Category: Cambodia

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Cambodia Nickname

Cambodia Nicknames and Country Symbols

Overview of Cambodia According to, Cambodia is a Southeast Asian nation situated between Thailand, Vietnam, and Laos. It has a long and rich history, with archeological evidence of human activity dating back to...

Politics of Cambodia

State Structure and Political System of Cambodia

Cambodia is a constitutional monarchy with a multi-party liberal democracy (since September 1, 1993). Check equzhou for political system of Cambodia. Administrative division: 19 provinces (khet) and 2 cities of central subordination. The largest cities...

Cambodia Recent History

Cambodia Modern History

People’s Republic of Kampuchea and Civil War After Vietnamese troops marched into Cambodia (December 1978 – January 1979; fall of Phnom Penh on January 7) and the overthrow of the Khmer Rouge, on January...

Cambodia Religion

Cambodia Religion

Almost all Cambodians who belong to the majority people of Khmer (about nine out of ten residents) profess theravada Buddhism, which is state religion. Small groups of Mahayana Buddhists, Christians, Muslims and supporters of...


Cambodia Recent History

Nineteen centuries ago, colonizing warriors, the Cams, landed on the shores of Cambodia. They were the ones who called the country “Terra dei Cam”. Hunger disappeared when they appeared. In fact, they tilled the...