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Woodbridge dentist Kuy Ky talks about how his family escaped brutal Khmer Rouge regime

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Posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2014 12:00 am

On the serene fairway of the Woodbridge Golf and Country Club, local dentist Kuy Ky carefully picks out a club. It’s a big change from nearly 40 years ago, when a 5-year-old Ky and his family were woken up in the middle of the night by the sounds of gunfire and bombs in Cambodia.

The story of his survival and ultimate success is a testament to the strength of the human spirit, and an example of the American Dream in action.

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  • barbara wells posted at 10:43 pm on Sun, Feb 23, 2014.

    barbara wells Posts: 25

    What a heart-wrenching story! To survive such incredible trauma in childhood and be such a positive person now. A true testament to his strength of character and faith in people. It's wonderful to have Ky and his family here , Americans we should all be proud of. I wish them well and all the people who helped them along the way.

     
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