'The project aiming to turn Pol Pot’s place of death into a site for healing.'

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'The project aiming to turn Pol Pot’s place of death into a site for healing.'

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Worth a read, there's an interesting map in there of 'The Golden Thread' of Khmer Rouge heritage sites. Not sure what I think of the building shown that might house Pol Pots grave, apart from it could make an amazing school in a slightly different location.

This is a project that the Documentation Center of Cambodia are working in co-operation with.
As development pressure increases in the region, the “golden thread” of the Anlong Veng Trail will not only preserve important historical sites – it will also secure access to nature, biodiversity, recreation and cultural facilities for local people even as cities grow around it.
Anlong Veng was the final stronghold and place of death for Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot. Today, it lacks sites formally commemorating its significance in Cambodian history, but a design firm, along with the Documentation Center of Cambodia, wants to change that

https://southeastasiaglobe.com/pol-pots ... aTTYM6Zzpk
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