Cambodia News: Nuon Chea

Previous Article Tug-of-war over ECCC archives - Khmer Times

Previous Article Tug-of-war over ECCC archives  Khmer Times

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal is now slowly wrapping up obligations, leading to concern over where its archives will be stored.

11 Sep 2019 | 2:11 pm

Activists still accuse Think Biotech - The Phnom Penh Post

Activists still accuse Think Biotech  The Phnom Penh Post

Forest activists continue to claim that Korean-owned Think Biotech Cambodia Co Ltd is involved in illegal deforestation in the Prey Lang area, especially ...

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Survey: ECCC archives should be stored in 'neutral' institution - The Phnom Penh Post

Survey: ECCC archives should be stored in 'neutral' institution  The Phnom Penh Post

The majority of respondents surveyed by the Documentation Centre of Cambodia (DC-Cam) want the archives of the Khmer Rouge tribunal to be preserved in ...

6 Sep 2019 | 3:00 am

Did the Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea escape the truth in death? - The Phnom Penh Post

Did the Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea escape the truth in death?  The Phnom Penh Post

Nuon Chea, the Khmer Rouge's “Brother Number Two” died in hospital on August 4 at the age of 93. He had been being found guilty by the Extraordinary ...

29 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Talks beyond the courtroom: The life of Nuon Chea - Khmer Times

Talks beyond the courtroom: The life of Nuon Chea  Khmer Times

Before Mr Chea died earlier this month, he recounted his life to Mr Phalla.

27 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia: Ministry OK's Khmer Rouge training center for teachers - The Japan News

Cambodia: Ministry OK's Khmer Rouge training center for teachers  The Japan News

The Education, Youth and Sport Ministry has approved a request from the Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) to set up a research office and library ...

25 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Death of former Khmer Rouge leader 'Brother Number Two' Nuon Chea - Korea Times

Death of former Khmer Rouge leader 'Brother Number Two' Nuon Chea  Korea Times

It was apparently the ancient Greek dramatist Menander who stated that “whom the god loves dies young.” The death of the former Khmer Rouge leader “Brother ...

21 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea in Our Space of Peace - Khmer Times

Nuon Chea in Our Space of Peace  Khmer Times

The recent death of Nuon Chea is a boost to the prospect for peace and reconciliation in this country. The infamous Khmer Rouge ideologue was declared dead ...

20 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Remembering Cambodia's brutal Brother No 2 | Article - Asia Times

Remembering Cambodia's brutal Brother No 2 | Article  Asia Times

Nuon Chea, recently deceased chief organizer and ideologue of the murderous Khmer Rouge, epitomized the 'banality of evil'

17 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea: Cambodian politician and architect of the Khmer Rouge’s atrocities - The Independent

Nuon Chea: Cambodian politician and architect of the Khmer Rouge’s atrocities  The Independent

Nuon Chea presided over some of the worst atrocities of Khmer Rouge rule in Cambodia in the late 1970s and ultimately was convicted of crimes against ...

15 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea's Family Remembers "Pleasant" Father, "Man Of Secrets" - VOA Khmer

Nuon Chea's Family Remembers "Pleasant" Father, "Man Of Secrets"  VOA Khmer

SALA KRAO DISTRICT, PAILIN — Ly Kimseng sat inside the monk's dining hall in Pailin province's Sala Krao district, a former Khmer Rouge stronghold nestled ...

15 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge genocide: Nuon Chea's death has major implications for justice in Cambodia - The Conversation UK

Khmer Rouge genocide: Nuon Chea's death has major implications for justice in Cambodia  The Conversation UK

Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's second-in-command in Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, died on August 4 aged 93. Following Pol Pot's death in 1998, he was the most senior ...

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Death Stops Defendant's Appeal - VOA News

Khmer Rouge Tribunal: Death Stops Defendant's Appeal  VOA News

The U.N.-assisted tribunal trying leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge on charges of genocide and other crimes affirmed Tuesday it will cease legal proceedings ...

