Cambodia News: Pol Pot

It's just an accusation, says Dr M in defence of his pol-sec - Free Malaysia Today

It's just an accusation, says Dr M in defence of his pol-sec  Free Malaysia Today

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad today defended his political secretary, Muhammad Zahid Arip, whose name is mentioned in corruption ...

14 Dec 2018 | 12:08 pm

Alice Pung: Close to Home: Selected Writings - The Australian

Alice Pung: Close to Home: Selected Writings  The Australian

Our birth traumas mark us forever. We lug along behind us duffel bags full of somebody elses memories. So wrote Helen Motro, the child of Holocaust survivors.

14 Dec 2018 | 7:00 am

New York pols need to chill on $$$$ potential of legal pot, budget watchdog says - NY Daily News - New York Daily News

New York pols need to chill on $$$$ potential of legal pot, budget watchdog says - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

An independent fiscal watchdog warns New York not to get too high on the idea of making major bucks early off the legalization of marijuana. The Citizens ...

13 Dec 2018 | 2:45 pm

The Queen drinks THIS tipple every night before bed - can you guess what it is? - Express

The Queen drinks THIS tipple every night before bed - can you guess what it is?  Express

QUEEN Elizabeth II is the longest reigning monarch in history, and at 92, is still working and active. So you'll never guess what she drinks each night before ...

13 Dec 2018 | 1:44 pm

Congress just voted to legalize hemp - Vox.com

Congress just voted to legalize hemp  Vox.com

The hemp legalization bill doesn't enact marijuana legalization, but it does allow non-psychoactive forms of cannabis.

12 Dec 2018 | 3:16 pm

Aston Martin Valkyrie Engine - 1000 HP Cosworth V12 With Hybrid Assist to Power Aston Martin - RoadandTrack.com

Aston Martin Valkyrie Engine - 1000 HP Cosworth V12 With Hybrid Assist to Power Aston Martin  RoadandTrack.com

Aston Martin's Valkyrie V12 makes a Honda VTEC seem about as free spinning as a Duramax diesel. Developed by legendary engineering house Cosworth this ...

12 Dec 2018 | 9:02 am

Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide - WAMU 88.5

Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide  WAMU 88.5

We checked in with authors, poets and great literary minds to see what books they think everyone should read this holiday season.

12 Dec 2018 | 5:17 am

Cambodia Morning News For December 11 - AEC News Today

Cambodia Morning News For December 11  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for December 11, 2018. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia ...

10 Dec 2018 | 6:23 pm

Hun Sen's violent obsessions finally unmasked - Asia Times

Hun Sen's violent obsessions finally unmasked  Asia Times

The ink had barely dried on the UN-backed Khmer Rouge Tribunal's verdict against Pol Pot's former henchmen when Cambodia's leader, Hun Sen, shockingly ...

10 Dec 2018 | 11:56 am

Cambodia promotes human rights, freedom of expression, PM says - Khmer Times

Cambodia promotes human rights, freedom of expression, PM says  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen congratulated 70th anniversary of Human Rights Day saying the country fully promoted rights and freedom of expression.

10 Dec 2018 | 1:00 am

John Chau’s Death on North Sentinel Island Roils the Missionary World - The New Yorker

John Chau’s Death on North Sentinel Island Roils the Missionary World  The New Yorker

Eliza Griswold on the death of Christian missionary John Chau, who was killed last month while breaking the law in order to preach to indigenous people on ...

8 Dec 2018 | 9:00 am

Can the world stop genocide? - The Economist

Can the world stop genocide?  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 ...

7 Dec 2018 | 6:00 pm

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought - Deadline

‘Funan’ Director Denis Do Portrays The Human Side Of The Khmer Rouge Regime, And The Devastation They Brought  Deadline

'Funan' director Denis Do discusses his animated pic, which won the Annecy International Animated Film Festival's prize for Best Feature.

7 Dec 2018 | 1:26 pm

Historian's Staggering Open Letter To Julius Malema - 2oceansvibe News

Historian's Staggering Open Letter To Julius Malema  2oceansvibe News

The tide of public opinion might finally be turning against Juju, and this South Africa historian's stinging rebuke of the EFF's leader is a testament to that.

