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300 CAMBODIAN SOLDIERS KILLED, HURT AS KHMER ROUGE CAPTURE OUTPOSTS

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Khmer Rouge guerrillas have overrun a 50-mile-long line of government outposts, killing or wounding 300 Cambodian government soldiers and capturing 200, the group's clandestine radio station said Monday.

The Khmer Rouge radio also said Monday - the 11th anniversary of the Vietnamese invasion that drove the Pol Pot forces from power - its forces captured 11 Vietnamese soldiers inside Cambodia three months after Vietnam announced that the last of its troops had left the country."In one month, from Nov. 20 to Dec. 20, our Cambodian national resistance forces swept the strategic defense network of the Vietnamese enemies and their puppets along Route 69 and the Dangrek Mountain range, a stretch of about 50 miles," the radio said. The main base captured was the capital of Anlong Veng border district.

The monthlong series of attacks began about a month after a Khmer Rouge offensive 160 miles to the south, where the tough guerrillas captured the district capitals of Pailin and Samlot.