Genocide Trial Begins for Aging Khmer Rouge Leaders

July 30, 2014 5:36 AM

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A United Nations-backed tribunal has begun the second trial of the two surviving senior members of the Khmer Rouge.

Ex-head of state Khieu Samphan and chief ideologue Nuon Chea face genocide charges at the trial that began Wednesday in Phnom Penh.

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