Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment

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From the Guardian (November 16 2018): Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea are the two most senior living leaders of regime that presided over deaths of at least 1.7 million in Cambodia. About two million people died during Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime. Two of its senior leaders have been on trial on charges of genocide. Photograph: MARKA / Alamy Stock Photo/Alamy …

Tell a Story

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This week’s exercise is ‘tell a newspaper story in 5-7 images’. As I have just come back from Cambodia, trying to do something very similar, here is a series. The story of a teenager walking through the jungle, evading the Khmer Rouge, to try to find his Mother – to check if she is still alive. Sophie Gerrard’s comment: Really …