Cambodia News: khmer rouge

Finding the right balance through yoga - Khmer Times

Finding the right balance through yoga  Khmer Times

“If you can breathe, you can do yoga.” We got struck by these words when we entered the compound of Azahar Foundation in Phnom Penh. These words were ...

17 Jan 2019 | 12:06 pm

Breaking the silence, breaking the stigma - Khmer Times

Breaking the silence, breaking the stigma  Khmer Times

On Friday, 11th January, approximately 200 people gathered at the National Institute of Education Phnom Penh to watch the performance organised by the ...

17 Jan 2019 | 12:04 pm

La Cocina Are the People Keeping San Francisco Delicious - Bon Appetit

La Cocina Are the People Keeping San Francisco Delicious  Bon Appetit

La Cocina, a nonprofit culinary incubator, is fighting back as the tech bubble grows, displacing long-time residents and their food.

17 Jan 2019 | 3:00 am

Bill aims to help kids cope with bullying - Boston Herald

Bill aims to help kids cope with bullying  Boston Herald

Two Merrimack Valley advocates are joining forces to file a bill they say could help those facing mental health and post-traumatic stress disorders — especially ...

16 Jan 2019 | 11:27 pm

Volunteer at this urban farm, or these other projects, for MLK National Day of Service • Long Beach Post - Long Beach Post

Volunteer at this urban farm, or these other projects, for MLK National Day of Service • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

For years, an urban farm in Long Beach's Zaferia neighborhood supplied organic produce to a grocery store-starved community and served as a garden for area ...

16 Jan 2019 | 4:15 pm

The Human-Rights Movement Needs America | by Aryeh Neier - Project Syndicate

The Human-Rights Movement Needs America | by Aryeh Neier  Project Syndicate

The recent inauguration of Jair Bolsonaro as Brazil's president is just the latest setback for human rights around the world. America can once again play a pivotal ...

16 Jan 2019 | 9:12 am

GKids Picks Up Animated Survival Drama 'Funan' for Spring Release - IndieWire

GKids Picks Up Animated Survival Drama 'Funan' for Spring Release  IndieWire

Indie distributor GKids has added “Funan” to its slate of animated Oscar contenders for 2020. Dennis Do's acclaimed survival drama about the cruelties of ...

16 Jan 2019 | 7:54 am

Cambodian Deportees Leave US For 'Home' They've Never Known - The Atlantic

Cambodian Deportees Leave US For 'Home' They've Never Known  The Atlantic

America is deporting Cambodian refugees convicted of crimes. Did the U.S. have a responsibility to help them when they first arrived as refugees?

16 Jan 2019 | 3:56 am

'It's time we were more compassionate towards asylum seekers' - Starts at 60

'It's time we were more compassionate towards asylum seekers'  Starts at 60

"I feel you are wasting your breath with some people when it comes to asylum seekers."

16 Jan 2019 | 1:09 am

Why a Long Beach student is asking the school district to add more gender-neutral restrooms - Long Beach Press Telegram

Why a Long Beach student is asking the school district to add more gender-neutral restrooms  Long Beach Press Telegram

Amber Va has grown accustomed to the stares when walking the halls at Long Beach Poly High School. The 17-year-old senior, who identifies as a transgender ...

15 Jan 2019 | 7:34 pm

Life lessons on a soccer field in Lyric Stage’s ‘The Wolves’ - The Boston Globe

Life lessons on a soccer field in Lyric Stage’s ‘The Wolves’  The Boston Globe

As they go through pregame warmup exercises in the opening moments of Sarah DeLappe's “The Wolves'' at Lyric Stage Company of Boston, the uniformed ...

15 Jan 2019 | 2:31 pm

Cambodia: The Hottest New Beach Destination in Asia - The Wall Street Journal

Cambodia: The Hottest New Beach Destination in Asia  The Wall Street Journal

Most tourists visit Cambodia to see Angkor Wat, then scram. But here's a persuasive reason to stay: posh new beach resorts that rival Bali's.

15 Jan 2019 | 1:07 pm

January 7 in Cambodia: One Date, Two Narratives - The Diplomat

January 7 in Cambodia: One Date, Two Narratives  The Diplomat

On January 7, 2019, Cambodia celebrated the 40th anniversary of its “Victory Day” over the Khmer Rouge regime, which was overthrown in 1979 by the ...

