Commander of Khmer Rouge’s most notorious prison in intensive care in hospital

FILE PHOTO - Kaing Guek Eav, alias "Duch", looks on as judges enter the courtroom before his first appeal on the outskirts of Phnom Penh March 28, 2011. Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC)/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – A senior Khmer Rouge figure who ran Cambodia‚Äôs most notorious prison during the genocidal regime is in intensive care in hospital, but his health has stabilized, the director of a prison where he is serving a life sentence said on Thursday. Kaing Guek Eav, also known as Comrade Duch, was the […]

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