Some of the high school classrooms converted to prison cells where the Khmer Rouge incarcerated soldiers and government officials of the former Lon Nol regime, intellectuals, professionals, artists, teachers, students, ethnic minorities, merchants, monks, imams, and clergy. Here they were interrogated to extract confessions of their "crimes", often under torture, before being trucked to the killing field of Choeung Ek for execution by the crudest of methods. (Brian K. Smith photo | View slideshow))
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Street 113, Sangkat Beng Keng Kang 3
Khan Chamkar Mon, Phnom Penh 12304
Tel: +855 (23) 300 698
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