• Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:06
    Key moments in the trial of two senior Khmer Rouge leaders
    Phnom Penh - Senior Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan on Friday were sentenced to life in prison on charges of genocide, a landmark verdict since the UN-backed tribunal launched in 2006.
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  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:18
    Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in landmark ruling
    Two top leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide on Friday, in a landmark ruling almost 40 years after the fall of a brutal regime that presided over the deaths of a quarter of the population.
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  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 01:00
    Forum calls for efforts to end Rohingya crisis
    THE ASEAN People Forum urged leaders of the regional grouping, who will meet in a summit next week, to put more efforts to help end the Rakhine crisis and called for “rehumanising” the Muslim Rohingya after the genocide in Myanmar. 
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
    Asean can’t keep turning a blind eye to Rakhine
    The Rohingya are suffering genocide, and the regional bloc must tackle this root cause of the crisis
    opinion
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 14:45
    Cambodia: S-21 director Duch ‘hospitalised’
    PHNOM PENH - Duch, the former director of the Khmer Rouge’s S-21 interrogation centre in Phnom Penh’s Tuol Sleng, has been taken to a hospital in the capital with respiratory problems, reports said on Wednesday.
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  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 10:54
    'Ongoing genocide' underway against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims: UN
    A genocide is still underway against Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims, a UN fact-finding team said Wednesday as it presented a report at the Security Council calling for the matter to be referred to the International Criminal Court.
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  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
    Genocide and the moral crisis gripping Asean 
    Just 20 days after Asean celebrated its 51st anniversary, the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar reported on August 28 that genocide and other atrocities had been committed by the military in Kachin, Rakhine and Shan states.
    opinion
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 15:23
    UN rights chief urges new panel to prepare Myanmar prosecutions
    The UN rights chief called Monday for the creation of a new "mechanism" tasked with preparing criminal indictments over atrocities committed in Myanmar, amid allegations of genocide against the Rohingya minority.
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  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 15:35
     ICC says can rule on Rohingya deportations from Myanmar
    The International Criminal Court said Thursday it had jurisdiction to probe the forced deportation of Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar's military as a possible crime against humanity.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:49
    UK's Hunt to host Myanmar talks at UN
    British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said Tuesday he would host talks at the UN this month over allegations Myanmar's military committed genocide against the Rohingya minority, warning the perpetrators must be brought to justice.
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  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
    No country for brave young men
    Where is Asia’s anguish over the Rohingya genocide in Myanmar and the jailing of journalists who helped expose it? In the haunting silence are whispers of complicity
    opinion
  • Fri, 31 Aug 2018 01:00
    Rohingya genocide planned long before ARSA attacks
    The Myanmar government, including its de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, has repeatedly said that attacks by the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) forced the military (Tatmadaw) to launch a crackdown in Rakhine state.
    opinion
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
    Will Myanmar’s military face justice over ‘genocide’?
    UN report lays foundation for international prosecution but Asian superpower stands in way  
    opinion
  • Wed, 29 Aug 2018 11:43
    Myanmar refuses to recognise UN report on Rakhine genocide
    Myanmar has lashed out at the United Nations Fact Finding Mission that concluded genocide had been committed in Rakhine, saying Nay Pyi Taw did not recognise the mission, whose report was intended to create a rift between the civilian government and the military.
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  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
    Rakhine crisis a ‘genocide’, says UN probe
    MYANMAR’S commander-in-chief Min Aung Hlaing and several other senior military officers must be investigated and prosecuted for genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes over their responsibility for violence in Rakhine, Kachin and Shan states, a United Nations independent fact-finding mission said yesterday.
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