7 Dec 2018 | 1:37 am

Chea Vannath fighting for women's empowerment - Khmer Times

Chea Vannath fighting for women's empowerment  Khmer Times

Chea Vannath is encouraging women to participate in tackling political and social issues. Ms Vannath, who was also director of the Centre for Social ...

6 Dec 2018 | 12:14 pm

Why Socialism Failed: Uganda - Liberty Nation

Why Socialism Failed: Uganda  Liberty Nation

But Mother Nature would have never envisioned that the continent would be the hotbed of brutality, bloodshed, and barbarism.

6 Dec 2018 | 9:30 am

Why the best way to absorb the culture of Vietnam and Cambodia is cruising this river - The Telegraph

Why the best way to absorb the culture of Vietnam and Cambodia is cruising this river  The Telegraph

Vietnam and Cambodia offer a colourful culture, poignant history and verdant landscapes. These countries are ideally suited to travelling by water as many of ...

6 Dec 2018 | 5:34 am

You are a fraud, Mr Malema, says historian - News24

You are a fraud, Mr Malema, says historian  News24

You are a con, Mr Malema, and the tragedy is that there are people who fall for your vile and populace drivel, writes Robin Binckes.

6 Dec 2018 | 4:43 am

In Vietnam, citizen opposition to Chinese expansionism has put the government in a tough spot - Scroll.in

In Vietnam, citizen opposition to Chinese expansionism has put the government in a tough spot  Scroll.in

The country has seen massive protests over a law on special economic zones, projects that are almost certain to land in China's hands.

5 Dec 2018 | 12:00 pm

ICC-Angkor marks 25th year - The Phnom Penh Post

ICC-Angkor marks 25th year  The Phnom Penh Post

The International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) kicked off its two-day plenary ...

4 Dec 2018 | 7:47 pm

A genocide tribunal of 'extraordinary injustice' - Asia Times

A genocide tribunal of 'extraordinary injustice'  Asia Times

Last month, the UN-backed Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), more commonly known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal, delivered a ...

4 Dec 2018 | 10:09 am

George H.W. Bush Will Be Ranked Among America's Greatest Presidents - Newsmax

George H.W. Bush Will Be Ranked Among America's Greatest Presidents  Newsmax

On Friday, President George H.W. Bush died. In a hundred years George H.W. Bush will be ranked among America's greatest presidents. Maybe in the top five, ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

FUNSK anniversary honoured, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

FUNSK anniversary honoured, National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

A performance depicting the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge regime was held on December 2, marking the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Kampuchean ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the $21 trillion Pentagon accounting error - Vox.com

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the $21 trillion Pentagon accounting error  Vox.com

The US military budget is such a bloated monstrosity that it contains accounting errors that could finance two-thirds of the cost of a government-run single-payer ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Sad Cliff should speak for us all, says ANNE DIAMOND - Express

Sad Cliff should speak for us all, says ANNE DIAMOND  Express

I WOULD rather 10 guilty people escape than one innocent person suffer.' Sir Cliff Richard was very brave to say it aloud, given the tsunami of knee-jerk ...

2 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Vietnam's Invasion of Cambodia, Revisited - The Diplomat

Vietnam's Invasion of Cambodia, Revisited  The Diplomat

40 years after the invasion that toppled the Khmer Rouge, it's clear China emerged the ultimate winner.

1 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Buddha Buzz Weekly: Dec. 1, 2018 - Tricycle

Buddha Buzz Weekly: Dec. 1, 2018  Tricycle

Tibetan religious leaders postpone conference, Buddhist groups aid wildfire victims, and Khmer Rouge leaders are found guilty of genocide.

