Kaing Guek Eav speaks to his attorneys moments before the start of his trial on the outskirts of Phnom Penh

 
Kaing Guek Eav speaks to his attorneys moments before the start of his trial on the outskirts of Phnom Penh
Kaing Guek Eav, also known as Duch, speaks to his attorneys moments before the start of his trial on the outskirts of Phnom Penh February 17, 2009. Duch, the ex-commandant of the notorious S-21 prison and chief Khmer Rouge torturer, faced trial for crimes against humanity on Tuesday, the first by a senior Pol Pot cadre three decades since the end of a regime blamed for 1.7 million deaths. REUTERS/Adrees Latif (CAMBODIA)