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(Dec 02, 2007) International media have reported the first public hearing of the Genocide Tribunal of Cambodia. It was a request for bail by Kang Kek Ieu, the former head of the Tuol Sleng prison in Phnom Penh. The tribunal is supported by the United Nations and has a mandate to try surviving Khmer Rouge leaders. Further trials of alleged former Khmer Rouge leaders are expected to be held in 2008. (First Hearing for Cambodia Court, BBC NEWS, Nov. 20, 2007, available at http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/em/-/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7102898.stm.)
|Author:||Lisa White More by this author|
|Topic:||Human rights More on this topic|
|Jurisdiction:||Cambodia More about this jurisdiction|
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Last updated: 12/02/2007