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Vietnam War - Cambodian coup of 1970

Time: Wednesday Mar 18, 1970

Place: Cambodia

Details: In March 1970, Prince Sihanouk was deposed by his pro-American prime minister Lon Nol, who demanded that North Vietnamese troops leave Cambodia or face military action.



Collage of Images From The Vietnam War
Vietnam War-Cambodia is neutral
1955 - Cambodia
Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie-Contributions in Cambodia
2003 - Cambodia
Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie-Cambodian Citizenship
Sunday Jul 31, 2005 - Cambodia
Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie-Generosity
2001 - Cambodia
Charles de Gaulle
Charles de Gaulle-De Gaulle's speech in Phnom Penh in Cambodia expressed France's disapproval of the US involvement in the Vietnam War
Sep, 1966 - Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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March 1970

Armed soldiers stand guard in Sarawak
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Collage of Images From The Vietnam War
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Carlos the Jackal Image
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