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‘Families have waited too long for answers’: rights groups slam Nepal’s failure to probe wartime abuses

  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 19:10
Rights groups have criticised Nepal for failing to prosecute wartime rights abuses, saying the government appeared more interested in protecting perpetrators than ensuring justice. Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International and the International Commission of Jurists said in a statement on Tuesday the government had deliberately hamstrung two commissions tasked with probing crimes committed during the country’s brutal 10-year civil war by failing to allocate adequate funds and manpower.... South China Morning Post - Asia feed

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