Definición de Khmer Rouge en inglés:

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Khmer Rouge

Pronunciación: /kəˌmer ˈro͞oZH/
A communist guerrilla organization that opposed the Cambodian government in the 1960s and waged a civil war from 1970, taking power in 1975.

Under Pol Pot the Khmer Rouge forced the reconstruction of Cambodian society with mass deportations from the towns to the countryside and mass executions. More than two million died before the regime was overthrown by the Vietnamese in 1979. Khmer Rouge forces have continued a program of guerrilla warfare from bases in Thailand

Origen

From Khmer + French rouge 'red'.

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División en sílabas: Khmer Rouge

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