13 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Brother No2 Chea cremated after low-key funeral in Pailin - The Phnom Penh Post

Brother No2 Chea cremated after low-key funeral in Pailin  The Phnom Penh Post

The body of former Khmer Rouge Brother Number Two Nuon Chea was cremated on Friday at the Prumkirimorakot pagoda in Pailin province's Sala Krao district ...

11 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Mourners pay last respects to Khmer Rouge leader - The Straits Times

Mourners pay last respects to Khmer Rouge leader  The Straits Times

PAILIN (Cambodia) • Former Khmer Rouge cadres and relatives paid their final respects to "Brother No. 2" Nuon Chea yesterday, ahead of a cremation ...

10 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Ideologue Cremated, Appeal May Be Stopped - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Cambodia's Khmer Rouge Ideologue Cremated, Appeal May Be Stopped  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Nuon Chea, the second-highest official after Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot when the group held power in the late 1970s, died Sunday at age 93. He was ...

9 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Comrades recall moments with Nuon Chea as KR fell - Khmer Times

Comrades recall moments with Nuon Chea as KR fell  Khmer Times

Pailin province – Former comrades of Nuon Chea yesterday reminisced about their time spent with the Khmer Rouge leader whose body is expected to be ...

9 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Will death allow 'Brother No 2' to escape genocide conviction? - The Phnom Penh Post

Will death allow 'Brother No 2' to escape genocide conviction?  The Phnom Penh Post

The defence team for the Khmer Rouge's “Brother Number 2” has asked the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia's (ECCC) Supreme Court ...

8 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

The Long-Lived Tyrants of the Khmer Rouge—and Myanmar - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

The Long-Lived Tyrants of the Khmer Rouge—and Myanmar  The Irrawaddy News Magazine

It was apparently the ancient Greek dramatist Menander (ca. 342-291 BCE) who stated that, “Whom the gods love dies young. The death of the former Khmer ...

7 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea: Remembering the Legacy of the Khmer Rouge's Chief Ideologue - The Diplomat

Nuon Chea: Remembering the Legacy of the Khmer Rouge's Chief Ideologue  The Diplomat

Nuon Chea, a Cambodian politician and a chief ideologue as part of the notorious Khmer Rouge, died Sunday at age 93 after a brief stay in a Phnom Penh hotel ...

6 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea, Khmer Rouge's Brother Dies At 93 - Foto Tempo.co - En Tempo.co

Nuon Chea, Khmer Rouge's Brother Dies At 93 - Foto Tempo.co  En Tempo.co

Nuon Chea, the chief ideologist and 'Brother Number Two' of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge, died on Sunday at the age of 93.

6 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

EDITORIAL: Little mourning for Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's lieutenant who terrorized Cambodia - Washington Times

EDITORIAL: Little mourning for Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's lieutenant who terrorized Cambodia  Washington Times

Finally, some salutary news. One of the world's most prolific mass murderers has finally shuffled off this mortal coil — though, unfairly to his hundreds of ...

6 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea: Cambodia's unrepentant perpetrator of genocide - BBC News

Nuon Chea: Cambodia's unrepentant perpetrator of genocide  BBC News

Nuon Chea, who has died at 93, oversaw some of the worst crimes of the 20th Century.

6 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea, top Khmer Rouge leader, dies at 93 while serving life sentence - Minnesota Public Radio News

Nuon Chea, top Khmer Rouge leader, dies at 93 while serving life sentence  Minnesota Public Radio News

Nuon Chea, who served as Pol Pot's chief lieutenant during Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge regime in the 1970s, has died at 93, according to a U.N. ...

5 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Hong Kong strike looms today | World | Journal Gazette - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Hong Kong strike looms today | World | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

HONG KONG – Protesters sent police on a chase through the city Sunday night, changing routes several times and briefly paralyzing a range of nei ...

5 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea, ideologue of Khmer Rouge, dies - Bendigo Advertiser

Nuon Chea, ideologue of Khmer Rouge, dies  Bendigo Advertiser

Cambodia's UN-assisted genocide tribunal says Nuon Chea, the chief ideologue of the communist Khmer Rouge regime that destroyed a generation of ...

4 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea obituary - The Guardian

Nuon Chea obituary  The Guardian

Cambodian politician and member of the Khmer Rouge who was found guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity.

