CAMBODIAN GENERAL BHIEK BUN CHHAY SPEAKS TO JOURNALISTS IN TANKOSAING
Cambodian senior military official General Nhiek Bun Chhay speaks to journalists in his military base in Tankosaing outside Phnom Penh June 22. Nhiek Bun Chhay said Khmer Rouge strongman Pol Pot, whose "killing fields" rule in the 1970's devastated Cambodia, is still alive and will be handed over to the Cambodian government very soon. He said:" Pol Pot is still alive, I saw him this morning." Earlier, there were conflicting rumours over Pol Pot's fate.