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Memorial to be ‘Symbolic Compensation’ for Khmer Rouge Victims

Officials from Cambodia's Ministry of Culture and the U.N.-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal on Thursday signed an agreement to build a memorial stupa for victims of the regime at a former torture center in Phnom Penh. The Buddhist memorial will be built on the grounds of the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, a former school that was turned into a brutal detention center by the Khmer Rouge, where more than 12,000 people were tortured and executed by regime cadre. Kranh Tony, acting...

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