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Khmer Rouge map app launched

Publication date 05 February 2019 | 10:50 | ICT

The department of Media and Communication (DMC) at the Royal University of Phnom Penh has launched a mobile app and website – Mapping Memories Cambodia (MMC) – to help the public, especially young people, learn about the important



  • ECCC appoints new Chea defence lawyer

    Publication date 25 January 2019 | 08:22 | ICT

    The Defence Support Section of the UN-backed Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) has appointed Doreen Chen as an international co-defence lawyer for top Khmer Rouge leader Nuon Chea, replacing Victor Koppe whose

  • Khmer Rouge victims’ bones to be preserved

    Publication date 11 January 2019 | 08:46 | ICT

    A ministry of Culture and Fine Arts official said bones excavated from Khmer Rouge killing fields will be listed as conservation items for the next generation to learn from.

  • Students witness KR history

    Publication date 02 January 2019 | 09:59 | ICT

    Seventeen first-year Phnom Penh law students witnessed history recently as the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) became the first international tribunal to rule that the atrocities committed under the Khmer Rou

  • FUNSK anniversary honoured

    Publication date 03 December 2018 | 09:12 | ICT

    A performance depicting the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge regime was held on December 2, marking the 40th anniversary of the founding of the Kampuchean United Front for National Salvation, which was known by its French acronym FUNSK

  • Judges split as to whether KR navy chief should stand trial

    Publication date 29 November 2018 | 08:48 | ICT

    The National and International Co-investigating Judges of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) was divided on Wednesday as to whether Meas Muth, a former Khmer Rouge naval commander, should have the charges ag

  • ‘No more Khmer Rouge leaders left to stand trial’

    Publication date 19 November 2018 | 08:02 | ICT

    Friday's verdict in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan has been hailed as “historic” for “Cambodia and all humanity”, while Minister of Interior Sar Kheng said no further cases of its kind would be b

  • ‘Historic’ Khmer Rouge tribunal Case 002/2 verdict to be delivered

    Publication date 16 November 2018 | 08:14 | ICT

    The Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) are to deliver the verdict on Friday, in the trial of former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, in a pronouncement hailed as a “historic event for Cambodia an

  • Former KR prison chief ‘Duch’ back in jail

    Publication date 14 November 2018 | 09:30 | ICT

    The Khmer Rouge’s Tuol Sleng prison chief Kaing Guek Eav, better known as Duch, was discharged from hospital on Monday and is back at the Kandal provincial prison.

  • Radar helps researchers probe Khmer Rouge-era mass graves

    Publication date 07 November 2018 | 11:54 | ICT

    A MAN walks gingerly over a small field in rural Cambodia, pushing a lawnmower-like contraption that deploys ground-penetrating radar to unearth clues of mass graves.

  • Former S-21 figure to found political party

    Publication date 05 November 2018 | 09:22 | ICT

    Former Khmer Rouge photographer at Tuol Sleng detention centre – also known as S-21, Nhem En, is to form another political party after the first one failed.