4 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea, ideologue of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge, dies at 93 - Toronto Star

Nuon Chea, ideologue of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge, dies at 93  Toronto Star

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA—Nuon Chea, the chief ideologue of the communist Khmer Rouge regime that destroyed a generation of Cambodians, died Sunday, ...

4 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appoints new International Judge - Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appoints new International Judge  Khmer Times

The UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal said on Friday that it has appointed a new international judge at the Supreme Court Chamber.

2 Aug 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge: Between Justice and Memory - The Diplomat

Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge: Between Justice and Memory  The Diplomat

While the pursuit of justice for the genocide that occurred under Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge continues to be a challenging process legally, a more ...

30 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Cambodia to Send Plastic Trash Back to U.S. and Canada - TIME

Cambodia to Send Plastic Trash Back to U.S. and Canada  TIME

Cambodia announced that it will send 1,600 tonnes of plastic waste back to the U.S. and Canada, becoming the latest Southeast Asian country join the backlash ...

18 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Asia's Scary Movie - Council on Foreign Relations

Asia's Scary Movie  Council on Foreign Relations

We may well come to look back on this moment as the time in which Asia began to come apart.

17 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

KR leader Nuon Chea hospitalised - The Phnom Penh Post

KR leader Nuon Chea hospitalised  The Phnom Penh Post

The Khmer Rouge's Brother Number Two Nuon Chea is being cared for at the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital after being sent for emergency treatment on ...

8 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge: I survived the 'Killing Fields' - BBC News

Khmer Rouge: I survived the 'Killing Fields'  BBC News

The Khmer Rouge began their genocidal rule in Cambodia in 1975.

3 Jul 2019 | 3:00 am

Next Article International Co-Investigating Judge resigns from Khmer Rouge Tribunal - Khmer Times

Next Article International Co-Investigating Judge resigns from Khmer Rouge Tribunal  Khmer Times

The international co-investigating judge of the UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal has resigned today after the conclusion of investigation of case 004.

28 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Cyprus serial killer sentenced to 7 life terms - Deutsche Welle

Cyprus serial killer sentenced to 7 life terms  Deutsche Welle

Judges said an army captain who confessed to killing seven foreign women and girls appeared to have mounted a "campaign of murder." The slayings shocked ...

24 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Procedural Deadlock Leaves Future of Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Doubt - Voice of America

Procedural Deadlock Leaves Future of Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Doubt  Voice of America

Almost 13 years and $300 million after it was established, the U.N.-backed tribunal prosecuting Khmer Rouge atrocities has less than a year remaining in its ...

20 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

The Military Wins Big in Thailand - Council on Foreign Relations

The Military Wins Big in Thailand  Council on Foreign Relations

After Thai voters cast their ballots in the country's first election since a military coup in 2014, the parliament selected a prime minister this week. CFR's Joshua ...

5 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appeal hearing set - Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge Tribunal appeal hearing set  Khmer Times

The pre-trial chamber of the UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal has set June 19 to 21 for the appeal hearing of case 004/2 against former senior cadre Ao An.

4 Jun 2019 | 3:00 am

Daze of Justice Documentary Airing Renews Questions Over Khmer Rouge Justice - វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

Daze of Justice Documentary Airing Renews Questions Over Khmer Rouge Justice  វីអូអេ - VOA Khmer

The film, produced by Michael Siv, himself a survivor, follows the group as they give testimony in Case 002 against Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea, the last two ...

26 Apr 2019 | 3:00 am

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity - La Croix International

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity  La Croix International

Ex-Khmer Rouge leader in Cambodia embraces Christianity. Like some other elderly cadres, 76-year-old grandmother seeks solace in God's forgiveness but ...

9 Apr 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

ECCC appoints new Chea defence lawyer - The Phnom Penh Post

ECCC appoints new Chea defence lawyer  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 | 3:00 am

40 Years Since the Khmer Rouge Regime Came to an End in Cambodia - Inter Press Service

40 Years Since the Khmer Rouge Regime Came to an End in Cambodia  Inter Press Service

Forty years ago, on the 7th of January 1979, the Vietnamese army overthrew the Khmer Rouge regime. Between April 1975 and January 1979 about 1,5 to 2 ...

