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Ahhhhh, Kirirom.  Alpine forests only a three-and-a-half-hour moto ride from the hot and dusty streets of Phnom Penh.  Your ass will be sore but the fresh air is worth it.   230 more words

Cambodian Road Trips

Jackie in Cambodia, 1967

Did you know Jackie Kennedy visited Cambodia in 1967? I sort of did, I mean I’d heard about it, but then I’d forgotten. It didn’t seem so important. 493 more words



When the forces of the Royal Government of National Union of Kampuchea (GRUNK) and its allied National United Front of Kampuchea (FUNK) entered Phnom Penh on April 17th, 1975, the ambassadorial personnel together with about six hundred other foreigners were forced to take refuge in the French embassy. 3,812 more words

Resistance, arguments and solidarity

After January 1979

LINK  https://cambodiatokampuchea.wordpress.com/2015/08/12/the-propaganda-contest-to-win-international-support/

Sihanouk, Prince Norodom, Speech at UN General Assembly 1979_01_11_Sihanouk_UN0001
CCL(ML) Kampuchea Will Win! – reportage of the last Western delegation before the collapse of the DK regime. 7,095 more words

The propaganda contest to win international support

After January 7th

Behind the conflict taking place in South East Asia was commonly identified the interests involved in the Sino-Soviet conflict. Reaction to the overthrow of the Democratic Kampuchea regime , and the subsequent Vietnamese occupation saw those parties which habitually support Moscow continued to do so on this occasion.The Cambodian Issue became a global concern. 1,968 more words

The Struggle in Cambodia…..

…. as reported in Peking Review,1970-1973


Special Message of Cambodian Head of State Samdech Norodom Sihanouk to the People’s Forces and Royal Forces Of National Liberation… 12,315 more words

Third World Liberation, the key (1973)

Prince Norodom Sihanouk
Third World Liberation, the key. Speech to the Algiers Conference (1973)

1973_Sihanouk Algiers

Prince Norodom Sihanouk

Cambodia, then and now (1974)

1974_ Sihanouk