Former inhabitants of Svey Rieng province return to their native villages from the "communes" after liberation of Cambodia by Vietnam and Cambodia allie on February 03, 1979. In April 1975, the Khmer Rouge capture the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh and they attempt to transform Cambodia into their vision of a communist, rural society : all inhabitants of Cambodian cities and towns are expelled to work in agricultural communes. / AFP PHOTO

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