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January 7th 1979, Cambodia. Victory over Genocide Day

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Last week we celebrated Victory over Genocide Day, with 7 January, 1979 being the day that the Vietnamese military overthrew Pol Pot’s Khmer Rouge regime in Phnom Penh. Here are some photos that we stumbled across,┬ábelieved to have been taken…

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