Khmer Rouge

Type: Organization
Name: Khmer Rouge
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Funeral held for victims of Lowell fire

LOWELL, Mass. (WHDH) -A family killed in a devastating apartment fire in Lowell last week was laid to rest Saturday.Family, friends and the community came out to pay their final respects to five of the seven victims at the Glory Buddhist Temple. Torn ... [Published WHDH-TV - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Long wait over for rookie MPs

As the nation yesterday celebrated the end of a nearly year-long political deadlock, Rotana Pin, a first-time lawmaker elected under the Cambodia National Rescue Party umbrella, was quietly relishing his party’s chance to finally push back against months ... [Published Phnom Penh Post - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Cambodian Space Project: Whisky Cambodia

Label: Metal Postcard Release Date: 30/07/2014by JON CLARKJuly 23rd, 2014FOLLOW JON CLARK FOLLOW CAMBODIAN SPACE PROJECTWhen the Khmer Rouge regime systematically murdered artists, intellectuals and professionals in their attempt to transform Cambodia ... [Published Khmerization - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Inside the famous Phnom Penh cinema that has become a living nightmare

_ Squatters in the former Hemakcheat cinema in downtown Phnom Penh. Photograph: Yves Gellie/Gamma-Rapho via In early summer, as the rainy season approaches Phnom Penh, the faintest wind shakes Meas Sopheap’s home – a creaky shelter in the once-grand ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

A lesson for America from MH17: Don't arm the Syrian rebels

The story of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 is notable for its jaw-dropping stupidity. As best as anyone can tell, the plane was probably shot down by pro-Russian separatists who are , except Vladimir Putin has armed them to the eyeballs with top-of-the-line ... [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Surviving Year Zero - a personal story

Australia's former foreign minister Gareth Evans described it as a "harrowing, compelling and ultimately inspiring story of human survival. " Surviving Year Zero is a book by someone who survived the brutal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, between 1975 ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Cambodia oppn ends boycott of parliament

Cambodia's main opposition party has struck a deal with strongman premier Hun Sen to end its year-long boycott of parliament triggered by a disputed election.The Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) said on Tuesday it had agreed to break the deadlock ... [Published MSN New Zealand - Jul 22 2014]
Entities: Hun Sen, Cambodia, Boycott
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

'You Will Survive': Reflections on Surviving the Killing Fields in Cambodia and the Power of Education

After surviving the Cambodian Genocide orchestrated by Pol Pot, leader of the Khmer Rouge regime from 1975-1979, Ponheary Ly returned to Siem Reap, Cambodia with what was left of her family. They had lost everything, including her father, an educator. ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Vuong-Sak family is laid to rest

LOWELL -- The five members of the Vuong-Sak family who died in the July 10 fire in a Branch Street apartment building were laid to rest Saturday after a community service that drew Cambodians from far beyond Lowell to pay respects.Even those who didn't ... [Published The Valley Dispatch - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Cambodia refugee 'solution' full of risk

Rally in support of refugees, Melbourne. Photo: Tony IltisThe Australian government's efforts to pressure Cambodia to take refugees from Christmas Island is fraught with risks, experts told a forum organised by the Refugee Action Coalition (RAC) on July ... [Published Green Left Weekly - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 3 reports

Royal procession to enshrine late Cambodian king

A royal procession transporting the remains of late Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk marches en route to the Royal Palace during a ceremony in Phnom Penh, July 11, 2014. — Reuters pic PHNOM PENH, July 11 — Cambodians lined the streets of Phnom Penh today ... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 3 reports

Memorial to be ‘Symbolic Compensation’ for Khmer Rouge Victims

PHNOM PENH — Officials from Cambodia's Ministry of Culture and the U.N.-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal on Thursday signed an agreement to build a memorial stupa for victims of the regime at a former torture center in Phnom Penh. The Buddhist memorial will ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 10 2014]

Quotes

"Our Khmer movies seem slower, kind of romantic, not as fast as other overseas films. I like to watch movies that are fast-paced, more science-fiction, so American films are my favourite" moviegoer Khuong Dara said
"We were together. And now we're not. Asked you for nothin'. That's what I got." --"Goodbye Girl," Teenage Fanclub
"The monks were chanting and in my sense, I was thinking that they were telling the spirits that it was okay that you can go now, that it's safe, that we're here for you, and the families are here to support you and stuff" said Sovanna Pouv of the Cambodian Mutual Assistance Association
"I have directed the attorney general to study this matter to ensure any action that will be taken by Malaysia is in line with international law, " Mr. Najib told Parliament Wednesday in a special meeting on Flight 17, which crashed July 15...

