April 4, 2017 IIS Institute 0

I INTRODUCTION Buddhism, a major world religion, founded in north-eastern India and based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, who is known as the Buddha, […]

Khmer Rouge

April 3, 2017 IIS Institute 0

Khmer Rouge, Cambodian revolutionary movement, notorious for its policies of genocide. In 1963 Pol Pot, then a Communist teacher named Saloth Sar, founded the movement […]


April 2, 2017 IIS Institute 0

Khmer, the dominant group (about 5 million people) in Cambodia (formerly Kampuchea), comprising over 87 percent of the national population. The Khmer moved down from […]