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  1. Watchful world ensures despots no longer above the law

    Posted Jul 30th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Britain's Prime Minister Tony Blair and his government of war crimes in Iraq. Arrangements are being finalised in Cambodia for the start later this year of trials of senior Khmer Rouge leaders ... of the international community for justice is a far cry from previous decades, when regimes committed crimes on their own people with scant external comment. The victims of the Khmer Rouge's brutal ...

  2. Kumaratunga gambles on alliance with husband's suspected killers

    Posted Feb 16th 2004, 12:00am by Mark Williams

    ... a workers' takeover, Khmer Rouge-style. Death squads roamed the country, targeting the families of army officers. Faced with widespread terror, the military was given a free hand and rapidly hunted ...

  3. In cold blood

    Posted Oct 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Vincent Macisaac

    ... the Khmer Rouge. Either you support the CPP or you are an enemy of the state. Killing opposition members is acceptable,' he said. Son Chhay and Chan Soveth said they feared that the FBI ... the casino owners,' he wrote under one of his numerous pseudonyms, Srey Ka, in the June 28-29 weekend edition of the daily Khmer Conscience, which is affiliated with the opposition Sam Rainsy ...

  4. Call yourself a dictator?

    Posted Dec 20th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... 20 million of his own people through starvation and genocide- and the world did nothing. Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot ordered the killing of 1.7 million Cambodians and still died a free man ...

  5. Noam truths

    Posted Dec 27th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Naparstek

    ... intellectuals help legitimise its atrocities. After Cambodia fell to the Khmer Rouge in 1975, his hatred of American foreign policy led him to write sympathetically about Pol Pot. In 1978, Chomsky ... by US attacks. Nowadays, Chomsky is more tactful. His writings on the Khmer regime had a specific context, he insists- contrasting the Western media's treatment of crimes committed ...

  6. A flash of steel and the velvet glove from Vietnam

    Posted Jul 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Cambodia, which drove the China-backed Khmer Rouge from power. The punitive action may have only lasted a month but was exceptionally bloody, involving tens of thousands of PLA casualties. Ties were ...

  7. Film

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff

    ... and Chao Lei. In Mandarin with Chinese and English subtitles. Aug 22, 7pm, Sept 19, 5pm, Film Archive. Rouge Stanley Kwan Kam-pang's supernatural drama about a beautiful ghost (Anita Mui ...

  8. The Planner

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Edited by Yvonne Teh Exhibitions Forever Until Now Fourteen Cambodian artists from three generations, including Svay Ken, Vann Nath and Duong Saree, explore the human condition from the perspective of contemporary Khmer culture using paintings, sculpture, film and photography. Today, noon-5pm, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery Art Projects, Unit 603-605, 6/F Chai Wan Industrial City Phase 1, ...



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