1 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

EXCLUSIVE: New coalition of black leaders seeks pot law that benefits minority communities hit hardest by war - New York Daily News

EXCLUSIVE: New coalition of black leaders seeks pot law that benefits minority communities hit hardest by war  New York Daily News

ALBANY --- As the state moves closer to legalizing marijuana, a new coalition of black leaders is calling on Gov. Cuomo and the Legislature to design a law that ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

The United States cared about refugees 40 years ago. But not now - Courier Journal

The United States cared about refugees 40 years ago. But not now  Courier Journal

When refugees from Cambodia were blocked from entering Thailand and sent home to face death, the U.S. condemned it. Have we become Thailand?

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Furness General staff help country heal following brutal regime - NW Evening Mail

Furness General staff help country heal following brutal regime  NW Evening Mail

STAFF from Furness General Hospital were among others seeking to transform the healthcare of Cambodia following the brutal regime of Pol Pot's.

28 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

Phnom Penh cruise port guide - The Telegraph

Phnom Penh cruise port guide  The Telegraph

Often playing second fiddle to ancient Angkor Wat, Phnom Penh is Cambodia's first port of call when it comes to discovering the throbbing modern heart of this ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

National Assembly president Heng Samrin book released - The Phnom Penh Post

National Assembly president Heng Samrin book released  The Phnom Penh Post

The National Assembly on Monday launched The People's Struggle: Cambodia Reborn, a biography describing the early life and struggle of current National ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Heng Samrin's memoir released - Khmer Times

Heng Samrin's memoir released  Khmer Times

The National Assembly yesterday launched the memoir of its president Heng Samrin, detailing his struggle to overthrow the Khmer Rouge regime and rebuild ...

27 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Democratic legislators will push liberal agenda of paid leave, minimum wage hike and pot - Hartford Courant

Democratic legislators will push liberal agenda of paid leave, minimum wage hike and pot  Hartford Courant

After making major gains at the polls, Democratic legislators are re-energized to push forward a liberal agenda they believe can be enacted next year under Gov ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced - dailymirror.lk

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced  dailymirror.lk

Two top former Khmer Rouge leaders sentenced, The sentencing of the two senior most living leaders of the murderous Khmer Rouge regime of Kampuchea ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Your View: The pitfalls of socialism in America - Allentown Morning Call

Your View: The pitfalls of socialism in America  Allentown Morning Call

Most of the policy proposals of socialists like Sen. Bernie Sanders or recently elected Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez could be those of any liberal ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Welfare Chauvinism, Again - National Review

Welfare Chauvinism, Again  National Review

Welfare chauvinism is the creed of the Le Pens, Matteo Salvini, and Viktor Orbán — and also of Senator Sanders, Donald Trump, and much of the unfortunately ...

25 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

What Should Syrians Learn from Cambodians? - Enab Baladi

What Should Syrians Learn from Cambodians?  Enab Baladi

Mansour Omari Translated from Arabic by Enab Baladi. “Uncertainty was the worst I have suffered. He who works hard, is forced to work to death, and he who ...

22 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Reader's comment: Dead at the altar of socialism - The Conservative Woman

Reader's comment: Dead at the altar of socialism  The Conservative Woman

In response to Ollie Wright: We must never forget Pol Pot, or his two million victims, Steve wrote: What is worse, the genocidal socialists like Mao, Pol Pot, ...

21 Nov 2018 | 6:01 pm

The Best Biographical Documentaries on Netflix :: Movies :: Lists :: Netflix :: Paste - Paste Magazine

The Best Biographical Documentaries on Netflix :: Movies :: Lists :: Netflix :: Paste  Paste Magazine

Netflix is particularly savvy at burying all its categorical key words; “biographical documentaries” isn't exactly a phrase or sub-genre that comes to mind ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 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

Charting the Danger of the Modern Left - Townhall

Charting the Danger of the Modern Left  Townhall

No one understands the dysfunctions and debilitating impact of America's political system in the swamp better than Mark Melcher and Steve Soukup..12/13/2018 ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's genocide verdict: better late than never - The Interpreter

Cambodia's genocide verdict: better late than never  The Interpreter

Journalists watch the verdict for former Khmer Rouge leader Khieu Samphan shown on a live video broadcast on 16 November (Photo: Tang Chhin Sothy via ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

How Governor Jerry Brown Pardons Inmates in California - The Marshall Project

How Governor Jerry Brown Pardons Inmates in California  The Marshall Project

Former inmates facing deportation place their hope in California's outgoing governor.

