Cambodia News: Pol Pot

The Bucolic Life of a Cambodian Grandmother Accused of Mass Killings - New York Times


New York Times

The Bucolic Life of a Cambodian Grandmother Accused of Mass Killings
New York Times
The cremation site of Pol Pot, the Khmer Rouge leader, in Anlong Veng. Credit Omar Havana for The New York Times. Anne Heindel, a co-author of “Hybrid Justice,” a book about the court, said the dismissal of the case was hard to understand in light of ...
Khmer Rouge tribunal drops case vs lower-ranking suspect - New ...New Jersey Herald
First They Killed My Father: A Cambodian story of 'talent, art, love ...The Phnom Penh Post

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24 Feb 2017 | 8:01 pm

New York Times Romanticizes Ideology That Murdered 100 Million Innocent People - The Epoch Times


The Epoch Times

New York Times Romanticizes Ideology That Murdered 100 Million Innocent People
The Epoch Times
In Cambodia alone, Pol Pot and his Khmer Rouge murdered a quarter of their own population in what are now remembered as the “killing fields.” Just like the Nazis, in a sadistic fashion similar to a serial killer, the Khmer Rouge photographed many of ...

24 Feb 2017 | 1:13 pm

Family's long road from Cambodia to Tenderloin sandwich shop - San Francisco Chronicle


San Francisco Chronicle

Family's long road from Cambodia to Tenderloin sandwich shop
San Francisco Chronicle
After four years, rumors swirled around Giang's camp that the government was falling apart and that Pol Pot, its leader, was going to liquidate the camp and slaughter everyone in it. The Khmer Rouge pressed her father into fighting for them. Giang ...

24 Feb 2017 | 12:25 pm

Trump administration signals a possible crackdown on states over marijuana - Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Trump administration signals a possible crackdown on states over marijuana
Los Angeles Times
The White House on Thursday put states that have legalized recreational-use marijuana on notice that federal law enforcement agents could be targeting them soon. It was the clearest warning yet that the Trump administration may move to disrupt the ...
Justice department may crack down on legalized marijuana9NEWS.com
Sean Spicer just said we should expect an anti-marijuana crackdown under TrumpVox
Trump Intensifies His Attacks on Journalists and Condemns FBI 'Leakers'New York Times

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23 Feb 2017 | 6:25 pm

Angelina Jolie's Tale Of Cambodia's Killing Fields Seeks Resolution Without Forgiveness - The Federalist


The Federalist

Angelina Jolie's Tale Of Cambodia's Killing Fields Seeks Resolution Without Forgiveness
The Federalist
It's not clear what approach to faith Jolie will take with “First They Killed My Father,” due out on Netflix later this year. The book's author, Loung Ung, like most Cambodians a Buddhist, was five years old in 1975 when Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge turned ...
Angelina Jolie Lines Up New Acting, Directing ProjectsYahoo Movies UK
Why Angelina Jolie's New Cambodia Movie MattersThe Diplomat
Angelina Jolie's new film, First They Killed My Father, is a tribute to the people of CambodiaFirstpost
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23 Feb 2017 | 6:52 am

Tribunal drops case against Im Chaem - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Tribunal drops case against Im Chaem
Khmer Times
These positions were purportedly assigned to her directly by Pol Pot, “demonstrating her close links to the highest levels of the CPK [Communist Party of Kampuchea] and the trust that the top Khmer Rouge leaders had in Im Chaem to implement the CPK's ...
Khmer Rouge cadre's war crimes charges dismissed in CambodiaReuters UK
Khmer Rouge tribunal drops case vs lower-ranking suspectBeloit Daily News
Judges dismiss case against mid-level Khmer Rouge cadreYahoo7 News

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22 Feb 2017 | 11:22 am

Pol Pot (1925-1998) – Communistisch dictator van Cambodja - Historiek.net


Historiek.net

Pol Pot (1925-1998) – Communistisch dictator van Cambodja
Historiek.net
De Cambodjaanse politicus Pol Pot (1925-1998) was een dictator die van 1963 tot 1997 leider was van de Rode Khmer, zoals de volgers van de communistische partij in Cambodja heetten. Van 1975 tot 1979 was Pol Pot de leider van Cambodja en zaaide ...

22 Feb 2017 | 3:06 am

The former Khmer Rouge cadres who turned to God for salvation ... - South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post

The former Khmer Rouge cadres who turned to God for salvation ...
South China Morning Post
In Pailin, a province in Cambodia established for former members of Pol Pot's regime, Christianity is offering the redemption that Buddhism's karma cannot.
Anlong Veng Calling: The Last Khmer Rouge Stronghold - The ...The News Lens International (press release)

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15 Feb 2017 | 9:45 pm

French Psychoanalyst Draws Up Mental-Health Profile of Pol Pot - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

French Psychoanalyst Draws Up Mental-Health Profile of Pol Pot
The Cambodia Daily
In every human being, there must be a degree of believing in oneself in order to succeed in life, but in some revolutionaries, such as Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, an excessive amount of self-love stripped them of their humanity, according to French ...

13 Feb 2017 | 5:41 pm

Estate of Pol Pot Demands Equal Time for Every Trump-Hitler Comparison - Huffington Post


Estate of Pol Pot Demands Equal Time for Every Trump-Hitler Comparison
Huffington Post
The estate of former Cambodian/Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot has demanded equal time for every comparison that is made between President Donald Trump and former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler. “It is wildly unfair that journalists, pundits, and protesters ...

8 Feb 2017 | 9:02 am