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Funeral held for victims of Lowell fire [Published WHDH-TV - Jul 24 2014]
Cambodian Space Project: Whisky Cambodia [Published Khmerization - Jul 23 2014]
MALAYSIAN AIRLINE SYSTEM BERHAD : Malaysia Sett... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 23 2014]
A lesson for America from MH17: Don't arm the S... [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
Inside the famous Phnom Penh cinema that has be... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
Surviving Year Zero - a personal story [Published ABC Radio Australia - Jul 23 2014]
Jail time cut for pensioner who worked for his ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 23 2014]
Long wait over for rookie MPs [Published Phnom Penh Post - Jul 22 2014]
'You Will Survive': Reflections on Surviving th... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 22 2014]
Cambodian political rivals reach deal to end de... [Published Deutsche Welle - Jul 22 2014]
Vietnam in the Shadow of China [Published Asia Sentinel - Jul 22 2014]
Cambodia oppn ends boycott of parliament [Published MSN New Zealand - Jul 22 2014]
A bitter reality – homeless children may end up... [Published Malta Independent Daily - Jul 22 2014]
A freedom fighter's vision for reconciliation a... [Published Mizzima News - Jul 20 2014]
Five Lowell fire victims laid to rest [Published Sentinel And Enterprise - Jul 20 2014]
Late Night: Some Words About “Star Wars” [Published Firedoglake - Jul 20 2014]
OIC delegation visits Cambodia [Published Arab News - Jul 19 2014]
Vuong-Sak family is laid to rest [Published The Valley Dispatch - Jul 19 2014]
Cambodia refugee 'solution' full of risk [Published Green Left Weekly - Jul 19 2014]
Champion weightlifters Vannara and Socheata Be ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Jul 18 2014]
Neil Durkin: Isis - Time Bandits [Published Huffington Post UK - Jul 18 2014]
ECCC: National Component Needs Some More US$2.1... [Published Agence Kampuchea Presse - Jul 18 2014]
This #17July, Invest in International Criminal ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 17 2014]
The Words That Maketh Murder (Review) [Published Pop Matters - Jul 17 2014]
Wearing the Niqab? It's not as though they are ... [Published TheInformationDaily.com - Jul 17 2014]
How Michael Deeds and Chris Delance From Long B... [Published Orange County Weekly - Jul 17 2014]
Impasse in Iraq [Published Workers Liberty - Jul 17 2014]
Mass Atrocity Monday, 7/14/2014 [Published wronging rights - Jul 16 2014]
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Cambodian Space Project: Whisky Cambodia [Published Khmerization - Jul 23 2014]
Label: Metal Postcard Release Date: 30/07/2014by JON CLARKJuly 23rd, 2014FOLLOW JON CLARK FOLLOW CAMBODIAN SPACE PROJECTWhen the Khmer Rouge regime systematically murdered artists, intellectuals and professionals in their attempt to transform Cambodia ...
Late Night: Some Words About “Star Wars” [Published Firedoglake - Jul 20 2014]
I’m writing this short piece more or less as a commentary on the various news releases now issued in advance of “Star Wars Episode VII ,” the forthcoming Star Wars motion picture. Watching “Star Wars” movies makes me want to imagine an alternative ...
Mass Atrocity Monday, 7/14/2014 [Published wronging rights - Jul 16 2014]
Pop quiz time. To what internationally unlawful act did the phrase “crime of crimes” originally refer? Hint: It’s not genocide. Did you guess genocide anyway? That’s understandable. In mainstream media, human rights advocacy, and even some legal scholarship, ...
World: Broadcasting Justice: Media Outreach at ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Source: East-West CenterCountry: Cambodia, World Asia Pacific Issues Analysis from the East-West CenterNo. 115July 2014 by Christoph Sperfeldt Summary Increasingly, individuals who have perpetrated mass atrocities are being held to account in ...
Cambodia: Broadcasting Justice: Media Outreach ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 16 2014]
Source: East-West CenterCountry: Cambodia Asia Pacific Issues Analysis from the East-West CenterNo. 115July 2014 by Christoph Sperfeldt Summary Increasingly, individuals who have perpetrated mass atrocities are being held to account in criminal ...
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Cambodia marks "Day of Hatred" [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 21 2014]
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