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JURIST columnist re-opens Khmer Rouge genocide court talks in Cambodia

[JURIST] UN Legal Counsel and Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs Hans Corell met Thursday with Cambodian representatives to discuss how to proceed with negotiations on a draft agreement with the Cambodian government on the establishment of a special court to try cases arising from the Khmer Rouge "killing fields" genocide of the 1970s. More details are available from the UN. Read Under-Secretary-General Corell's recent JURIST Forum op-ed Justice for the Killing Fields Re-negotiating the Khmer Rouge Genocide Court for Cambodia.

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