1. Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
As much as the King is loved and admired by the Cambodians, he has often been criticized for supporting the Khmer Rouge who ended up killing five of his children. The man who seemingly loved fast cars, women and called Mao Zedong and Kim Il Sung his close friends was also a man who fought hard to rid Cambodia of French colonists. 

    Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

    As much as the King is loved and admired by the Cambodians, he has often been criticized for supporting the Khmer Rouge who ended up killing five of his children. The man who seemingly loved fast cars, women and called Mao Zedong and Kim Il Sung his close friends was also a man who fought hard to rid Cambodia of French colonists. 

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      That is the thing about Cambodia; it is contradictory and confounding. It is something especially as a Cambodian I am...
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