The Cambodian genocide was caused by Khmer Rouge party leader Pol Pot's attempt to eliminate anyone potentially opposed to his proposed system of labor in a federation of collective farms, according to World Without Geno... More » History Modern History

Major themes of Chinese Cambodian movies include Khmer legends, as seen in "Pos Keng Kang" (The Snake King's Wife), and the terror and hardships endured by Cambodians under the Khmer Rouge and during the Cambodian Genoci... More » Art & Literature

Prach, Bochan Huy and Ch'hom Nimol are popular Khmer musicians. Phnom Penh had a thriving music scene before the genocide of the 1970s. Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime killed many musicians during his reign in the 1970s, an... More » Art & Literature
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