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  • Cambodia's King

    their king was 18 years old in 1945
  • Cambodia

    Cambodia was self efficent through the 50's and 60's
  • The King

    he won independce for them in 1953
  • War in Cambodia

    When the war spread out of vietnam it came into Cambodia also in the 70's one of their leaders were over thrown from the throne
  • Goverment Cambodia

    The goverment was overthrown also in 1975
  • The Vietnamese

    In 1979 the Khmer Rouge were overthrown and the Vietnamese ­backed People's Republic of Kampuchea was established.
  • Cambodia and the Vietnamese

    Throughout the 1980's Cambodia began to rebuild with the assistance of Vietnamese military and political advisers whilst under Vietnamese political protection.
  • Renaming

    In 1989 the Vietnamese withdrew the last of their troops and the government renamed the country State of Cambodia.
  • Elections

    in May 1993 supervised general elections in Cambodia.
  • Return of the King

    A constitution was adopted in 1993, the same year King Norodom Sihanouk returned to the throne.
  • Two Elections

    A second general election was held in 1998.
  • Today

    Today in present time Cambodia is still a poor country but their leader is one that keeps them from not being dangered.