Victims of the Khmer Rouge may live to see the last of their persecutors -- but they may not ever see justice. Key suspect Ieng Sary, one of three elderly defendants standing trial for war crimes, died last week. His death has been viewed as yet another setback for the tribunal.
Last week, former Khmer Rouge foreign minister, Ieng Sary died. The 87-year-old was on trial for genocide. If he did what prosecutors says he did, he was complicit in one of the worst crimes on record. As many as 1.7 million Cambodians were killed under the Khmer Rouge regime.
Some see Ieng Sary's death as hard evidence that the Khmer Rouge genocide trials are moving too slowly. For an update on the tribunal's progress, we spoke to Lars Olsen, the Legal Communications Officer for the United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials
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