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'First They Killed My Father' film review - gulfnews.com


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'First They Killed My Father' film review
gulfnews.com
There also should be no debating the value of a major film being made about the Cambodian genocide under the Khmer Rouge — a film shot in Cambodia, and in the Khmer language, to boot. Or that without Jolie's commitment and clout, First They Killed My ...
First They Killed My Father: Angelina Jolie does it againIrish Times
Jolie's new Cambodia movie is powerful, but Hollywood can never escape itself entirelyAsian Correspondent
Angelina 3.0Pique Newsmagazine
Borneo Bulletin Online
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21 Sep 2017 | 1:01 am

New Effort to Honor Khmer Krom Fighters Allied With US in Vietnam War - Voice of America


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New Effort to Honor Khmer Krom Fighters Allied With US in Vietnam War
Voice of America
Ethnic Cambodians living in South Vietnam, the Khmer Krom of Task Force 957, Mobile Guerrilla Force (MGF), were “fun to be with,” he recalls, “and they were vicious.” They weren't a well-known force, during or after the war, and for years Yedinak has ...

16 Sep 2017 | 3:55 pm

Khmer community to celebrate Sen Donta Festival - News VietNamNet - VietNamNet Bridge


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Khmer community to celebrate Sen Donta Festival - News VietNamNet
VietNamNet Bridge
Ethnic Khmers in the Mekong Delta provinces have received congratulations and support from authorities on the occasion of the upcoming Sen Donta Festival ...

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15 Sep 2017 | 11:59 pm

'This Is Their Film': Angelina Jolie Tells A Story Of Khmer Rouge Survival - NPR


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'This Is Their Film': Angelina Jolie Tells A Story Of Khmer Rouge Survival
NPR
The film First They Killed My Father begins in 1975 Cambodia, during the rise of the Khmer Rouge. The hard-line communist regime aimed to deport an entire nation into the countryside and form an agrarian utopia — but their experiment failed. People ...
Angelina Jolie directs a historical drama about the Khmer RougeThe Boston Globe
Angelina Jolie on her Cambodian epic and the power of familyABC News
Review: In Angelina Jolie's New Movie, a Child's-Eye View of WarNew York Times
New York Times -PEOPLE.com -PEOPLE.com -InStyle
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13 Sep 2017 | 5:19 pm

Cambodia peacekeeper fights to be recognised as prisoner of war - ABC Online


ABC Online

Cambodia peacekeeper fights to be recognised as prisoner of war
ABC Online
They fill his mind and have become part of his body — he now has them tattooed on his arm. He was among the first of 65 Australians to arrive as peacekeepers in Cambodia in 1991, after the Khmer Rouge had slaughtered 1.5 million people. "The killing ...

13 Sep 2017 | 3:28 pm

How the nation became a graveyard for democracy - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

How the nation became a graveyard for democracy
Khmer Times
Is Khmer Times too free-thinking? Time to go to a re-education camp. KT: Do you think the upcoming election will be free and fair? Mr Sophal: No, it will not be free and fair. They've never been except for 1993. They are already the un-freest and un ...
Cambodia Daily Newspaper To Close After 24 YearsNPR
Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha arrested, accused of treasonRadio Free Asia
The Cambodia Daily to Close (After Chasing One Last Big Story ...New York Times
The Cambodia Daily -Broadcasting Board of Governors -VOA Khmer
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3 Sep 2017 | 1:38 pm

Khmer Rouge-era Rape Cases Remain Taboo Topic, Justice Elusive for Survivors - Voice of America


Voice of America

Khmer Rouge-era Rape Cases Remain Taboo Topic, Justice Elusive for Survivors
Voice of America
One evening in 1975, soon after the Khmer Rouge forces had taken control of Cambodia, some of the cadres came to Taing Kim's village in Boribo district of Kampong Chhnang Province. The cadres inspected each household, and Taing Kim and her ...

3 Sep 2017 | 4:50 am