15 Jan 2019 | 10:45 am

Cambodian PM: Western Sanctions Would Hurt Opposition - New Delhi Times

Cambodian PM: Western Sanctions Would Hurt Opposition  New Delhi Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Monday that if Western countries impose threatened economic sanctions on his country, it would cause the death of the ...

15 Jan 2019 | 3:48 am

It’s Official! Michelle Yeoh ‘Star Trek’ Spinoff In Development At CBS All Access - Decider

It’s Official! Michelle Yeoh ‘Star Trek’ Spinoff In Development At CBS All Access  Decider

Just hours after Crazy Rich Asians won the Best Comedy award at the Critics' Choice Awards last night, Michelle Yeoh has scored another win with a Star Trek ...

14 Jan 2019 | 11:15 am

Cambodian PM says Western sanctions would hurt opposition - The News & Observer

Cambodian PM says Western sanctions would hurt opposition  The News & Observer

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says if Western countries impose threatened economic sanctions on his country, it would cause the death of the country's ...

14 Jan 2019 | 5:28 am

What Camilla Did Next: Love Island's Camilla Thurlow joins forces with TV historian for film highlighting plight of landmine victims in Cambodia - Evening Standard

What Camilla Did Next: Love Island's Camilla Thurlow joins forces with TV historian for film highlighting plight of landmine victims in Cambodia  Evening Standard

A Love Island star and one of the country's best-known female academics have joined forces — thanks to the Evening Standard. Camilla Thurlow, who finished ...

14 Jan 2019 | 4:51 am

Tradition of Masked Dancers Lives On in Cambodia - Voice of America

Tradition of Masked Dancers Lives On in Cambodia  Voice of America

Cambodia's centuries-old tradition of masked dance was nearly completely lost during the rule of the genocidal Khmer Rouge. But a handful of people managed ...

13 Jan 2019 | 4:56 pm

40 Years Ago, Vietnam Steamrolled the Genocidal Khmer Rouge of Cambodia in a Lightning War - The National Interest Online

40 Years Ago, Vietnam Steamrolled the Genocidal Khmer Rouge of Cambodia in a Lightning War  The National Interest Online

The invasion brought an end to the Khmer Rouge's monstrous genocide, but not to the war itself. The Khmer Rouge waged a bloody guerilla resistance war ...

13 Jan 2019 | 5:00 am

WATCH: Cambodian refugees deported back to nation 40 years after Khmer Rouge genocide - ABC 36 News - WTVQ

WATCH: Cambodian refugees deported back to nation 40 years after Khmer Rouge genocide - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

Talk to ABC 36 News anchors, reporters and meteorologists. When you see news happening, share it! We'd love to hear from you.

11 Jan 2019 | 5:14 pm

Vernon students show support for Cambodian children - Vernon Morning Star

Vernon students show support for Cambodian children  Vernon Morning Star

Mission Hill is now a sister school with an education program in Svay Chek, Cambodia.

11 Jan 2019 | 2:00 pm

Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow Marked By Joy, Anger - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow Marked By Joy, Anger  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Tens of thousands of Vietnamese troops invaded Cambodia in late December 1978 and overthrew the Chinese-backed Khmer Rouge regime on 7 January ...

11 Jan 2019 | 10:55 am

Khmer Rouge victims' bones to be preserved, National, kr-tribunal - The Phnom Penh Post

Khmer Rouge victims' bones to be preserved, National, kr-tribunal  The Phnom Penh Post

A ministry of Culture and Fine Arts official said bones excavated from Khmer Rouge killing fields will be listed as conservation items for the next generation to ...

10 Jan 2019 | 7:48 pm

For whom the bells toll? It tolls for Samnang - Khmer Times

For whom the bells toll? It tolls for Samnang  Khmer Times

Passion, for certain, is what drives one to do things. For acclaimed author Mao Samnang, her fervour to tell a story through the magic of words inspires her to ...

10 Jan 2019 | 1:03 pm

Get ready for Garuda's Song - Khmer Times

Get ready for Garuda's Song  Khmer Times

The Kingdom's music lovers are in for a rare treat this month with live performances of Garuda's Song, a musical composition telling the story of Cambodia's rich ...

