Posts Tagged ‘maoists’

Published on 2010-05-18 18:45:14

DADELDHURA, May 18: It has been eight years since the house of Prem Singh Khatri in Jogbudha-3 has remained vacant and his land barren. (more…)

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11 May 2010 05:32:13 GMT

Source: Reuters

MANILA, May 11 (Reuters) – Maoist-led guerrillas on Tuesday ambushed an army convoy escorting election officials in a remote town on the southern island in the Philippines, killing six people and wounding a dozen, an army spokesman said. (more…)

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KATHMANDU, 7 May 2010 (IRIN) – Child rights activists have urged the Maoists of Nepal to stop endangering children by using them for political purposes, including the current general strike crippling the country. (more…)

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Source: People’s Daily Online

April 5, 2010


Nepal has cleared half the minefields laid during its 10-year conflict, helping the country secure lasting peace, local media reported on Monday. (more…)

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April 4, 2010

Source: Republica Social Affairs


KATHMANDU, April 4: At least 33 persons have been killed and 262 injured after the peace process began when they were caught into land mines and explosives laid by Maoists and Nepal Army during the decade-long Maoist insurgency. (more…)

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by Tara Bhattarai, The Press Institute

Friday – March 19, 2010


KATHMANDU, NEPAL — It was 8:30 a.m. on May 14, 2007 when Sunita Ghale, 21, and five friends went into the forest near their village to collect mushrooms for their families’ dinners. (more…)

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By Thomson Reuters AlertNet


March 17, 2010

SILVER SPRING, Md.–In Nepal, where thousands of children are struggling with the psychological wounds they sustained during that country’s violent 10-year civil war, the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is launching a new project to assist former child soldiers and other affected children living in the Mid-Western region. (more…)

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