8 Jan 2019 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace - Voice of America

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace  Voice of America

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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia After Khmer Rouge - Borgen Project

Cambodia After Khmer Rouge  Borgen Project

The repercussions in Cambodia after Khmer Rouge include governmental chaos, extreme poverty (which is still an issue) and the brutal loss of a generation.

17 Dec 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Lawyer for Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea was practising illegally, says Cambodian bar association, casting mistrial risk over historic verdict - The Cambodia Daily

Lawyer for Khmer Rouge's Nuon Chea was practising illegally, says Cambodian bar association, casting mistrial risk over historic verdict  The Cambodia Daily

The defence lawyer for Nuon Chea, Pol Pot's infamous “Brother No 2” in Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime, may have been working without proper legal ...

15 Dec 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Justice in Cambodia - The Japan Times

Justice in Cambodia  The Japan Times

Japan should press Phnom Penh to continue its pursuit of justice, to protect the integrity of the tribunal and the human rights of the Cambodian people.

25 Nov 2018 | 3:00 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

Last week the Khmer Rouge tribunal handed down a historic verdict against two elderly leaders of the regime that claimed at least 1.7 million lives, legally ...

22 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Two Decades On, Cambodia’s Revolutionary Capital Embraces Capitalism and Karaoke - VOA Khmer

Two Decades On, Cambodia’s Revolutionary Capital Embraces Capitalism and Karaoke  VOA Khmer

From the Pouy Ta Mok lookout high in the Dangrek Mountains, visitors can see for miles — a sweeping panorama of farms, forests, and bushfires. What the ...

21 Nov 2018 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

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

Khieu Samphan, Nuon Chea sentenced to 'life in prison'  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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last - Voice of America

Verdicts on Khmer Rouge Leaders Likely Tribunal’s Last  Voice of America

The tribunal judging the criminal responsibility of former Khmer Rouge leaders for the deaths of an estimated 1.7 million Cambodians will issue verdicts Friday in ...

14 Nov 2018 | 3:00 am

Former KR prison chief 'Duch' back in jail - The Phnom Penh Post

Former KR prison chief 'Duch' back in jail  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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Verdict Due Against Khmer Rouge Leaders for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity - VOA Khmer

Verdict Due Against Khmer Rouge Leaders for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity  VOA Khmer

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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Cambodian court upholds life sentences for Khmer Rouge leaders - The Guardian

Cambodian court upholds life sentences for Khmer Rouge leaders  The Guardian

Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan – first leaders of murderous regime to be jailed – lose appeal against conviction over deaths of two million Cambodians.

23 Nov 2016 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Nuon Chea Breaks Silence to Debate American Anthropologist - The Cambodia Daily

Nuon Chea Breaks Silence to Debate American Anthropologist  The Cambodia Daily

Nuon Chea on Thursday broke his silence at the Khmer Rouge tribunal to refute claims that the regime perceived the Vietnamese as “hereditary enemies,” and ...

18 Mar 2016 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders deny responsibility for Cambodia atrocities - Telegraph.co.uk

Khmer Rouge leaders deny responsibility for Cambodia atrocities  Telegraph.co.uk

Cambodia's top surviving Khmer Rouge leaders refused to admit guilt on Thursday at the end of a landmark two-year trial billed as a chance for reconciliation, ...

31 Oct 2013 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Defendant Says Khmer Rouge Saved Cambodia From Vietnam - New York Times

Defendant Says Khmer Rouge Saved Cambodia From Vietnam  New York Times

Nuon Chea, on trial as a former Khmer Rouge leader, spoke of threats from Vietnamese agents as a justification for the purges that led to the torture and killings ...

22 Nov 2011 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am

Cambodia Arrests Brother No. 2 - TIME - TIME

Cambodia Arrests Brother No. 2 - TIME  TIME

Nuon Chea knew this day would come. As the most senior leader of Cambodia's notorious Khmer Rouge regime still alive, he had years to prepare for his ...

19 Sep 2007 | 3:00 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 | 3:00 am