American’s Four United Republics: Discovery-Based Curriculum
Pol Pot 1926-1998
Cambodian Prime Minister and head of the Khmer Rouge who was responsible for widespread executions, forced labor, and famine killing an estimated 3 million Cambodians.
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NewsHour: Pol Pot's Legacy-- June 18, 1997
... under the leadership of Soloth Sar, better known as Pol Pot. ... caused
largely by the
spilling over of the Vietnam War. Peasants were ruined by the war’s ...
CNN - US
seeks Chinese support for Pol Pot trial - April ...
... China supported Pol Pot's regime in the '70s because he resisted Vietnamese
of Southeast Asia after the United States was forced to leave Vietnam. ...
bloody regime haunts Michigan refugees - 4/17/98
... after the May 1970 US invasion. When the US withdrew from Vietnam in April
Pol Pot and his Khmer Rouge forces took over. Ju said members of his family ...
of Pol Pot
... was played by the United States government, which saw Pol Pot as a useful
ally, since he was at war with Vietnam, which was allied to the Soviet Union ...
Pol Pot last Day
... My only wish is that Cambodians stay united so that Vietnam will not swallow
country." Pol Pot never expressed any regrets, she says. "What I would
... were killed by direct methods. 1979- there was a Vietnam invasion. The
army deposed Pol Pot's government and established a puppet government in its ...
State News - Pol Pot trial an example of selective ...
... and executions. And after the Khmer Rouge was deposed by Communist Vietnam
Pol Pot and his guerrillas continued fighting, and they are still fighting ...
The Cambodia Report
... execution. 1978, Vietnam invades Cambodia. Pol Pot
and his Khmer Rouge are driven into jungle. 1991, ...
News-Times International News Pol Pot alleges plot to ...
... After Vietnam ousted Pol Pot's regime, he led his men into the jungle. They
against the Vietnamese-backed regime of the 1980s, and then against the ...
Cambodia put Pol Pot's legacy to rest?
... Driven from power by the Vietnamese, Pol Pot and thousands of his followers
found ... who,
like him, were fearful of Vietnam. As the monstrous reality of the ...
Pol Pot better off dead? (4/27/98)
... proved embarrassing to the United States. After Vietnam invaded Cambodia in
to destroy Pol Pot's regime, Washington backed the anti-Vietnamese military ...
Pot and The Art of War
... with a winning strategy. After the overthrow of his murderous regime by
in 1979, Pol Pot declared that his communist party had been dissolved, he was
tyrant Pol Pot hid brutality behind charisma
... the United States and China - all of whom had an ax to grind with Vietnam -
led a guerrilla struggle into the 1990s from strongholds on the Thai border ...
Guofeng and Pol Pot; 29 September 1977 [place not ...
... September 1977 [place not provided] Pol Pot: The Soviet Union, Vietnam, and
are cooperating in order to fight us in the border areas. We think that they ...
... cause. The Government, however, began a Communist crackdown and Pol Pot was
to flee to the Jungles near the Vietnam border to avoid arrest. For the next ...
| TIME 100: Pol Pot | 8/23/99-8/30/99
... to the hated Vietnamese. Pol Pot assumed that the Cambodian revolution would
swifter and more authentic than anything Vietnam could carry out. His Chinese
survives Pol Pot
... After Vietnam's army toppled the Khmer Rouge in 1979, the guerrillas ...
In return, some leaders as bloodstained as Pol Pot received amnesty. ...
... In 1979, conflicts between Cambodia and Vietnam led to a Vietnamese
The Vietnamese army deposed Pol Pot s government and established a puppet ...
WE BLAME FOR POL POT ?
WHO DO WE BLAME FOR POL POT ? Base: Vietnam Portfolio - Protest Date: Sat, 18
1998 01:09:04 GMT From: Shrink4u@mail.quik.com (Dr. Barry Spatz) ...