Tuol Sleng S21 prison, Cambodia

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Tuol Sleng S21 prison, Phnom Penh
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Tuol Sleng (S21) prison was home to horrible acts of genocide and torture during the Pol Pot (Khmer rouge) regime in 1975-1979.
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The Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum is a museum in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The site is a former high school which was used as the Security Prison 21 (S-21) by the communist Khmer Rouge regime from its rise to power in 1975 to its fall in 1979. Tuol Sleng is a Khmer name meaning "hill of the poisonous trees."

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