King Of the Khmer Rouge?
- June 12, 2021
King Sihanouk is one of the most controversial figures of the 20th century. One of his most controversial moves was the alliance with the Khmer Rouge, not once of course, but twice. He may have famously “stood down” as the head of state of Democratic Kampuchea, but for a while at least he was “King […]Read More
Names Of Cambodia
- June 11, 2021
How many names of Cambodia have there been? This is a bit of a tough question! Essentially Cambodia is a translation of the actual name of the country (Kampuchea). Also there have at various times been at least two competing countries, with competing names claiming legitimacy. The late King Sihanouk was an extremely interesting character […]Read More