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Year Zero: The Silent Death of Cambodia

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Headlined to H3 8/7/14

Cross-posted from John Pilger

We must not forget. 1979. The shocking state of Cambodia after Pol Pot's murderous regime.

At the international court convened in Cambodia, two former Khmer Rouge leaders Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea have been finally convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment for crimes against humanity -- the genocide that killed up to two million people. John Pilger's landmark 1979 film, "Cambodia Year Zero," alerted much of the world to the suffering of the Cambodian people.

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John Pilger grew up in Sydney, Australia. He has been a war correspondent, author and documentary film-maker. He is one of only two to win British journalism's highest award twice, for his work all over the world. On 1 November, he was awarded (more...)
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Life imprisonment - both the justice and the joke.... by BFalcon on Thursday, Aug 7, 2014 at 12:26:09 PM
Thank you Mr Pilger. Everyday here, we have these ... by Mario Dufour on Thursday, Aug 7, 2014 at 9:26:18 PM