Cambodia Reversal Robert talks to Seth Mydans of the New York Times about Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen''s announcement today that the two Khmer Rouge leaders who defected last week must stand trial for crimes against humanity. Mydans says that popular reaction to the defectors is mixed; some Cambodians think they should be prosecuted, others want to leave the past alone. Mydans says that although there are many former Khmer Rouge members still in hiding, only a few of the top leaders should fear prosecution if they should defect in the future.
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Cambodia Reversal

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Cambodia Reversal

Cambodia Reversal

Cambodia Reversal

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Robert talks to Seth Mydans of the New York Times about Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen''s announcement today that the two Khmer Rouge leaders who defected last week must stand trial for crimes against humanity. Mydans says that popular reaction to the defectors is mixed; some Cambodians think they should be prosecuted, others want to leave the past alone. Mydans says that although there are many former Khmer Rouge members still in hiding, only a few of the top leaders should fear prosecution if they should defect in the future.