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Khmer Rouge Veterans Seek Land Titles - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Khmer Rouge Veterans Seek Land Titles
VOA Khmer (English)
Meo was amputee in 1994 in a strong hold while he was a soldier fighting with Khmer Rouge. On Monday, March 30, 2009, Kaing Guek Eav, also known as "Duch" will go on trial for crimes against humanity. "Duch" was commander of the Toul Sleng prison ...

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13 Jan 2017 | 11:00 am

'He Took What He Wanted': The Women Forced into Marriage by the Khmer Rouge - Broadly


Broadly

'He Took What He Wanted': The Women Forced into Marriage by the Khmer Rouge
Broadly
The Khmer Rouge murdered nearly a quarter of the Cambodian population during its four-year reign of terror in the 70s, but not all scars were physical. Hundreds of thousands of men and women are believed to have been forced into arranged marriages by ...

12 Jan 2017 | 8:23 am

Evidence Stage Ends in Khmer Rouge Trial - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Evidence Stage Ends in Khmer Rouge Trial
The Cambodia Daily
After two years and more than 180 witnesses, civil parties and experts, evidentiary hearings in the second trial against Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan likely came to a close on Wednesday. And with significant doubts about the ...
Tribunal weighs Case 002/03The Phnom Penh Post

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11 Jan 2017 | 5:39 pm

Khmer Rouge tribunal's Case 002/02 concluded - Khmer Times


Khmer Rouge tribunal's Case 002/02 concluded
Khmer Times
The Khmer Rouge tribunal announced yesterday that the hearing in Case 002/02, involving two of the Khmer Rouge regime's most senior surviving leaders, had been completed with closing statements scheduled for June 5. The trial chamber set April 24 as ...

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11 Jan 2017 | 11:10 am

Among the ghosts of Cambodia's killing fields: on the set of Angelina Jolie's new film - The Guardian


The Guardian

Among the ghosts of Cambodia's killing fields: on the set of Angelina Jolie's new film
The Guardian
Sareum plays the part of Loung Ung, who was only five when the Khmer Rouge, as Cambodia's communist party was known, swept into the capital Phnom Penh in 1975. Over the next four years, they drove its population out into the countryside, executing all ...

11 Jan 2017 | 3:18 am

Cambodia: Long walk home recalled as Khmer Rouge fell - Anadolu Agency


Anadolu Agency

Cambodia: Long walk home recalled as Khmer Rouge fell
Anadolu Agency
“We were told that the Khmer Rouge village chiefs with black uniforms had left the village, and there was a rumor that if you got to the highway, you would see liberation army troops and they would take you home,” he told Anadolu Agency on Saturday ...
Cambodia marks fall of Khmer RougeGulf Times
A tribute to Vietnam's 'Buddha's army' that fought and died for CambodiansTuoitrenews (press release)

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7 Jan 2017 | 6:21 am

CPP celebrate 38th anniversary of Khmer Rouge defeat - Reuters


Reuters

CPP celebrate 38th anniversary of Khmer Rouge defeat
Reuters
Cambodia's ruling party celebrates 38th anniversary of victory over the Khmer Rouge regime. Rough cut (no reporter narration). △ Hide Transcript. ▷ View Transcript. ROUGH CUT. NO REPORTER NARRATION. Thousands of Cambodian People's Party ...

7 Jan 2017 | 6:01 am

Khmer Rouge papers to go online - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Khmer Rouge papers to go online
Khmer Times
The website will allow users to navigate through the trove of material belonging to DC-Cam, which claims it has the largest collection of Khmer Rouge regime documents in Southeast Asia, in various forms that include historic films and audio, rare ...

3 Jan 2017 | 11:05 am

Website to Provide Public Access to 1 Million Khmer Rouge Documents - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Website to Provide Public Access to 1 Million Khmer Rouge Documents
VOA Khmer (English)
The Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) is set to launch a new interactive multimedia website later this month hosting more than 1 million publicly accessible documents related to the Khmer Rouge regime. Pheng Pong-Rasy of DC-Cam's ...

2 Jan 2017 | 10:01 am

As Khmer Rouge guerrillas in the '70s, they took part in genocide. Now, as Christians, they ask for forgiveness - Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

As Khmer Rouge guerrillas in the '70s, they took part in genocide. Now, as Christians, they ask for forgiveness
Los Angeles Times
Consulting a Bible app on his smartphone, Norng Chhay pulled up his favorite passage from the book of Matthew. “'Do not judge others, and you will not be judged. For you will be treated as you treat others,'” the former Khmer Rouge soldier read aloud.
Cambodia Calls for Cancellation of $300m War-Time DebtVOA Khmer (English)

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26 Dec 2016 | 6:28 pm