10 Jan 2019 | 12:15 pm

Maloney: China – do you really want to do business with these people? - The Province

Maloney: China – do you really want to do business with these people?  The Province

Most Canadians are rightly perplexed by high-level concern over the relationship between the Huawei affair, the legitimate apprehension of a key Chinese ...

10 Jan 2019 | 5:33 am

China’s great leap upwards – can the good times last? - South China Morning Post

China’s great leap upwards – can the good times last?  South China Morning Post

As history has shown again and again and again – from Russia and Iran to the Philippines and Japan – a downturn is just a matter of time.

10 Jan 2019 | 5:33 am

Ancient Khmer Rouge surviving temples to be protected by locals - The Phnom Penh Post

Ancient Khmer Rouge surviving temples to be protected by locals  The Phnom Penh Post

Beneath the surface of a remote hill in Tuol Pongro commune, in Banteay Meanchey's Malai district, lie two “mysterious” ancient temples that survived the Khmer ...

9 Jan 2019 | 10:48 pm

Cambodia's 20 years of peace- ucanews.com - ucanews

Cambodia's 20 years of peace- ucanews.com  ucanews

Cambodia's 20 years of peace. Marking of the formal ending of civil war was previously overshadowed by other anniversaries in a bloody timeline.

9 Jan 2019 | 10:36 pm

Sydney Cambodians rise from two rigged elections and fornicating monk - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Cambodians rise from two rigged elections and fornicating monk  The Sydney Morning Herald

A series of battles have convulsed Sydney's Cambodian community with allegations of violent monks, a fornicating vice abbot, rigged elections and spying at a ...

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

In Tirade Against Former Opposition Party, Hun Sen Praises 'Win-Win' Policy on Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow - The Cambodia Daily

In Tirade Against Former Opposition Party, Hun Sen Praises 'Win-Win' Policy on Anniversary of Khmer Rouge Overthrow  The Cambodia Daily

Prime Minister Hun Sen has marked the 40th anniversary of the overthrow of the Khmer Rouge regime by praising his government's “Win-Win” policy and ...

8 Jan 2019 | 9:50 pm

Veteran Journalist, Saing Soenthrith, Dies Aged 55 - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Veteran Journalist, Saing Soenthrith, Dies Aged 55  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

He was a founding member of the Club of Cambodian Journalists (CCJ), an advocacy group for journalists and promoter of quality reporting.

8 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

PM: Victory Day a second birthday - The Phnom Penh Post

PM: Victory Day a second birthday  The Phnom Penh Post

PRIME Minister Hun Sen used his Victory Day address at Olympic Stadium on Monday to hail January 7 – the day in 1979 when the Khmer Rouge was ...

8 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia marks 40th anniversary of the fall of Khmer Rouge - The Weekly Times

Cambodia marks 40th anniversary of the fall of Khmer Rouge  The Weekly Times

Thousands of Cambodian survivors of the Khmer Rouge regime gathered in Phnom Penh at an event organized by the Cambodian People's party to mark 40 ...

7 Jan 2019 | 1:32 pm

Cambodia celebrates 40 years of freedom from Khmer Rouge - Washington Post

Cambodia celebrates 40 years of freedom from Khmer Rouge  Washington Post

Cambodia has celebrated four decades since the nightmare of the Khmer Rouge and their 'killing fields' ended.

7 Jan 2019 | 11:17 am

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster - The Malaysian Insight

Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster  The Malaysian Insight

TENS of thousands of Cambodians packed a stadium in Phnom Penh today to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the expulsion of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime ...

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Kiên Giang soldiers recount a decade in Cambodia - Viet Nam News

Kiên Giang soldiers recount a decade in Cambodia  Viet Nam News

KIÊN GIANG — In just three years under the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime, spearheaded by the Pol Pot, Cambodia was pushed to the brink of extinction with ...

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

40 Years After the Fall of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia Still Grapples With Pol Pot's Brutal Legacy - TIME

40 Years After the Fall of the Khmer Rouge, Cambodia Still Grapples With Pol Pot's Brutal Legacy  TIME

The Khmer Rouge officially fell on Jan. 7, 1979, but the legacy of the regime and its genocide is still pervasive. Here's what to know.

