The Kingdom of Cambodia. Capital: Phnom Penh. Cambodia is
located in Southeastern Asia, between Thailand and Vietnam, and bordering
the Gulf of Thailand. For information on plans for a war crimes tribunal to
prosecute leaders of the Khmer Rouge, the regime that ruled Cambodia from
1975 to 1979 and caused the deaths of some 1.7 million people, please see
our hot topic UN and Cambodia Agree
on Court to Try Khmer Rouge.
Last updated Feb. 5, 2008.