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Convictions of Pol Pot loyalists a win for ICC - Big News Network

Convictions of Pol Pot loyalists a win for ICC  Big News Network

It is the first time that any of Pol Pot senior officials of the Communist Party of Kampuchea have been convicted of genocide.

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen's Cambodia: a nation without nationalism - Asia Times

Hun Sen's Cambodia: a nation without nationalism  Asia Times

This month Cambodia commemorated its 65th Independence Day, the anniversary of the declaration by the late King Norodom Sihanouk on November 9, 1953.

19 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia - The Guardian

No more Khmer Rouge prosecutions, says Cambodia  The Guardian

UN-backed tribunal that convicted the last two surviving leaders of genocide faces closure without government's help. Associated Press. Sun 18 Nov 2018 21.12 ...

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Ranil abused and subverted parliamentary democracy - Sunday Observer

Ranil abused and subverted parliamentary democracy  Sunday Observer

The comments of President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga on her friend Ranil Wickremesinghe cited above reveals how history never fails to repeat ...

18 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Xi woos Pacific islands to curb Taiwan's influence - Politiko

Xi woos Pacific islands to curb Taiwan's influence  Politiko

Chinese leader Xi Jinping will sit down with seven Pacific island allies Friday, doling out attention and perhaps some largesse in the hope of convincing more ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Top Asian News 4:53 a.m. GMT - Yahoo News

Top Asian News 4:53 a.m. GMT  Yahoo News

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AP) — A meeting of world leaders in Papua New Guinea has highlighted divisions between global powers the U.S. and ...

17 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Friday US briefing: Number of missing in Camp fire tops 600 - The Guardian

Friday US briefing: Number of missing in Camp fire tops 600  The Guardian

Florida senate race goes to hand recount ... May pushes on with Brexit plan despite broad opposition ... Zuckerberg claims he did not know about PR firm's ...

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

Last Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, get life terms - NewsWest9.com

Last Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide, get life terms  NewsWest9.com

An international tribunal has convicted the last surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge, which ruled Cambodia in a reign of terror in the 1970s, and sentenced ...

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

Friday briefing: Brexit deal – May digs in at the crease - The Guardian

Friday briefing: Brexit deal – May digs in at the crease  The Guardian

Hard Brexiters openly threaten to topple PM … fears for 600 people in California wildfires … and hear Michelle Obama read from her new memoir.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge officials found guilty of genocide - Quad-Cities Online

Khmer Rouge officials found guilty of genocide  Quad-Cities Online

Two surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia were found guilty of genocide by an international tribunal, nearly four decades after the ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

What is unique about anti-Semitism? - Asia Times

What is unique about anti-Semitism?  Asia Times

Anti-Semitism is frequently viewed as “the canary in the coal mine.” It signals a more general climate of prejudice that manifests with an increasing hatred of ...

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodians await crucial tribunal finding into 1970s brutal Khmer Rouge regime - The Conversation AU

Cambodians await crucial tribunal finding into 1970s brutal Khmer Rouge regime  The Conversation AU

A potentially historic ruling on genocide by a tribunal in Cambodia on Friday could unsettle understandings of the past among Cambodians - and create a ...

14 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

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

That time Iowa came together across the wounds of war to help a nation 12,000 miles away - Des Moines Register

That time Iowa came together across the wounds of war to help a nation 12,000 miles away  Des Moines Register

The Vietnam War wounded America, but Iowans came together to help the victims of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge in an overwhelming outpouring of charity in 1979.

26 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Interview: Milton Osborne, on Pol Pot and Cambodia's Development - The Cambodia Daily

Interview: Milton Osborne, on Pol Pot and Cambodia's Development  The Cambodia Daily

Editor's Note: Milton Osbourne is one of Australia's leading authorities on Southeast Asia. His latest work, “Pol Pot Solved the Leprosy Problem: Remembering ...

