Relief after upholding Khmer Rouge life sentences

On November 23, 2016, the judges of the Khmer Rouge Tribunal announced to uphold the life long sentences for Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan. I was at the Tribunal to report on this historic decision.

Photo: ECCC / Sok Heng Nhet

“The victims of the Khmer Rouge regime heaved a sigh of relief after the life imprisonments of genocide masterminds Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan were upheld by Cambodia’s UN-backed tribunal.”

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