Kampuchea

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Kampuchea

the name of Cambodia from 1976 until 1989.
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The tape was made by eight Kampuchean and two Chinese youths, and one adult Korean leader at Asian American United (AAU) in Philadelphia.
the presence and visibility of this much more ethnically heterogeneous people - ethnic Chinese from Vietnam, Kampucheans (usually still called Cambodians), lowland Lao, and highland Hmong - stirred public concerns of "cultural conflict" and resentment against public assistance to outsiders.
In contrast, are the personal belongings of many plebeian Kampucheans, who did not leave much record of their stay at Tuol Sleng and who came with few possessions.