The Khmer Rouge regime was not only the darkest age in Cambodia’s history but also a hellish chapter for all Cambodian families who did not flee the country before it fell into the hands of the ultra-Maoist group.
In Cambodia, a country overshadowed by an era of ruthless killing by the ultra-Maoist Khmer Rouge, sandals represents the symbol of great power held by the Democratic Kampuchea cadres and a flood of painful memories for ordinary Cambodians.
Judges prompting Meas Muth case should be transferred to the Pre-trial Chamber.
Prime Minister Hun Sen says that a brother-in-law of former Democratic Kampuchea Defence Minister Son Sen caused rifts among the Khmer Rouge movement leadership, leading Pot Pol to kill his long-time commander in the movement’s last stronghold.
The government yesterday marked the annual Day of Remembrance, commemorating the victims of the murderous Khmer Rouge regime.