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Justice delayed the cambodian genocide

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Justice Delayed: The Cambodian Genocide

From 1975 to 1979 a terrorist organization called the Khmer Rouge controlled Cambodia, an east Asian nation. The Khmer Rouge launched a genocide against its own people, killing men, women, and children. Two million people out of a total population of 8 million were killed. Today, survivors of the genocide are left to cope with their difficult memories while young people in Cambodia today either don’t know about the genocide or don’t believe it happened.

World History II Nonfiction Communism

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AIR DATE: 08/07/2014


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