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Chapter 3: The Khmer Rouge Come to Power

  • Dy Khamboly

Khmer Rouge cadre with Chinese advisors standing in front of Hotel Le Phnom.

April 17, 1975 ended five years of foreign interventions, bombardment, and civil war in Cambodia. On this date, Phnom Penh fell to the communist forces. Black and green-uniformed rebels entered the capital from every direction.

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