Former Khmer Rouge official Yim Tith, also known as Ta Tith, voluntarily attended his Initial Appearance at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) (pictured), a UN-backed tribunal in Phnom Penh. Mr Yim faces charges of genocide, crimes against humanity, grave breaches of the Geneva Conventions and violations of the 1956 Penal Code.
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Text source: www.cambodiadaily.com (December 10th 2015)