Khmer Rouge War Criminals Brought to Trial 30 Years Later

February 11, 2009 by Jill Garvey · Comment
Filed under: American Identity, Culture, International 

As we battle our domestic demons in Arizona this week, another battle is finally coming to a close halfway around the world. Five members of the Khmer Rouge, the political party that caused an estimated 1.7 million deaths in the late 1970s, will be brought to trial. In the 30 years since the party was overthrown, no leader of the Khmer Rouge has ever faced justice. Read more