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Voice on the street of Svay Rieng’s residents

Posted by khmernews on April 9, 2009

On 23-24 February 2009, the task force of the Open Forum of Cambodia (OFC) organized a voice on the street program to interview the Svay Rieng province people to share information of the Khmer Rouge trial process.

Voice on the street is an interview created to seek general point of views occurring to them under the Khmer Rouge regime and to link the Khmer Rouge trial process of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), also known as Khmer Rouge tribunal, established by the Royal Government of Cambodian and the United Nations. Read the rest of this entry »

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Duch Trials Started, Hope for Justice is on the Way

Posted by khmernews on April 9, 2009

By Oeung Jeudy,
CHRAC Program Officer
31 March 2009

Kaing Guek Eav, alias Duch, the former chief of S-21 is now facing the trials before the Trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), popularly known as the Khmer Rouge Tribunal. The ECCC was created under the Agreement made between the Royal Government of Cambodia and the United Nations to prosecute the senior leaders and the most responsible for the crimes committed during the period of the Democratic Kampuchea under the leadership of Pol Pot, known also as Salot Sar, from 17 April 1975 to 6 January 1979. Read the rest of this entry »

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