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The Individual I Cast Aside

In this chilling video, Pol Pot's second in command, Nuon Chea (a.k.a. "Brother Number 2"), describes the decision they made to eliminate perceived "traitors" while they were in power. This marks the first time a leader of the Khmer Rouge admits to ordering the killing of Cambodian people. Always putting the nation before the individual, he thinks his course of action was necessary for Cambodia.