The head of the Cambodian Institute for Co-operation and Peace
, Kao Kim Hourn
, said: "You cannot indefinitely put someone in jail and keep extending it; indefinite detention is not defensible under any law.
Kao Kim Hourn, executive director of the Cambodian Institute for Co-operation and Peace, suspects that the Cambodian genocide issue is no longer high on the UN's agenda since September 11.
seems to be losing interest, but they have a political and a moral responsibility," he
Kao Kim Hourn, director of the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace, said the U.N. had been defeated by those in the government who did not want to see any trial.
has played into the strategy of the government," he
Kao Kim Hourn, the director of the Cambodian Institute for Peace and Co-operation, said: ``The shifting of the focus of the United Nations to Afghanistan and other areas has overshadowed Cambodia,'' he said, ``and now the United Nations is just washing its hands of Cambodia.'' If the United Nations has finally pulled the plug, it is clear who are the winners.