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Nuon Chea
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President of the Standing Committee of the Kampuchean People's Representative Assembly
In office
April 13, 1976 – January 7, 1979
President Khieu Samphan
Prime Minister Pol Pot
Deputy Nguon Kang
Preceded by Position established
Succeeded by Position abolished
Prime Minister of Democratic Kampuchea
In office
September 27, 1976 – October 25, 1976
President Khieu Samphan
Preceded by Pol Pot
Succeeded by Pol Pot
Personal details
Born
Lau Kim Lorn

July 7, 1926 (1926-07-07) (age 93)
Voat Kor, Battambang, French Indochina
Political party Communist Party
Spouse(s) Ly Kimseng
Children Nuon Say, 2 other children

Nuon Chea (Khmer: នួន ជា; born 7 July 1926), also known as Long Bunruot (Khmer: ឡុង ប៊ុនរត្ន), is a Cambodian former communist politician. Nuon Chea is the oldest living former Prime Minister (serving for a month) and the oldest of the last surviving Khmer Rouge leaders.

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