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The Disappeared and the Struggle of Justice in Nepal
August 30th marks the International Day of the Disappeared, an opportunity for the world to remember those missing and disappeared during conflict. In Nepal there is little discussion about the more than 1,500 Nepalese who disappeared during the ‘People’s War’ (1996-2006). Who were they? Why were they forcibly disappeared? Where are they now? Their relatives still wait for answers, living in a state of protracted ambiguity and anguish. They live with the memory of their…
by Ram Kumar Bhandari, Founder and President of NEFAD National Network of Families of the Disappeared and Missing, Nepal
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