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Sniping Plagues Office of Co-Investigating Judges, Again

The rocky relationship between the Khmer Rouge tribunal's Cambodian investigating judge and his new international counterpart continued to publicly unravel yesterday, with both men...

Gov’t, UN at Deadlock Over Tribunal Judge

Reserve investigating judge says situation has paralyzed office The government still has no plans to convene a meeting of the Supreme Council of the Magistra­cy...

Ieng Thirith Will Not Be Released

Khmer Rouge minister to remain in custody pending treatment Former Khmer Rouge Social Action Minister Ieng Thirith will not taste freedom for at least six...

Meddling Suit Against Hun Sen Dismissed

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has thrown out a lawsuit filed in October by lawyers for Khmer Rouge ideologue Nuon Chea against Prime Minister...

Arrival of New Judge Marked By Infighting

Just an hour after the Khmer Rouge tribunal’s new Swiss co-investigating judge announced yesterday that he had arrived in Phnom Penh to take up...

Nuon Chea Once Again Lays Blame on Vietnamese

In several hours of testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday, Pol Pot's second-in-command Nuon Chea laid out his own version of history in...

Nuon Chea Again Blames Vietnamese

In several hours of testimony at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday, Pol Pot’s second-in-command, Nuon Chea, laid out his own version of history in...

Khieu Samphan Takes Center Stage at Tribunal

Pol Pot’s former head of state, Khieu Samphan, delivered a sharp scolding to co-prosecutors at the Khmer Rouge tribunal yesterday, accusing them of spinning...

On First Day of Trial, KR Atrocities Recounted

As the Khmer Rouge tribunal began substantive hearings yesterday in its case against three senior Pol Pot regime leaders, prosecutors told the court that...

Uncertainty Cast Over Suspects’ Rights at Khmer Rouge Tribunal

Concerns are mounting over serious violations of suspects' rights in the Khmer Rouge tribunal's government-opposed cases 003 and 004, which could jeopardize the success...

Uncertainty Cast Over Suspects’ Rights at KR Tribunal

Five suspects in cases 003, 004 have still not been informed of charges against them or rights to lawyers Concerns are mounting over serious violations...

Release Ieng Thirith, KRT Judges Say

Ieng Thirith, the dementia-afflicted former Social Action Minister during the Pol Pot re­gime, has been declared unfit for trial and will be released from...

KR Tribunal Defenders Allege Ex Parte Meetings

The Khmer Rouge tribunal's top UN administrator has been quietly holding regular meetings since April with the court's international co-prosecutor and a Trial Chamber...

KRT Defense Alleges Ex Parte Meetings

Prosecutor, administrator say only organizational matters discussed The Khmer Rouge tribunal’s top UN administrator has been quietly holding regular meetings since April with the court’s...

KRT Judges List Failings of Blunk, Bunleng

Co-investigating judges accused of serious professional lapses tribunal’s cases 003 and 004, which are opposed Co-investigating judges at the Khmer Rouge tribunal badly mishandled a politically...

Nuon Chea Lawyers Sue Hun Sen, 10 Others

Lawyers for Brother Number Two Nuon Chea yesterday sued Prime Minister Hun Sen and 10 other senior government and CPP officials, accusing them of...

Rice Wine Poisoning Leaves a Village Reeling

Krakor district, Pursat province - In remote Mat Prey village, rice wine serves nearly every imaginable purpose. Villagers use the brew to commune with...

No Pressure On Tribunal, Gov’t Insists

Investigations in cases 003, 004 have focused on personal jurisdiction, judge says The government has fired back against a slew of recent accusations that its...

Fallout From Blunk’s Resignation Continues

Nuon Chea calls for investigation; rights groups want UN to act Just hours after the Khmer Rouge tribunal’s German investigating judge shocked observers by quitting...

Political Interference Takes Toll at KR Tribunal

Without full UN investigation, credibility of the court in tatters In 2002, former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan pulled out of talks to form the Khmer...