrested - New York Times

Former Khmer Rouge Leader Arrested  New York Times

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 19 — The top surviving leader of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia was arrested on Wednesday and charged with war ...

20 Sep 2007 | 2:00 am

FACTBOX: Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's right-hand man - Reuters

FACTBOX: Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's right-hand man  Reuters

(Reuters) - Following are five facts about Khmer Rouge “Brother Number Two” Nuon Chea, who was taken into custody by the United Nations-backed “Killing ...

18 Sep 2007 | 2:00 am