The Khmer Rouge war crimes tribunal does not have sufficient funds to pay reparations to war crimes victims as stipulated in the event of a guilty verdict in the current Case 002, the Open Society Foundations (OSF) said Wednesday. While the national side of the hybrid Cambodian-U.N. court is in the midst of a funding crisis, with more than 100 staff on strike due to unpaid salaries, the OSF said there is also a funding shortage in terms of the collective reparations 3,866 civil party victims are entitled to should war crimes suspects Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan be convicted.
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