Mon, Jun 25, 2012 - Page 5 News List

Fears grow over Khmer Rouge trial

AFP, PHNOM PENH

For the elderly accused currently in the dock, any kind of sentence would be “a death sentence essentially” meaning donors might have little appetite to spend money on further trial phases, Ieng Sary’s defence lawyer Michael Karnavas said.

“The question from the donors’ point of view is: Is it good value? Probably not,” he said.

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