Pol Pot's Death

— Host Susan Stamberg talks with Mathew Lee, Bureau Chief for the French News Agency AFP in Phnom Penh, about the speculation surrounding the death of the former Cambodian dictator, Pol Pot. The Khmer Rouge leader responsible for the deaths of 2 million Cambodians between 1975 and 1979 died Wednesday... the cause of his death has yet to be determined. Recently, there had been calls in the international community to bring Pol Pot and other Khmer Rouge leaders before an international tribunal to face charges of crimes against humanity.



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