12 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Interview: Milton Osborne on Cambodia in the 50s and 60s and His New Book - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Interview: Milton Osborne on Cambodia in the 50s and 60s and His New Book  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

His latest work, “Pol Pot Solved the Leprosy Problem: Remembering Colonial and Post-Colonial Worlds”, is a memoir of his days as a young diplomat in Phnom ...

11 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

What was the Khmer Rouge regime, who was Pol Pot and how many people died in the mass killings? - The Sun

What was the Khmer Rouge regime, who was Pol Pot and how many people died in the mass killings?  The Sun

The Khmer Rouge seized power in Cambodia after the civil war in 1975 with Pol Pot emerging as the communist regime's ruthless tyrant which set about wiping ...

9 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

Is Hun Sen's dynasty built to last? - Nikkei Asian Review

Is Hun Sen's dynasty built to last?  Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- As Cambodia comes to terms with many more years under the leadership of Hun Sen, the focus is now on his son Hun Manet, who is widely expecte.

1 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen: The Blood-Drenched Opportunist of Asia - The Daily Beast

Cambodia's Hun Sen: The Blood-Drenched Opportunist of Asia  The Daily Beast

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — In a fiery speech more than three years ago Prime. Minister Hun Sen claimed credit for ridding his country of the Khmer Rouge, ...

31 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Year Zero nostalgia in Cambodia – An Irishwoman’s Diary on the long shadow of the Khmer Rouge - Irish Times

Year Zero nostalgia in Cambodia – An Irishwoman’s Diary on the long shadow of the Khmer Rouge  Irish Times

AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Email App Share to LinkedIn Share to Pinterest Share to Reddit Share to Google+ Share ...

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Pol Pot’s brothers call me Hitler’s brother: MR - Daily Mirror

Pol Pot’s brothers call me Hitler’s brother: MR  Daily Mirror

Those who call me Adolf Hitler's elder brother are Pol Pot's younger brothers, former President Mahinda Rajapaksa told a public meeting held at Sri ...

1 Jul 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

PM likens CYP leader to Pol Pot - The Phnom Penh Post

PM likens CYP leader to Pol Pot  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen denounced the Cambodian Youth Party (CYP) on Wednesday for its “extremist” position on immigration in the Kingdom, even ...

7 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment - The Washington Post

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment  The Washington Post

PHNOM PENH — The United States has been busy in Cambodia these past few months, if Hun Sen's government is to be believed. Between trying to overthrow ...

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

CPP cautions gov’t vs ‘leaks’ as Duterte likens reds to Pol Pot and his men - Inquirer.net

CPP cautions gov’t vs ‘leaks’ as Duterte likens reds to Pol Pot and his men  Inquirer.net

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) has cautioned government officials against prematurely releasing information on ongoing back-channel talks ...

13 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Vietnam remembers over 3,000 killed in Cambodia’s Pol Pot war - VnExpress International

Vietnam remembers over 3,000 killed in Cambodia’s Pol Pot war  VnExpress International

Only three people from an An Giang's commune survived the killings 40 years ago, according to historical records. - VnExpress International.

1 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge: Shocking genocide story behind ‘stock’ images - NEWS.com.au

Khmer Rouge: Shocking genocide story behind ‘stock’ images  NEWS.com.au

THE woman with her baby stares quietly into the camera, her passive gaze perhaps containing some knowledge of the unspeakable horrors that were about to ...

25 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

20 Years After His Death, Cambodians Still Struggle to Put Memories of Pol Pot Behind Them - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

20 Years After His Death, Cambodians Still Struggle to Put Memories of Pol Pot Behind Them  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The Khmer Rouge leader's remote final resting place lies all but forgotten, yet many Cambodians cannot escape memories of his rule of terror.

23 Apr 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

A scholar's journey to understand the needs of Pol Pot's survivors - The Conversation - US

A scholar's journey to understand the needs of Pol Pot's survivors  The Conversation - US

Research on profound human suffering requires more than intellectual understanding of legal and political mechanics. It requires a human journey that goes ...

