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About Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh, formerly known as Krong Chaktomuk Serimongkul (Central Khmer: ក្រុងចតុមុខសិរីមង្គល) or shortly known as Krong Chaktomuk (Central Khmer: ក្រុងចតុមុខ), is the capital and most populous city in Cambodia. Phnom Penh has been the national capital since French colonization of Cambodia, and has grown to become the nation's economic, industrial, and cultural center.

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