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Nepal: Ensure Justice for Nepal's “Disappeared”
30 August 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. FOR INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE DISAPPEARED. AI index: ASA 31/004/2013. ...

Public Statement       ASA 31/004/2013

Nepal: Ambassador's attempts to silence Bhetwal highlights ...
18 June 2013

ASA 31/003/2013. Public Statement NEPAL - Ambassador's attempts to silence Bhetwal highlights broader failure of embassies ...

Public Statement       ASA 31/003/2013

Nepal: The search for justice
10 January 2013

Impunity is a longstanding problem in Nepal where lack of political will to account for past and present actions of the politically well-connected is ...

Report       ASA 31/001/2013

UK arrest highlights Nepal's failure to address torture ...
4 January 2013

A former Nepali miliary colonel has been arrested in the UK on allegations of torture, in a welcome example of universal jurisication being used to further ...

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Amnesty International | UK arrest highlights Nepal's failure to ...
4 January 2013

The arrest in the UK of a Nepali man on allegations of torture is a welcome indication of the UK's readiness to comply with its international obligations ...

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Amnesty International | Nepal: Promotion of War Crimes ...
6 October 2012

The Nepali cabinet's decision on October 4, 2012, to promote a colonel suspected of involvement in war crimes to the rank of brigadier general is a ...

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Amnesty International | Nepal: Rights Groups Condemn ...
31 August 2012

President Ram Baran Yadav of Nepal should return an executive ordinance that would effectively permit amnesty for crimes committed during the country's ...

Press Release      

Nepal: Open letter concerning the executive ordinance on ...
30 August 2012

In this open letter, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch, the International Commission of Jurists, and TRIAL (Swiss Association against Impunity ...

Open Letter       ASA 31/004/2012

Amnesty International | Nepal: Prosecute, Don't Promote ...
22 July 2012

Military Adds Insult to Injury for Victims by Ignoring Allegations.

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Nepal: Fears for missing Nepali: Ajit Kumar Karna
19 June 2012

A Nepali man, Ajit Kumar Karna, was reportedly arrested by police on 6 May, in connection with a bombing that killed five people and injured more than ...

Urgent Action       ASA 31/003/2012