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

Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered - The Diplomat

Patriot, Lucky Spirit, Villain: Pol Pot Remembered  The Diplomat

Anlong Veng, Cambodia — Twenty years ago on April 15, Pol Pot, the leader of one of the 20th century's most radical and murderous regimes that resulted in ...

13 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Twenty years after Pol Pot died a broken man, his memory looms large - The Phnom Penh Post

Twenty years after Pol Pot died a broken man, his memory looms large  The Phnom Penh Post

Two decades have passed, but Mea Chron still stands by Pol Pot. Most days he also stands by the mass murderer's cremation site, keeping guard in the Khmer ...

13 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Svay Ken’s The People on 18 April, 1975: Pol Pot Khmer Rouge horror - The Australian

Svay Ken’s The People on 18 April, 1975: Pol Pot Khmer Rouge horror  The Australian

On April 17, 1975, the residents of Cambodias capital Phnom Penh cheered and waved flags and streamers as black-shirted soldiers wearing red-chequered ...

9 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Roll Over, Pol Pot - The Rafu Shimpo

Roll Over, Pol Pot  The Rafu Shimpo

COSTA MESA — “Cambodian Rock Band” by Lauren Yee, directed by Chay Yew with music by Dengue Fever, will be performed at South Coast Repertory, 655 ...

1 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Skeletons From Killing Fields Remind Visitors That Violence Is Not Easily Erased - Forbes

Skeletons From Killing Fields Remind Visitors That Violence Is Not Easily Erased  Forbes

Visitors watch human skulls and bones of victims in Khmer Rouge regime on display at Choeung Ek memorial on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, ...

29 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History - The Diplomat

Cambodia and China: Rewriting (and Repeating) History  The Diplomat

Now entering his 34th year in power, 65-year-old Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has had more than half his life to refine and update the canonical story of ...

15 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

January 6, 1998: Pol Pot under house arrest in Combodia - gulfnews.com

January 6, 1998: Pol Pot under house arrest in Combodia  gulfnews.com

Pol Pot under house arrest in Combodia. 1998 - Pol Pot, the former leader of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge guerrilla group, has been tracked down and found sick, ...

5 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

From his rural idyll Pol Pot crony jeers at genocide trial - The Times

From his rural idyll Pol Pot crony jeers at genocide trial  The Times

Despite the “Do not disturb” sign tied to the fence — written in English, a rarity in this tranquil Cambodian backwater — the old man in the wooden garden cha.

13 Aug 2017 | 2:00 am

They Smashed Banks for Pol Pot. Now They’re Founding Them. - The New York Times

They Smashed Banks for Pol Pot. Now They’re Founding Them.  The New York Times

MALAI, Cambodia — For years, Tep Khunnal was the devoted personal secretary of Pol Pot, staying loyal to the charismatic ultracommunist leader even as the ...

22 Mar 2017 | 2:00 am

Angelina Jolie to direct Pol Pot genocide drama for Netflix - The Guardian

Angelina Jolie to direct Pol Pot genocide drama for Netflix  The Guardian

First They Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers is based on the 2000 memoir by activist and former child soldier Loung Ung.

24 Jul 2015 | 2:00 am

Vietnam's forgotten Cambodian war - BBC News

Vietnam's forgotten Cambodian war  BBC News

Tens of thousands of young Vietnamese soldiers fought the Khmer Rouge, reports Kevin Doyle, but Hanoi doesn't commemorate them and Cambodia wants to ...

14 Sep 2014 | 2:00 am

Finding Pol Pot’s lost love - New Statesman

Finding Pol Pot’s lost love  New Statesman

For most of his thirties, Cambodia's brutal dictator worked as a French teacher in Phnom Penh and his students adored him.

28 Mar 2014 | 2:00 am

From the archive, 11 December 1979: Deposed Pol Pot gives interview in the jungle - The Guardian

From the archive, 11 December 1979: Deposed Pol Pot gives interview in the jungle  The Guardian

Originally published in the Guardian on 11 December 1979: Ousted leader admits that his regime made mistakes but maintains that only several thousand ...

11 Dec 2013 | 2:00 am