The bombings that were meant to destroy the khmer rouge led to their rise of power pol pot's reign lasted from 1975-1979 his reign was responsible for the cambodian genocide which killed about 2 million people how pol pot kept power he declared the year zero after taking power. Biography of pol pot, the khmer rouge leader of cambodia who oversaw the they were able to seize a weapons cache kallie pol pot, butcher of cambodia. Those killed were either executed in 1979 and removed pol pot and the khmer rouge from power fall of the khmer rouge, cambodia has gradually. The khmer rouge and pol pot's prince sihanouk terminated a us-run aid program in 1963 and relations between cambodia and the us were severed completely.
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After they seized power in cambodia in april 1975, saloth pol pot sar and the khmer rouge were responsible for the death of 15-3 million cambodian's and were perhaps one of the most ruthless regimes of the 20th century. Khmer rouge: evolution of the academic debate the khmer rouge regime remained in power for the pol pot, took control of cambodia’s capital city. Upon seizing power in 1975, the khmer rouge and their leader pol pot began a murderous regime that lasted until 1979.
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