Cambodia News: Nuon Chea

Embassy denies US role in Lon Nol coup d'etat - The Phnom Penh Post

Embassy denies US role in Lon Nol coup d'etat  The Phnom Penh Post

The US Embassy in Cambodia on Thursday claimed on its official Facebook page that there was no evidence the US government was involved in the 1970 ...

1 Feb 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

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

Students witness KR history , National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

Students witness KR history , National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

Seventeen first-year Phnom Penh law students witnessed history recently as the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) became the first ...

2 Jan 2019 | 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

'Win-Win event to see 30,000 take part' , National - The Phnom Penh Post

'Win-Win event to see 30,000 take part' , National  The Phnom Penh Post

Defence Minister Tea Banh said on Monday that about 30000 people are expected to attend the spectacular inauguration of the Win-Win Monument, which from ...

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 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

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 - The Interpreter

International justice: tackling impunity in Asia | The Interpreter  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

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

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

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' - The Phnom Penh Post

'No more Khmer Rouge leaders left to stand trial'  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 Plus - The Star Online

Khieu Samphan, Nuon Chea sentenced to 'life in prison' - Asean Plus  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

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

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 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 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

Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Two senior leaders of the Khmer Rouge were convicted Friday by an international United Nations-backed tribunal, for genocide that led to more ...

16 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

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

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

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

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 - La Croix International

Cambodian genocide trial nears final verdict  La Croix International

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

6 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

Bar Association chief elected - The Phnom Penh Post

Bar Association chief elected  The Phnom Penh Post

Soun Visal clinched the presidential seat at the Bar Association of the Kingdom of Cambodia (BAKC). Visal, the current BAKC president, won a landslide 930 out ...

17 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

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

EU donates €3.5M to the KR Tribunal , National - The Phnom Penh Post

EU donates €3.5M to the KR Tribunal , National  The Phnom Penh Post

The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) announced on Monday that the European Union (EU) has pledged a total of €3.5 million ($4.1 ...

26 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

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 - 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

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

Students see Khmer Rouge tribunal as educational tool: study  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

Cambodia marks 39 years since fall of brutal 'killing fields' regime - Reuters

Cambodia marks 39 years since fall of brutal 'killing fields' regime  Reuters

Thousands of Cambodian survivors of the Khmer Rouge on Sunday marked 39 years since the fall of the brutal regime that killed an estimated 1.7 million ...

6 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

Case made for genocide verdict - The Phnom Penh Post

Case made for genocide verdict  The Phnom Penh Post

International lead co-prosecutor Nicholas Koumjian delivered his closing statements in the trial of Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan ...

16 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

KRT upholds guilty verdicts for Chea and Samphan - The Phnom Penh Post

KRT upholds guilty verdicts for Chea and Samphan  The Phnom Penh Post

More than two years since they launched an appeal against their initial convictions, former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan have been ...

23 Nov 2016 | 2:00 am

Chea wants company on the witness stand - The Phnom Penh Post

Chea wants company on the witness stand  The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge “Brother Number Two” Nuon Chea said he would break his silence on the horrors committed during the regime, but only if an unnamed witness ...

18 Aug 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

Duch accuses Nuon Chea of exaggerating confessions, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Duch accuses Nuon Chea of exaggerating confessions, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Former Khmer Rouge second-in-command and current Case 002 defendant Nuon Chea was known to exaggerate confessions extracted from Vietnamese ...

14 Jun 2016 | 2:00 am

Duch again implicates Chea in KRT testimony, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Duch again implicates Chea in KRT testimony, National  The Phnom Penh Post

The former chief of the notorious S-21 prison yesterday told of how he swapped painkillers for poison and thwarted an order from his alleged superior – Khmer ...

9 Jun 2016 | 2:00 am

Duch refutes Chea's denial of being his superior in KRT testimony - The Phnom Penh Post

Duch refutes Chea's denial of being his superior in KRT testimony  The Phnom Penh Post

After a four-year absence from the court that convicted him of crimes against humanity, Kaing Guek Eav, better known as Comrade Duch, returned to the Khmer ...

8 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

Coming Face to Face With Nuon Chea at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal - VOA Khmer (English)

Coming Face to Face With Nuon Chea at the Khmer Rouge Tribunal  VOA Khmer (English)

Professor Alexander Hinton spoke with VOA Khmer's Sayana Ser about his dramatic courtroom confrontation with “Brother Number Two” Nuon Chea.

30 Mar 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

Nuon Chea defender tells court he will not resign - The Phnom Penh Post

Nuon Chea defender tells court he will not resign  The Phnom Penh Post

Nuon Chea defender Victor Koppe, responding to a request by the Khmer Rouge tribunal's Supreme Court Chamber, explained his absence from appeal ...

30 Nov 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

Defence teams walk out on proceedings - The Phnom Penh Post

Defence teams walk out on proceedings  The Phnom Penh Post

Both Khieu Samphan's and Nuon Chea's defence counsels walked out of proceedings at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday midway through the prosecution's ...

27 Aug 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

Khmer Rouge genocide trial resumes in Cambodia - The Guardian

Khmer Rouge genocide trial resumes in Cambodia  The Guardian

The genocide trial of two former Khmer Rouge leaders has resumed at a UN-backed court in Cambodia where they face charges over the mass murder of ...

17 Oct 2014 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea Team Moves for Disqualification of Judges - VOA Khmer

Nuon Chea Team Moves for Disqualification of Judges  VOA Khmer

Defense lawyers for the jailed Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea have filed a complaint to the UN-backed tribunal, requesting the disqualification of five judges in ...

7 Oct 2014 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders appeal life sentences for crimes against humanity - The Guardian

Khmer Rouge leaders appeal life sentences for crimes against humanity  The Guardian

Nuon Chea, 88, and Khieu Samphan, 83, two of the most senior surviving leaders of the Cambodian regime, appeal convictions.

30 Sep 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

Khmer Rouge head of state and Pol Pot right hand man face new genocide charge - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge head of state and Pol Pot right hand man face new genocide charge  Telegraph.co.uk

Khieu Samphan, and Nuon Chea, currently awaiting verdict for war crimes and crimes against humanity, face charges of genocide after 1.7m in the late 1970s.

29 Jul 2014 | 2:00 am

Nuon Chea defence may move to dismiss judges - The Phnom Penh Post

Nuon Chea defence may move to dismiss judges  The Phnom Penh Post

The defence team for ex-Brother No 2 Nuon Chea has said it will likely move to disqualify the Khmer Rouge tribunal's current trial chamber judges from hearing ...

6 Feb 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 ‘Brother Number Two’ Seen Fit for Trial - Radio Free Asia

Khmer Rouge ‘Brother Number Two’ Seen Fit for Trial  Radio Free Asia

Nuon Chea, the former notorious Khmer Rouge regime's chief ideologist, is fit to stand trial for war crimes and genocide, medical experts told Cambodia's ...

25 Mar 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

Perpetrator's perspective: Befriending the Khmer Rouge - BBC News

Perpetrator's perspective: Befriending the Khmer Rouge  BBC News

Cambodian journalist and film-maker Thet Sambath lost most of his family under the brutal Khmer Rouge regime of the 1970s. He explains how his search for ...

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

Former Khmer Rouge Leader Arrested - New York Times

Former Khmer Rouge Leader Arrested  New York Times

Nuon Chea, 82, the top surviving leader of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, is to face an international tribunal in Phnom Penh.

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