No Excuses for Khmer Rouge Torturer

BY DAN-CHYI CHUA
Apr 04, 2009
*Special to asia!

Duch may have converted to Christianity and apologised for his misdeeds, but the fact remains that he committed heinous crimes.

His salt-and-pepper hair was cropped close to his head. The diminutive man held up a piece of paper and read out loud to those in court for 29 minutes.

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Dan-Chyi Chua was a broadcast journalist, before forsaking Goggle Box Glitz for the Open Road. A three-year foray led her through the Middle East, China, SE Asia, Latin America and Cuba, and she's now grounded herself as a writer for theasiamag.com, content with spending her days in Jerusalem.

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