Totalitarian regimes

in the second half of the XX century

During Argentina's military dictatorship, as many as 30,000 people simply “disappeared”

The Cambodian genocide was carried out by Khmer Rouge under the leadership of Pol Pot, who radically pushed Cambodia towards communism. It resulted in the deaths of 1.5 to 2 million people from 1975 to 1979, nearly a quarter of Cambodia's 1975 population.

104 DAYS, 800.000 DEATHS.

In 1994 the worst genocide after the Holocaust.

Despite not being a real dictatorship, from 1948 to the early 1990s a strong segregation policy was pursued and applied against black people: this period is commonly called "apartheid".