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

In the press - Malaysia's king abdicates: Was it because of his Russian beauty pageant bride? - FRANCE 24

In the press - Malaysia's king abdicates: Was it because of his Russian beauty pageant bride?  FRANCE 24

IN THE PAPERS - Monday, January 7: The Malaysian king suddenly and mysteriously abdicates for the first time in history. Cambodia marks 40 years since the ...

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Masked Art of the Living - Saudi Gazette

Masked Art of the Living  Saudi Gazette

PHNOM PENH/BANGKOK — Cambodia's centuries-old tradition of masked dance was nearly wiped out by the Khmer Rouge's "Killing Fields" regime, but a ...

6 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

The Truth About War and Peace in Cambodia - The Diplomat

The Truth About War and Peace in Cambodia  The Diplomat

For decades, the official line from the United Nations and the bevy of international foreign ministers and diplomats who brokered the 1991 Paris Peace Accords ...

5 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge banned masked dance as decadent – but it survived - South China Morning Post

Khmer Rouge banned masked dance as decadent – but it survived  South China Morning Post

Cambodia's centuries-old tradition of masked dance was nearly wiped out by the Khmer Rouge's “Killing Fields” regime, but a handful of artists managed to keep ...

4 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

The war in Cambodia was a 'war of justice': Vietnamese General - Viet Nam News

The war in Cambodia was a 'war of justice': Vietnamese General  Viet Nam News

40 years ago, on January 7, 1979, the Vietnamese People's Army in co-ordination with the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation, deposed Pol Pot, ...

4 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

A judge's order comes too late for one Cambodian man - 11Alive.com WXIA

A judge's order comes too late for one Cambodian man  11Alive.com WXIA

The temporary restraining order makes immigration officials give Cambodian nationals fourteen days notice.

4 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Judge orders ICE to give notice before detaining some Cambodians for deportation - NBCNews.com

Judge orders ICE to give notice before detaining some Cambodians for deportation  NBCNews.com

The temporary restraining order, granted Thursday, requires federal officials to give two-weeks written notice before re-detaining some Cambodian nationals.

4 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Judge Temporarily Blocks Nationwide ICE Arrests of Cambodian Refugees - Courthouse News Service

Judge Temporarily Blocks Nationwide ICE Arrests of Cambodian Refugees  Courthouse News Service

LOS ANGELES (CN) – The Trump administration is prohibited from executing planned immigration raids this month targeting up to 100 Cambodian refugees, ...

3 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Win-Win Monument: PM's 'treason' or symbol of unity? - The Phnom Penh Post

Win-Win Monument: PM's 'treason' or symbol of unity?  The Phnom Penh Post

Opposition leader Sam Rainsy has slammed the capital's newly inaugurated Win-Win Monument, claiming it represents Prime Minister Hun Sen's “treason”, ...

2 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen's Monument to Himself - The Diplomat

Hun Sen's Monument to Himself  The Diplomat

The Cambodian prime minister inaugurated a monument celebrating his own achievements.

31 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

'If you asked me 20 years ago, I would've laughed': Angelina Jolie hints at move into politics - The Sydney Morning Herald

'If you asked me 20 years ago, I would've laughed': Angelina Jolie hints at move into politics  The Sydney Morning Herald

Asked whether she was moving towards a political career, the 43-year-old said she would "go where I'm needed".

29 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM dedicates monument to his defeat of Khmer Rouge - The Seattle Times

Cambodian PM dedicates monument to his defeat of Khmer Rouge  The Seattle Times

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Long-serving Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday inaugurated a monument marking the 1998 end of the threat ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Why Trump’s exit from Syria is another lesson in trust for Asia - South China Morning Post

Why Trump’s exit from Syria is another lesson in trust for Asia  South China Morning Post

America has a history of broken promises in the region, so it's likely the Koreas, Japan and Taiwan are watching his abrupt withdrawal from the war-torn nation ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary - Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen 'win-win' legacy debated on Khmer Rouge fall anniversary  Aljazeera.com

Twenty years since collapse of ultra-communist movement, policy hailed by Cambodia PM for ending war back in spotlight.

27 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Tà Lơn landing-by-sea campaign – milestone in victory over Pol Pot regime - Viet Nam News

Tà Lơn landing-by-sea campaign – milestone in victory over Pol Pot regime  Viet Nam News

A ceremony was held in southern Kiên Giang Province to mark the 40th anniversary of the Ta Lon landing-by-sea campaign – a milestone in the victory against ...

