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Cambodian Civil War
Part of the Vietnam War, the Indochina Wars and the Cold War
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Date March 11, 1967 - April 17, 1975
(8 years, 1 month and 6 days)
Location
Result The Khmer Rouge wins the Cambodian Civil War and the creation of Democratic Kampuchea

The Cambodian Civil War was a five-year-old war that lasted from 1970 to 1975 and took place in Cambodia. The Khmer Republic was friendly with South Vietnam and the United States and they were fighting against the Khmer Rouge who were friendly with North Vietnam and the Vietcong. After the war ended in 1975 the Khmer Rouge won the war.

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