World News: More from Khmer Rouge captured

Monday, November 12, 2007

If there's any justice in this world - and any justice for the 1.7 million executed and tortured - more of those who served under the Pol Pot regime will be captured and brought to trial and made to be held accountable just like Ieng Sary - who along with his wife was taken from an opulent villa in Phnom Penh and finally taken into custody.

Killing Fields court nabs another Pol Pot henchman (Reuters)

Police and security guards from Cambodia's "Killing Fields" tribunal arrested former Khmer Rouge foreign minister Ieng Sary on Monday, the third Pol Pot henchman to be taken into custody by the U.N.-backed court.

Leading Khmer Rouge figures arrested (Guradian)

Police and officials from Cambodia's UN-backed Khmer Rouge genocide trial today arrested the movement's former foreign minister and his wife, who were among the most senior cadres in the regime responsible for the deaths of 1.7 million people in the "killing fields".

Khmer Rouge Man And Wife Arrested (NY Times)
Police officers and security guards in Cambodia on Monday arrested Ieng Sary, the foreign minister of the former Khmer Rouge government. He was the third Pol Pot aide to be taken into custody by a United Nations-backed war crimes tribunal.