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#Pol pot

# pol-pot - Friday 4 August, 2017

Vanity Fair stands over claims Angelina Jolie movie gave impoverished children money and then took it away

The magazine’s September cover story describes a ‘game’ used to find the child star of Jolie’s film about the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia.

# pol-pot - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Cambodia genocide defendant ruled unfit for trial

Ieng Thirith, the notorious regime’s highest ranking woman, had been charged with crimes against humanity, genocide, homicide, torture and religious persecution.

# pol-pot - Monday 5 December, 2011

Pol Pot's deputy tells court: Khmer Rouge 'were not bad people'

Nuon Chea, on trial for genocide, today denied responsibility for the mass killings of his fellow Cambodians – blaming their deaths on neighbouring Vietnam.

# pol-pot - Monday 27 June, 2011

Khmer Rouge: A timeline

An estimated 1.7 million people died under the brutal regime of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in the seventies.

"Killing fields" trial opens in Cambodia

The trial represents the last chance to bring the Khmer Rouge leadership to justice.