(Re)Collecting the Vietnam War

17 Feb 2009 - first ECCC/Khmer Rouge tribunal trial—that of Kaing Guek Eav (a.k.a. Comrade Duch)—begins

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17 Feb 2009 - first ECCC/Khmer Rouge tribunal trial—that of Kaing Guek Eav (a.k.a. Comrade Duch)—begins

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The first trial of the ECCC / Khmer Rouge tribunal—Case 001, that of Kaing Guek Eav (a.k.a. Comrade Duch)—begins on 17 February 2009. Eav was head warden for Tuol Sleng Prison – known as S-21 – which detained an estimated 12,000 prisoners. Little more than two hundred survived their detention.

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2009-02-17

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“17 Feb 2009 - first ECCC/Khmer Rouge tribunal trial—that of Kaing Guek Eav (a.k.a. Comrade Duch)—begins,” (Re)Collecting the Vietnam War, accessed September 21, 2018, http://vietnamwar.neatline-uva.org/items/show/112.