Phnom Penh,Cambodia - 2007 File Photo -
torture room. ,Tuol Sleng, former Khmer Rouge S-21 prison.
The Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum is a museum in Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia. The site is a former high school which was used as the notorious Security Prison 21 (S-21) by the Khmer Rouge regime from its rise to power in 1975 to its fall in 1979. Tuol Sleng in Khmer means "Hill of the Poisonous Trees" or "Strychnine Hill".
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