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Son Sen alive?

Son Sen alive?

Youk Chhang, director of the Documentation Center of Cambodia, said there was no

scientific evidence that former Khmer Rouge defense minister Son Sen was dead.

Sen was reportedly killed in 1997 along with his family on the orders of Pol

Pot, but his body was never found. Chhang said photographs taken of the dead

family did not depict his two children, and showed Sen looking far younger than

expected.

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