27 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Facing the Future in Laos and the Cambodian Coast - The New York Times

Facing the Future in Laos and the Cambodian Coast  The New York Times

Our columnist, Jada Yuan, is visiting each destination on our 52 Places to Go in 2018 list. This dispatch brings her to Luang Prabang (no. 52 on the list), and the ...

26 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace - VOA News

Cambodia Ends Long-Running Debate as it Celebrates 20 Years of Peace  VOA News

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 | 2:00 am

Government responds to UN human rights concerns - The Phnom Penh Post

Government responds to UN human rights concerns  The Phnom Penh Post

Government officials on Monday hit back at UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) criticisms expressed ahead of the UN's Universal Periodic Review (UPR) ...

25 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Whatever happened to: Vietnam's forgotten veterans - Southeast Asia Globe

Whatever happened to: Vietnam's forgotten veterans  Southeast Asia Globe

On Christmas Day 40 years ago, 150,000 Vietnamese troops crossed the border into Cambodia and launched a bloody campaign to drive the murderous Khmer ...

25 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Opinion: Khmer Rouge Genocide of Notre Dame Cathedral in Cambodia  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Between April 1975 and January 1979, the Khmer Rouge destroyed significant numbers of Christian churches and many Christians were killed. Phnom Penh's ...

24 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's initiative for a 'sustainable' dictatorship - Asia Times

Cambodia's initiative for a 'sustainable' dictatorship  Asia Times

China's media recently reported that the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) would conduct a study into Cambodia's participation in the Belt and ...

24 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Music – a propaganda promoting the Khmer Rouge socialist identity - The Phnom Penh Post

Music – a propaganda promoting the Khmer Rouge socialist identity  The Phnom Penh Post

Shortly after their rise to power in April 1975, the Khmer Rouge sought to change the social identity of the Khmer people. Through forced relocation ...

24 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

California’s Cambodian immigrants fear more ICE raids on the horizon - The Mercury News

California’s Cambodian immigrants fear more ICE raids on the horizon  The Mercury News

It's only been a few days since an Omni Air flight carrying 36 deportees, rounded up and detained by ICE earlier this year, landed in Cambodia. But already ...

22 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian leader’s eldest son advances in succession stakes - Wichita Eagle

Cambodian leader’s eldest son advances in succession stakes  Wichita Eagle

The eldest son of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has joined the ruling party's inner circle, bolstering speculation he is being groomed to succeed to the ...

20 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

U.S. Deports The Latest Group Of Cambodian Immigrants - NPR

U.S. Deports The Latest Group Of Cambodian Immigrants  NPR

The latest group of Cambodian immigrants to be deported from the U.S. arrived in Phnom Penh on Wednesday. Steve Inskeep talks to attorney Melanie Kim ...

19 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Dueling Decisions at the Khmer Rouge Trials Could Mean a Suspect Avoids Justice - Just Security

Dueling Decisions at the Khmer Rouge Trials Could Mean a Suspect Avoids Justice  Just Security

Hot-on-the-heels of a landmark trial judgment in Case 2/2, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) (also known as the Khmer Rouge.

18 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Life After the Khmer Rouge - The Cambodia Daily

Life After the Khmer Rouge  The Cambodia Daily

Agence Kampuchea Presse yesterday posted what is believed to be a short series of previously unpublished photos of life after the Khmer Rouge. The only text ...

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge mistrial risk revealed: lawyer for Nuon Chea was unregistered - South China Morning Post

Khmer Rouge mistrial risk revealed: lawyer for Nuon Chea was unregistered  South China Morning Post

Victor Koppe is dismissed by a UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia after the bar association reports he was unregistered as a lawyer in the Netherlands in 2016.

15 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge tribunal / 'Astonishing failure' or 'justice for millions'? - Southeast Asia Globe

Khmer Rouge tribunal / 'Astonishing failure' or 'justice for millions'?  Southeast Asia Globe

The ECCC landed its first genocide conviction of high-level officers in the Pol Pot regime, but what is the tribunal's next move?

14 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Now ‘More Free’ Than Under Khmer Rouge: Hun Sen - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia Now ‘More Free’ Than Under Khmer Rouge: Hun Sen  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen kept the bar low in a statement marking the 70th anniversary of International Human Rights Day, asserting that under his ...

