Cambodia’s Dark Past

The Memorial Stupa at Choeung Ek Killing Fields.

In the early 1970’s, civil unrest and political turmoil had reached a peak in Cambodia and the surrounding region. With Vietcong soldiers using Cambodia as a pipeline for troops and armaments in their fight against the Americans, and the Americans retaliating with carpet bombings of their country, the Cambodian people were looking for a solution […]