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Khmer Rouge 'First Lady' Ieng Thirith dies

Ieng Thirith, the sister-in-law of Cambodian dictator Pol Pot, has died, nearly five years after being indicted for genocide and crimes against

Ieng Thirith, the sister-in-law of Cambodian dictator Pol Pot, has died, nearly five years after being indicted for genocide and crimes against

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Cambodia: 40th anniversary of the fall of Phnom Penh

In Cambodia, opposition leader Sam Rainsy leads prayers on the 40th anniversary of the fall of Phnom Penh to the Khmer Rouge. #Cambodge : 40e

In Cambodia, opposition leader Sam Rainsy leads prayers on the 40th anniversary of the fall of Phnom Penh to the Khmer Rouge. #Cambodge : 40e

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Top Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty

Two top Khmer Rouge leaders have been jailed for life after being convicted by Cambodia’s UN-backed tribunal of crimes against humanity. Nuon Chea

Two top Khmer Rouge leaders have been jailed for life after being convicted by Cambodia’s UN-backed tribunal of crimes against humanity. Nuon Chea

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Cannes award for Rithy Panh film on life under Khmer Rouge

The Cambodian-French filmmaker director Rithy Panh has been awarded the prize for emerging directors at the Cannes Film Festival for his latest

The Cambodian-French filmmaker director Rithy Panh has been awarded the prize for emerging directors at the Cannes Film Festival for his latest

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Cambodians mark Anger Day

At the Choeun Ek memorial site, Cambodians marked Anger Day on May 20 – with re-enactments of Khmer Rouge torture and executions. Choeun Ek, from

At the Choeun Ek memorial site, Cambodians marked Anger Day on May 20 – with re-enactments of Khmer Rouge torture and executions. Choeun Ek, from

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Cambodians mark 'Day of Anger'

Cambodians marked Anger Day on Monday, an annual commemoration of the estimated 1.7 million victims of the Khmer Rouge’s genocidal regime. Survivors

Cambodians marked Anger Day on Monday, an annual commemoration of the estimated 1.7 million victims of the Khmer Rouge’s genocidal regime. Survivors

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Cambodian woman devotes life to healing war scars

Euronews went to Battambang province to meet Davy Tith.   This former teacher and translator has devoted most of her life to the victims of Pol

Euronews went to Battambang province to meet Davy Tith.   This former teacher and translator has devoted most of her life to the victims of Pol

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Former Khmer Rouge soldier faces up to past

Welcome to Kampong Thom, cradle of Pol Pot, the infamous Khmer Rouge leader.   We are here to meet Chin Meth, on her journey through

Welcome to Kampong Thom, cradle of Pol Pot, the infamous Khmer Rouge leader.   We are here to meet Chin Meth, on her journey through

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Fighting the war's inheritance in Cambodia

This month, Women and War is in Cambodia to meet Meth, Davy, and Somaly. In a country where the proverb is: women are like cotton, they still fight

This month, Women and War is in Cambodia to meet Meth, Davy, and Somaly. In a country where the proverb is: women are like cotton, they still fight

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Khmer Rouge First Lady set free

The most senior female figure of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime has been set free by the country’s war crimes tribunal. 80-year-old Ieng Thirith

The most senior female figure of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime has been set free by the country’s war crimes tribunal. 80-year-old Ieng Thirith

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UN court hands life term to Khmer Rouge jailer

A UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia on Friday rejected an appeal by Khmer Rouge prison chief Duch, ruling that he must spend the rest of his life in

A UN-backed tribunal in Cambodia on Friday rejected an appeal by Khmer Rouge prison chief Duch, ruling that he must spend the rest of his life in

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Khmer Rouge trial opens in Cambodia

The three most senior surviving leaders of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge have gone on trial at a UN-backed tribunal. Nearly two million people died under

The three most senior surviving leaders of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge have gone on trial at a UN-backed tribunal. Nearly two million people died under

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Khmer Rouge 'core' goes on trial

Now frail and elderly pensioners, they nonetheless stand accused of being privy to the decisions taken by the regime of the Khmer Rouge. They are

Now frail and elderly pensioners, they nonetheless stand accused of being privy to the decisions taken by the regime of the Khmer Rouge. They are

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Khmer Rouge leaders leave court citing ill health

Senior surviving members of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime have shown little sign of co-operating at their trial which has started in Phnom

Senior surviving members of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime have shown little sign of co-operating at their trial which has started in Phnom

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Cambodians' angst bound in warcrimes trial

The war crimes trial in Phnom Penh comes three decades after one of history’s bloodiest upheavals. Human rights activists say they hope for some sort

The war crimes trial in Phnom Penh comes three decades after one of history’s bloodiest upheavals. Human rights activists say they hope for some sort

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Cambodia's Khmer Rouge four on trial

The UN-backed trial of the top surviving members of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime has finally got under way in Phnom Penh. The four defendants

The UN-backed trial of the top surviving members of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime has finally got under way in Phnom Penh. The four defendants

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Time is of the essence in Khmer Rouge genocide trial

The UN-backed genocide tribunal in Cambodia has formally indicted the four surviving leaders of the infamous Khmer Rouge regime. Brother Number

The UN-backed genocide tribunal in Cambodia has formally indicted the four surviving leaders of the infamous Khmer Rouge regime. Brother Number

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Prayers at Khmer Rouge jail before court verdict

A special Buddhist ceremony has been held at a notorious former Khmer Rouge prison in Phnom Penh, on the eve of a court verdict in the trial of the

A special Buddhist ceremony has been held at a notorious former Khmer Rouge prison in Phnom Penh, on the eve of a court verdict in the trial of the

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Cambodia: Khmer Rouge regime remembrance

Cambodians gather to remember those who died during the reign of terror of Pol Pot and his Khmer Rouge regime.

Cambodians gather to remember those who died during the reign of terror of Pol Pot and his Khmer Rouge regime.

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The Khmer Rouge: uniquely wicked, rarely punished

From 1975 to 1979 the Khmer Rouge imposed a reign of terror in Cambodia, murdering intellectuals, re-educating urban populations through forced

From 1975 to 1979 the Khmer Rouge imposed a reign of terror in Cambodia, murdering intellectuals, re-educating urban populations through forced

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Duch trial approaches end

The closing arguments have begun in the trial of the former prison chief of Cambodia’s notorious S-21 prison during the rule of Pol Pot. Better

The closing arguments have begun in the trial of the former prison chief of Cambodia’s notorious S-21 prison during the rule of Pol Pot. Better