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  1. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Khmer Rouge leaders to appeal life sentences handed down by UN-backed Cambodia court

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 11:43am

    ... leaders convicted on Thursday for crimes against humanity by Cambodia’s UN-backed war crimes tribunal will appeal the verdicts and life prison terms, their lawyers said. “We will appeal ... 83-year-old former regime head of state Khieu Samphan, said: “This is not justice... We will appeal the verdict and sentence.” The historic verdicts were announced against Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1568174/un-backed-tribunal-sentences-two-top-khmer-rouge-leaders-life-prison
  2. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Khmer Rouge leaders jailed for life for 'extermination' of millions

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 03:57am by AP

    ... human dignity". There was no visible reaction from either of the accused, both of whom have denied wrongdoing. The pair can appeal, but Nil Nonn told the court that "given the gravity ... "Even if they die many times over, it would not be enough," he added. Tribunal spokesman Lars Olsen called it "a historic day for both the Cambodian people and the court. The victims ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1568672/khmer-rouge-leaders-jailed-life-extermination-millions
  3. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodia's killing fields: the 'story' becomes history

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 02:50am by AFP

    ... UN-backed court found "Brother No 2" Nuon Chea, 88, and ex-head of state Khieu Samphan, 83, guilty of crimes against humanity, sentencing them to life in prison. Some students do ... they did," said Khun Monalisa, 18, a final-year student at Beltei International School in Phnom Penh. She has been following the case more closely than many young Cambodians- more than half ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1570843/cambodias-killing-fields-story-becomes-history
  4. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Jailed Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan denies being part of killing machine

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 04:26am by AFP

    ... alongside "Brother No2" Nuon Chea, 88, by Cambodia's UN-backed war crimes court. Lawyers for the pair- the most senior surviving ex-Khmer Rouge officials- say they will appeal. During ... at the court to hear the verdict. Khieu Pheatarak was among hundreds of thousands forced from their homes in the capital in 1975 by gun-toting cadres. "I will never forget the suffering ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1568600/jailes-khmer-rouge-head-state-khieu-samphan-denies-being-part-killing
  5. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodian opposition leader returns amid tension, urges end to deadlock

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 02:53pm by AFP

    ... Deputy opposition leader Kem Sokha has been summoned by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court for questioning this week in relation to the unrest. The UN's human rights office said on Friday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1556602/cambodian-opposition-leader-returns-amid-tension
  6. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Six Cambodian politicians charged with insurrection after clashes

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 01:33am by AP

    ... of parliament- appeared in court to be charged with leading an insurrection movement, incitement to commit a felony and instigation to commit acts of violence. At least three others not present were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1555522/six-cambodian-politicians-charged-insurrection-after-clashes
  7. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Lavish Phnom Penh procession to enshrine former Cambodian king Sihanouk

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:50pm by Agence France-Presse in Phnom Penh

    ... a mythological bird for his enshrinement. Thousands of people in mourning dress turned out to bid a final farewell to the revered ex-monarch, who died of a heart attack in Beijing in October 2012 aged ... the murderous Khmer Rouge regime and finally peace. Many elderly Cambodians credit him with overseeing a rare period of political stability in the 1950s and 1960s, following independence, until ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1551950/lavish-phnom-penh-procession-enshrine-former-cambodian-king-sihanouk
  8. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodian court frees tycoon Sergei Polonsky

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 11:05pm by AFP

    ... Investigators have accused the businessman of orchestrating the scam linked to the construction of a housing complex in 2007 and 2008. But Cambodia's Appeals Court said authorities could ... Agence france-Presse in Phnom Penh Cambodian court rules not to extradite real estate mogul linked to huge scam in Moscow Freed tycoon sought for alleged Russian scam A Cambodian court ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1404908/cambodian-court-frees-tycoon-sergei-polonsky
  9. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodia sentences French teenager to 25 years in prison for role in heroin-smuggling plot

    Posted May 28th 2014, 05:05pm

    ... International Airport after police found 2.2kg of heroin in Taylor’s luggage. The women were due to fly to Australia together. The Phnom Penh Municipal Court said that Savarino had been asked by her boyfriend to smuggle the heroin to Australia. Savarino was sentenced to 25 years in prison and Taylor to 23 years. Both women were ordered to pay US$12,500 fines. The court also sentenced Savarino’s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1520395/cambodia-sentences-french-teenager-25-years-prison-role-heroin-smuggling
  10. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodian factory workers, activists freed despite protest convictions

    Posted May 30th 2014, 10:40pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Phnom Penh Workers, activists freeddespite protest convictions A Cambodian court yesterday convicted almost two dozen factory workers and rights activists for instigating violence during protests that rocked the government earlier this year, but in a surprise move gave them suspended sentences and granted them freedom. The Phnom Penh Municipal Court ruled ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1522161/cambodian-factory-workers-activists-freed-despite-protest-convictions

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