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Nuon Chea defender Victor Koppe, responding to a request by the Khmer Rouge tribunal’s Supreme Court Chamber, explained his absence from appeal heari

Khmer Rouge tribunal defendant Nuon Chea sits in court on the day the Case 002/01 verdict is read in 2014. A new report has alleged deep flaws in the case and the verdict itself.
Fri, 6 November 2015

Deep flaws in KRT’s Case 002/01: report

Just as parties prepare to resume the contentious appeal of the Khmer Rouge tribunal’s landmark guilty verdict in its Case 002/01 later this month, a new report by three leading research organisations has painted a damning portrait

Thu, 29 October 2015

Witness recounts brutal execution of VN teenager

Sien Sung, witness to an alleged 1978 massacre of ethnic Vietnamese at Wat Khsach pagoda in Siem Reap’s Chi Kraeng district, concluded his testimony yesterday, providing vivid details of the disembowelment of a girl he knew.

Wed, 28 October 2015

Court hears of VN massacre

The first testimony relating to charges of the alleged genocide of ethnic Vietnamese were heard yesterday at the Khmer Rouge tribunal, with witness Sien Sung telling the court of atrocities he witnessed in Siem Reap’s Chi Kraeng dis

Tue, 27 October 2015

KRT questions witness in closed-door session

The Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday resumed trial hearings following a Pchum Ben break with closed-chamber witness testimony in the current Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, who stand accused of genocide and crimes aga

Thu, 8 October 2015

Schedule debated at KR tribunal

Parties at the Khmer Rouge tribunal sought to hammer out disputes over scheduling yesterday, after the Supreme Court Chamber announced dates for hearings in the Case 002/01 appeal.

Wed, 7 October 2015

Cadre denies targeting Cham

Under cross-examination by the defence, former district cadre Ban Seak told the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday that he had no knowledge of any targeted persecution of the Cham ethnic minority, whose alleged genocide at the hands of

Tue, 6 October 2015

Nuon Chea issued policy: witness

A former sector and district cadre in Kroch Chmmar implicated defendant Nuon Chea in the purges of cadres and ethnic Vietnamese in present-day Kampong Cham and Tbong Khmum provinces in his testimony before the Khmer Rouge tribunal y

Sot Sophal stands before the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia yesterday before giving his testimony in Case 002/02. ECCC
Thu, 1 October 2015

Escapee describes dam site

Witness Sot Sophal recounted executions and torture at the Trapeang Thma dam worksite yesterday at the Khmer Rouge tribunal.

Wed, 30 September 2015

Witnesses tell of Cham uprising, dam worksite

Cvil party No Sates finished her testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday, telling the court of the aftermath of a crushed Cham rebellion in 1975.