Cambodia News: Nuon Chea

Why the US needs the Office of Global Criminal Justice Led by a Senate-Confirmed Ambassador-at-Large - Just Security


Just Security

Why the US needs the Office of Global Criminal Justice Led by a Senate-Confirmed Ambassador-at-Large
Just Security
By holding major perpetrators of atrocity crimes to account, such as Liberia's Charles Taylor, Chad's Hissene Habre, and Cambodia's Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, these courts have helped to counter impunity, conveying clearly that atrocity crimes are ...

26 Jul 2017 | 8:18 am

Cambodia launches mobile app on Khmer Rouge history - India.com


Cambodia launches mobile app on Khmer Rouge history
India.com
One is the second-in-command and chief ideologist of the regime, Nuon Chea, and the other is its former head of State, Khieu Samphan — both were sentenced to life imprisonment during the first part of the trial in 2014. The trial was divided into two ...

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26 Jul 2017 | 7:31 am

Khmer Rouge History app to assist students, National, Phnom Penh ... - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge History app to assist students, National, Phnom Penh ...
The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodian students can set aside dusty tomes of Khmer Rouge history after the launch of a new app, which allows them to immerse themselves in photos, ...

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25 Jul 2017 | 8:55 pm

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Mission Accomplished? - The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Mission Accomplished?
The Diplomat
In its pursuit of justice, the ECCC Tribunal has secured all-important convictions against key leaders Nuon Chea, who ranked number two to supreme leader Pol Pot, and Khieu Samphan, the former head of state, judged to be part of the inner circle of ...

17 Jul 2017 | 8:00 am

Cambodia: Many senior Khmer Rouge officials won't face justice – tribunal - Asian Correspondent


Asian Correspondent

Cambodia: Many senior Khmer Rouge officials won't face justice – tribunal
Asian Correspondent
In 2014, a UN-backed tribunal sentenced Khieu to life in prison along with Nuon Chea, another senior leader known as “Brother Number Two” after being found guilty of crimes against humanity. The court, which combined Cambodian and international law, ...

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11 Jul 2017 | 8:02 pm

Khmer Rouge Tribunal Explains Limits on Prosecutions - Voice of America


Voice of America

Khmer Rouge Tribunal Explains Limits on Prosecutions
Voice of America
The tribunal has already convicted two high-ranking Khmer Rouge leaders, Khieu Samphan, the 85-year-old Khmer Rouge head of state, and Nuon Chea, the 90-year-old right-hand man to the group's late top leader, Pol Pot. A second trial of the two on ...

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10 Jul 2017 | 2:08 pm

Keeping the peace in a post Khmer Rouge era - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Keeping the peace in a post Khmer Rouge era
The Phnom Penh Post
Just months later, at the end of December, the guerrilla movement's chief ideologue and Brother Number Two, Nuon Chea, and Khieu Samphan, the regime's head of state, defected to the government of Prime Minister Hun Sen. That left only military ...

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8 Jul 2017 | 11:09 pm

Cambodian women who were married without consent are sharing their horror stories in court - Quartz


Quartz

Cambodian women who were married without consent are sharing their horror stories in court
Quartz
Prosecutors have filed a request to sentence Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan for crimes against humanity in Case 002/02. For years, the tribunal had overlooked the crime of forced marriages amid mass killings and other forms of human rights violations.

7 Jul 2017 | 6:02 am

Top Khmer Rouge leader denies genocide at close of UN-backed trial - Seychelles News Agency


Seychelles News Agency

Top Khmer Rouge leader denies genocide at close of UN-backed trial
Seychelles News Agency
"Brother Number Two" Nuon Chea, now 90, and ex-head of state Khieu Samphan, 85, were sentenced to life in jail in 2014 for crimes against humanity from a regime responsible for the deaths of up to two million Cambodians from 1975-1979, and are ...

27 Jun 2017 | 11:20 pm

Khmer Rouge atrocities 'not a lie': Deputy PM tells of personal hardships at launch of documentation centre - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge atrocities 'not a lie': Deputy PM tells of personal hardships at launch of documentation centre
The Phnom Penh Post
The centre will house the reams of documents produced from the decade-long Khmer Rouge tribunal, which has tried and convicted senior leaders Kaing Guek Eav, better known as Duch, Brother Number Two Nuon Chea and head of state Khieu Samphan.

27 Jun 2017 | 7:09 pm