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Im Chaem, an alleged district secretary under the Khmer Rouge, is photographed at her residence in Oddar Meanchey in 2014.

Khmer Rouge tribunal sets date for hearing on Chaem’s dismissal

Publication date 14 November 2017 | 16:51 | ICT

A date has been set for a hearing on the international co-prosecutor’s appeal challenging the dismissal of charges against alleged Khmer Rouge leader Im Chaem, who was accused of crimes against humani

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  • Civil party Choeng Yang Chat sits before the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia during Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan yesterday in Phnom Penh.

    Victim recalls family’s murder in KRT testimony

    Publication date 08 December 2015 | 06:51 | ICT

    The lone survivor of the execution of a Vietnamese family recounted his experiences at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday as parties continued to probe the treatment of the ethnic minority under the Democratic Kampuchea regime.

  • Marriages, executions described at tribunal

    Publication date 04 December 2015 | 06:38 | ICT

    A civil party and a witness described the Khmer Rouge’s institution of forced marriages and the disappearances of ethnic Vietnamese, respectively, in testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday.

  • Prak Deun gives his testimony on the treatment of ethnic Vietnamese by the Khmer Rouge in front of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia yesterday on the outskirts of Phnom Penh.

    KRT witness tells of Vietnamese wife’s fate

    Publication date 03 December 2015 | 07:10 | ICT

    Civil party Prak Doeun described the segregation, deportation and at times murder of ethnic Vietnamese – including his own wife and children – at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday.

  • Members of the audience follow court proceedings at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia last month on the outskirts of the capital.

    KRT witness 'in the dark' on dam arrests

    Publication date 02 December 2015 | 06:41 | ICT

    Purges and alleged rifts between units at the Trapeang Thma dam were raised in testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday, as an anonymous witness was probed on the arrests of senior figures and civilians at the worksite in his

  • Witness ‘2-TCW-918’ (left) gives his testimony before the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia during Case 002/02 yesterday in Phnom Penh.

    Witness gives conflicting testimony at KRT

    Publication date 01 December 2015 | 06:31 | ICT

    Conflicting accounts of conditions at the Trapeang Thma dam worksite from a former mobile work unit “commander” testifying anonymously were heard at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday, as evidence hearings for Case 002/02 resumed af

  • Victor Koppe (front) and Nuon Chea (left) sit at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia earlier this year.

    Nuon Chea defender tells court he will not resign

    Publication date 30 November 2015 | 06:35 | ICT

    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.

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

    Publication date 06 November 2015 | 06:50 | ICT

    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

  • Witness recounts brutal execution of VN teenager

    Publication date 29 October 2015 | 06:36 | ICT

    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.

  • Court hears of VN massacre

    Publication date 28 October 2015 | 06:29 | ICT

    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

  • KRT questions witness in closed-door session

    Publication date 27 October 2015 | 06:18 | ICT

    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