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Hundreds of Cambodians packed a courtroom in Phnom Penh on Monday as three top Khmer Rouge leaders went on trial for their role during the bloody four-year regime in the mid-1970s.

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A timeline of the Khmer Rouge regime and its aftermathupdated: Mon Jul 26 2010 07:22:00

At least 1.7 million people -- nearly a quarter of Cambodia's population -- died under the 1975-1979 Khmer Rouge from execution, disease, starvation and overwork, according to the Documentation Center of Cambodia.

Victims of Khmer Rouge speak outupdated: Mon Jul 26 2010 07:22:00

At Cambodia's genocide court, a New Zealander confronts the man who ran the torture prison where his brother was killed.

Closing arguments in Khmer Rouge trialupdated: Mon Nov 23 2009 08:13:00

A U.N.-backed Cambodian court started closing arguments Monday in the trial of a former Khmer Rouge prison chief accused of killing thousands of people three decades ago.

Cambodia confronts its past with war crimes tribunalupdated: Thu Apr 30 2009 05:39:00

Cambodia is a country that throws up the most staggering barbed facts that catch the mind and should stick inconveniently in our conscience.

Survivor recalls horrors of Cambodia genocideupdated: Thu Apr 02 2009 22:32:00

A recently disclosed memo gave U.S. interrogators the ability to use harsh methods -- what many call "torture" -- to extract information from terrorist suspects after 9/11. Around the world, critics saw it as another blow to American prestige and moral authority.

Inmate describes tortureupdated: Thu Apr 02 2009 22:32:00

CNN's Christiane Amanpour tours Tuol Sleng Prison in Cambodia with a former inmate who describes what he endured.

Khmer Rouge prison chief Duch goes on trial in Cambodiaupdated: Mon Mar 30 2009 19:57:00

Kaing Guek Eav is an elderly former math teacher and a born-again Christian.

They killed their neighbors: genocide's foot soldiersupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:36:00

Adolf Hitler, Pol Pot, Slobodan Milosevic. They are household names, infamous for masterminding genocide. But who were the foot soldiers who did the dirty work?

Saving children from Cambodia's trash heapupdated: Thu Oct 09 2008 08:07:00

Walking down a street in Cambodia's capital city, Phymean Noun finished her lunch and tossed her chicken bones into the trash. Seconds later, she watched in horror as several children fought to reclaim her discarded food.

CNN Heroes: Phymean Nounupdated: Thu Oct 09 2008 08:07:00

Phymean Noun offers children who work in Phnom Penh's trash dump a way out through free schooling and job training.

U.N. chief calls for justice in Cambodiaupdated: Wed Apr 16 2008 04:19:00

On the tenth anniversary of Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot's death, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appealed Tuesday for the senior leaders of the regime to be brought to justice.

Time.com: Long-Delayed Justice in Cambodiaupdated: Wed Nov 21 2007 10:00:00

Hundreds of Cambodians turn out to see the first public hearing for a former official of the brutal Khmer Rouge regime

Arrest talk on ex-Khmer Rouge PMupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 04:42:00

Former Khmer Rouge Prime Minister Khieu Samphan arrived in the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh, Wednesday morning and was quickly taken to a local hospital for medical treatment.

Time.com: The End of Cambodia's Family Affairupdated: Tue Nov 13 2007 09:00:00

Ieng Sary and his wife, Ieng Thirith, were in-laws to Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot and members of his inner circle. Now they're facing charges before Cambodia's genocide tribunal

Police arrest Khmer Rouge suspectsupdated: Mon Nov 12 2007 03:38:00

Ieng Sary, the foreign minister of the Khmer Rouge regime that ruled Cambodia in the late 1970s, and his wife were arrested by a U.N.-backed genocide tribunal Monday, court officials announced.

Time.com: Cambodia Arrests Brother No. 2 updated: Wed Sep 19 2007 11:00:00

With the detention of Pol Pot's former deputy, Cambodia comes closer to justice for the victims of the Khmer Rouge

Cambodia crowns new kingupdated: Fri Oct 29 2004 00:25:00

Cambodia is crowning its first new king in decades, amid an array of official celebrations.

French lawyer says he will defend Saddamupdated: Sun Mar 28 2004 10:20:00

A French attorney who has represented other notorious figures said Sunday that he will defend ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein in any future trial.

Fortune: Cold Noir in a Hot Climateupdated: Mon May 29 2000 00:01:00

Robert Bingham's Lightning on the Sun (Doubleday) is quite literally a novel in search of a screenplay--a Miramax manuscript is at the center of the plot. The setting: Cambodia before the death of ...

Fortune: STANLEY BINGupdated: Mon Aug 04 1997 00:01:00

I'm always amazed at the things business people do to improve themselves. Every year we're pretty much required to buy a fat tome chock-full of anecdotes to scare and inform us about the newest str...

Fortune: WILD THENG TALKING SHOP WITH A CAMBODIAN TYCOONupdated: Mon Jul 21 1997 00:01:00

When Royal Air Cambodge charged Cambodian tycoon Theng Bunma $600 for excess baggage earlier this year, he borrowed a pistol from one of his bodyguards and shot out the tire of the Boeing 737 from ...

Fortune: Economic sanctions' discouraging recordupdated: Mon Oct 13 1986 00:01:00

Do economic sanctions work? Not against South Africa, says President Reagan, so he will probably veto a bill Congress has sent him that would impose sanctions -- mainly bans on certain imports and ...

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