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They used to smash banks for Pol Pot. Now they're founding them

Many ex-Khmer Rouge have fully embraced capitalism with as much vigour as they did when destroying class distinction.
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 05:50

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Mr Tep Khunnal, a former aide of Pol Pot, now devotes his time to spreading management theorist Peter Drucker's ideas across the country. He teaches at a university and is translating the theorist's work into Khmer.

Malai, Cambodia

FOR years, Tep Khunnal was the devoted personal secretary of Pol Pot, staying loyal to the charismatic ultracommunist leader even as the Khmer Rouge movement collapsed around them in the late 1990s.

Forced to reinvent himself after Pol Pot's death, he fled to this

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