The long awaited trial for Duch – the infamous interrogator at Tuol Sleng’s prison has finally begun – thirty years after the fall of the Khmer Rouge.
Long awaited justice.
It is estimated that approximately 14,000 people were interrogated, tortured and sentenced to execution by Duch during his three-year patronage of Tuol Sleng.
During the Khmer Rouge regime – approximately 2 million Cambodians died of starvation, illness, and execution.
It’s about time this is happening.