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July 16, 1997 | SONNI EFRON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
At least 40 soldiers and civilians have been executed since Second Prime Minister Hun Sen seized power 10 days ago, and arrests and killings of his enemies are continuing, U.N. human rights workers said Tuesday. The bodies of four guards to the top general loyal to ousted First Prime Minister Norodom Ranariddh were left on a provincial street July 6 with their eyes gouged out, according to witness reports cited by the U.N. workers.
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April 7, 1998 | From Times Wire Reports
Fifty opposition figures have been killed in Cambodia since August, more than doubling the previously known toll of political slayings following a mid-1997 coup, the United Nations said. Thomas Hammarberg, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan's special representative for human rights in Cambodia, announced the new evidence on the killings at a Geneva news conference. Information about the killings, some as recent as March and coming on top of a previously documented 41 executions blamed by U.N.
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April 7, 1998 | From Times Wire Reports
Fifty opposition figures have been killed in Cambodia since August, more than doubling the previously known toll of political slayings following a mid-1997 coup, the United Nations said. Thomas Hammarberg, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan's special representative for human rights in Cambodia, announced the new evidence on the killings at a Geneva news conference. Information about the killings, some as recent as March and coming on top of a previously documented 41 executions blamed by U.N.
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October 23, 1997 | MAGGIE FARLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Pol Pot, the Khmer Rouge leader who presided over Cambodia's "killing fields" in the late 1970s, is dying--without acknowledging remorse or responsibility for his reign of terror. His own former followers, holding him under guard in a jungle camp in Anlong Veng, Cambodia, forced him to talk to American reporter Nate Thayer last Thursday.
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October 23, 1997 | MAGGIE FARLEY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Pol Pot, the Khmer Rouge leader who presided over Cambodia's "killing fields" in the late 1970s, is dying--without acknowledging remorse or responsibility for his reign of terror. His own former followers, holding him under guard in a jungle camp in Anlong Veng, Cambodia, forced him to talk to American reporter Nate Thayer last Thursday.
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July 16, 1997 | SONNI EFRON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
At least 40 soldiers and civilians have been executed since Second Prime Minister Hun Sen seized power 10 days ago, and arrests and killings of his enemies are continuing, U.N. human rights workers said Tuesday. The bodies of four guards to the top general loyal to ousted First Prime Minister Norodom Ranariddh were left on a provincial street July 6 with their eyes gouged out, according to witness reports cited by the U.N. workers.
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