Duch had an obsessive eye for detail and kept his school-turned-jail meticulously organised. Photo: AFPDuch had an obsessive eye for detail and kept his school-turned-jail meticulously organised. Photo: AFP
Duch had an obsessive eye for detail and kept his school-turned-jail meticulously organised. Photo: AFP

Khmer Rouge prison commander Comrade Duch dies aged 77

  • Duch was the first member of the Cambodian Khmer Rouge leadership to face trial for his role within a regime blamed for at least 1.7 million deaths
  • In 2010, a UN tribunal found him guilty of mass murder, torture and crimes against humanity at Tuol Sleng prison

Topic |   Cambodia
Duch had an obsessive eye for detail and kept his school-turned-jail meticulously organised. Photo: AFPDuch had an obsessive eye for detail and kept his school-turned-jail meticulously organised. Photo: AFP
Duch had an obsessive eye for detail and kept his school-turned-jail meticulously organised. Photo: AFP
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