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Stories with person: Norodom Sihanouk
  • Ambassador: US handed Cambodia to 'butcher' 40 years ago story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-09-15 11:20 pm

    PARIS - Twelve helicopters, bristling with guns and U.S. Marines, breached the morning horizon and began a daring descent toward Cambodia's besieged capital. Residents believed the Americans were rushing in to save them, but at the U.S. Embassy, in a bleeding city about to die, the ambassador wept.