Establishment of the ECCC - Chronology

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    The Trial Chamber commenced the initial hearing in the trial against Kaing Guek Eav alias Duch. Read more

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    The trial in the case against Kaing Guek Eav alias Duch started with opening statements from the Co-Prosecutors.

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  • Body: The closing statements from the parties were concluded on the 77th day of trial in the case against Kaing Guek Eav alias Duch. Language: English
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    The Trial Chamber rendered its verdict in Case 001 against Kaing Guek Eav alias Duch. He was found guilty of crimes against humanity and grave breaches of the 1949 Geneva conventions and sentenced to 35 years of imprisonment. Read more

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    After having been hospitilized for more than a week, Ieng Sary died at Khmer Soviet Friendship Hospital at 08:45 on 14 March 2013. The cases against him was formally terminated the same day. Read more

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    The Trial Chamber found Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan guilty of crimes against humanity in Case 002/01 and sentenced both of them to life imprisonment.

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    Addressing to both international staff and their Cambodian counterparts at the Khmer Rouge tribunal on 28 January, visiting Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs Mr. Miguel de Serpa Soares assured that the United Nations is committed to support the tribunal to fight impunity for the Khmer Rouge crimes.

    USG de Serpa Soares, the UN Legal Counsel, led a six-member delegation to the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) to discuss pressing funding issues with stakeholders and held a townhall meeting for an open dialogue with both international and national staff members of the court.  “The ECCC carries out an extremely important task to deliver justice to Cambodians. It is my pleasure to meet all of you today to acknowledge your contribution to that end,” said Mr de Serpa Soares in his opening remarks in the townhall meeting.

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