Grant to save S-21 victims’ clothes

Publication date 16 January 2020 | 22:08 | ICT

US ambassador to Cambodia Patrick Murphy and Minister of Culture and Fine Arts Phoeurng Sackona on Thursday signed an agreement granting $75,000 in funds to preserve textiles belonging to the victims who perished at S-21, the notorious



  • DC-Cam publishes book on genocide

    Publication date 28 August 2019 | 23:09 | ICT

    The Documentation Centre of Cambodia (DC-Cam) has published a book on historic incidents of genocide and mass murder and expressed its desire to see it included in the Cambodian school curriculum.

  • Koica, Unesco to hold genocide event

    Publication date 27 August 2019 | 22:00 | ICT

    A three-day international conference organized by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (Koica) and the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) with Cambodian Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts (MCFA), and

  • Khmer Rouge teacher training offices approved in Prey Veng

    Publication date 20 August 2019 | 22:07 | ICT

    The Ministry of Education Youth and Sport has approved a request from the Documentation Centre of Cambodia (DC-Cam) to set up a research office and library in the Prey Veng provincial teacher training centre.

  • Chea is ‘legally innocent’

    Publication date 14 August 2019 | 22:41 | ICT

    The defense lawyer for the late Khmer Rouge Brother Number Two Nuon Chea claimed on Wednesday that his death rendered him “legally innocent”.

  • Brother No2 Chea cremated after low-key funeral in Pailin

    Publication date 11 August 2019 | 22:33 | ICT

    The body of former Khmer Rouge Brother Number Two Nuon Chea was cremated on Friday at the Prumkirimorakot pagoda in Pailin province’s Sala Krao district after a low-key seven-day funeral.

  • Will death allow ‘Brother No 2’ to escape genocide conviction?

    Publication date 08 August 2019 | 08:13 | ICT

    The defence team for the Khmer Rouge’s “Brother Number 2” has asked the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia’s (ECCC) Supreme Court Chamber to rule on the appeal proceedings he had begun just days before his death.

  • Brother No 2 Nuon Chea’s body taken to Pailin

    Publication date 06 August 2019 | 08:11 | ICT

    The body of the Khmer Rouge’s former Brother Number Two Nuon Chea, who died on Sunday evening, will be kept for seven days at Pailin province’s Prom Kiri Morakat pagoda before being cremated in Sala Krao district in line with Buddhi

  • Khmer Rouge’s Brother No 2 dies

    Publication date 05 August 2019 | 07:15 | ICT

    Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) spokesman Neth Pheaktra announced on Sunday that former Khmer Rouge Brother Number Two Nuon Chea has passed away.

  • KR leader Nuon Chea hospitalised

    Publication date 08 July 2019 | 08:14 | ICT

    The Khmer Rouge’s Brother Number Two Nuon Chea is being cared for at the Khmer-Soviet Friendship Hospital after being sent for emergency treatment on Tuesday.

  • Ceremony held to mark brutality of Khmer Rouge

    Publication date 21 May 2019 | 07:42 | ICT

    Government officials on Monday joined more than 2,000 members of the public at the Cheoung Ek Killing Field on the outskirts of Phnom Penh to mark the National Day of Remembrance commemorating the brutality of the Khmer Rouge regime