On this page we have collected documents and background information which may be useful for media representatives covering the opening statements and the start of hearing of evidence in Case 002 against Khieu Samphan, Nuon Chea, Ieng Sary and Ieng Thirith.
Case 002 - Media Resources
- The Power of Testimonial Therapy: Healing, Closure, and Dignity for Victims
I sat under the pagoda, moved by the monks’ chanting, which was accompanied by a chorus of over forty attendees.
- The Power of Dance: Recounting Forced Marriage during the Khmer Rouge period
A woman sitting next to me in a dance performance, I realize, is crying. It is hard to tell at first because she holds her body so still but tears pour down her weathered face.
- Hearing their voices: Radio show helps Cambodians explore the legacy of the Khmer Rouge
The suit jacket that Chhun Phanapha is wearing is such a bright shade of pink that it seems to be glowing. It is the first thing you notice about her when you walk in the room.
- Silence in the pagoda: reconciling the Khmer Rouge regime with the present
The silence in the pagoda is almost deafening. Under a clutch of trees a group of children are playing but they seem to make only a little more noise than the long lengths of tangerine fabric hanging to dry in the breeze, and they disappear soon…