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OHCHR-Nepal Investigating Possible Excessive Use of Force in Dhangadhi Killings.
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OHCHR-Nepal is very concerned about the killings by Nepal Police (NP) of three individuals, and the wounding of at least seven others, at the District Administration
Office (DAO) in Kailali on 28 May. OHCHR has confirmed that one of the individuals was fatally shot in the head, one in the neck and chest, and one in the abdomen as the NP tried to control a crowd that was throwing rocks and stones at the DAO.
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OHCHR ,   (2008 )
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Press Release in English
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LAW ENFORCEMENT, POLICE POWER, CRIME, POLICE, CRIMES AGAINST THE PERSON, JOURNALISM, JOURNALISTIC ETHIC, HUMAN RIGHTS MONITORING, HUMAN RIGHTS POLICY, HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS, HUMAN SECURITY, HUMANITARIAN INTERVENTION, GOVERNMENT POLICY, HUMAN RIGHTS.
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 UNOHCHR : UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
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14.04.02  -  Crime And Criminal Justice
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