10 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

‘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 | 2:00 am

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide - The New York Times

What Lingers After Decades of Reporting on the Cambodian Genocide  The New York Times

I had seen trauma before, but never an entire traumatized nation. All the adults I met were survivors or former killers.

30 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

Decades after Khmer Rouge terror, some justice - Lowell Sun

Decades after Khmer Rouge terror, some justice  Lowell Sun

Bora Chiemruom was just 1 year old in 1975 when she and her family were forced into a Khmer Rouge camp in Cambodia, and her father killed.

26 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

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

Minister Says ‘No More Suspects’ to Be Tried for Khmer Rouge Crimes - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Minister Says ‘No More Suspects’ to Be Tried for Khmer Rouge Crimes  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Interior Minister Sar Kheng said Cambodia had agreed to only investigate crimes by the most senior Khmer Rouge leaders, which meant the work of the Khmer ...

21 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 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

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide - BBC News

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide  BBC News

For the first time, two leaders of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia have been convicted of genocide. His deputy Nuon Chea, 92, and head of state ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide - CNN

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide  CNN

A UN-backed court ruled that the Khmer Rouge committed genocide, a landmark verdict that is hoped will bring closure to millions of Cambodians.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Landmark Verdict Finds Two of Khmer Rouge's Surviving Leaders Guilty of Genocide - Smithsonian.com

Landmark Verdict Finds Two of Khmer Rouge's Surviving Leaders Guilty of Genocide  Smithsonian.com

In a landmark verdict, two leading figures of Cambodia's brutal Khmer Rouge regime have been found guilty of genocide. Ninety-two-year-old Nuon Chea, once ...

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

The Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences - KFVS

The Latest: Last Khmer Rouge leaders get life sentences  KFVS

The tribunal that found two former Khmer Rouge leaders guilty of genocide has sentenced them to life in prison.

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

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict - Nikkei Asian Review

After 40 years, Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leaders face genocide verdict  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- The Khmer Rouge tribunal will on Friday announce whether two surviving leaders of the Pol Pot regime are guilty of genocide -- a verdict.

15 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 2:00 am

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital - TimesLIVE

Convicted Khmer Rouge prison chief discharged from hospital  TimesLIVE

The former chief interrogator and torturer for Cambodia's Khmer Rouge has been discharged from hospital after a health scare that lasted weeks, an official told ...

13 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

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

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

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 | 2:00 am

Radar helps researchers probe Khmer Rouge-era mass graves - The Phnom Penh Post

Radar helps researchers probe Khmer Rouge-era mass graves  The Phnom Penh Post

A MAN walks gingerly over a small field in rural Cambodia, pushing a lawnmower-like contraption that deploys ground-penetrating radar to unearth clues of ...

7 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Experts combine technology and fieldwork to find mass graves from Khmer Rouge era - The Straits Times

Experts combine technology and fieldwork to find mass graves from Khmer Rouge era  The Straits Times

PREY VENG, CAMBODIA (AFP) - A man walks gingerly over a small field in rural Cambodia, pushing a lawnmower-like contraption that deploys ...

5 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

BBC World Service - Outlook, Telling My Dad's Khmer Rouge Story - BBC News

BBC World Service - Outlook, Telling My Dad's Khmer Rouge Story  BBC News

French-Cambodian filmmaker Neary Adeline Hay on uncovering her dad's past.

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 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 | 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

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

Hun Sen: The ex-Khmer Rouge soldier keeping his grip on Cambodia - FRANCE 24 English

Hun Sen: The ex-Khmer Rouge soldier keeping his grip on Cambodia  FRANCE 24 English

After 33 years of ruling Cambodia with an iron fist, Prime Minister Hun Sen – a former soldier in the Khmer Rouge – looks set to strengthen his grip on power in ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Surviving the Khmer Rouge: Author shares her experiences in memoir of life under brutal regime - Scottsbluff Star Herald

Surviving the Khmer Rouge: Author shares her experiences in memoir of life under brutal regime  Scottsbluff Star Herald

ALLIANCE — When Channy Chhi Laux was 13 years old, the Khmer Rouge came to power and changed her life forever.

27 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

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20 Jul 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