Corpus ID: 150588744

The Third Indochina Conflict: Cambodia's Total War

  title={The Third Indochina Conflict: Cambodia's Total War},
  author={Boraden Nhem},
Abstract : This thesis provides a narrative of the complex political and military history of the civil war in Cambodia from 1979 to 1991, also known as the Third Indochina Conflict. The war started when communist Vietnam supported a Cambodian resistance army and defeated the Khmer Rouge communist government in 1979. The Vietnamese intervention in Cambodia drew ferocious opposition from regional powers and Cambodian resistance movements. As a result, China supported the communist resistance… Expand