Case file in Case 002 forwarded to the Co-Prosecutors for final submission

The Co-Investigating Judges have today, pursuant to Internal Rule 66 (4), forwarded the case file in Case 002 to the Co-Prosecutors.  The Co-Prosecutors have a maximum of 45 days to file their final submission to the Co-Investigating Judges. 

After the receipt of the final submission from the Co-Prosecutors, the Co-Investigating Judges will issue a Closing Order in Case 002. The Closing Order will be either an indictment sending the case for trial or a dismissal of the case (partially or totally). 

The charged persons in Case 002 are currently Nuon Chea, Khieu Samphan, Ieng Sary, Ieng Thirith and Kaing Guek Eav.