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Key facts on the Khmer Rouge
Upon seizing power in 1975, the Khmer Rouge and their leader Pol Pot began a murderous regime that lasted until 1979.
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Last updated: 03 Feb 2012 17:54 GMT
Timeline: The Khmer Rouge
Below is an an overview of the rise and fall of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2012 16:14 GMT
Ex-leader: Khmer Rouge not 'bad people'
Pol Pot's former deputy denies regime's responsibility for mass killings as Khmer Rouge trio face courtroom questions.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2011 10:13 GMT
Khmer Rouge leader: Victims were 'traitors'
Cambodian court shown video clip in which accused former Khmer Rouge senior official defends regime's mass killings.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2011 21:27 GMT
Cambodia begins trial of Khmer Rouge leaders
Three top deputies of Pol Pot face genocide and crimes against humanity charges for massacres carried out in 1970s.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2011 13:18 GMT
Khmer Rouge trio face trial in Cambodia
Survivors recall torture and executions as former "Brother Number Two" and two other Pol Pot-era officials face justice.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2011 12:16 GMT
Profiles: Khmer Rouge leaders on trial
Four top members of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge are on trial on charges including crimes against humanity and genocide.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2011 06:02 GMT
Court indicts Khmer Rouge leaders
A UN-backed court in Cambodia has accused four Khmer Rouge leaders of war crimes, including genocide and torture.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2010 06:33 GMT
Khmer Rouge jailer 'will appeal'
Former Cambodian torture chief to appeal sentence by UN-backed war crimes court.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2010 03:59 GMT
Khmer Rouge prison chief convicted
UN-backed Cambodian court jails "Duch" for 35 years for crimes against humanity.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2010 17:41 GMT
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