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OHCHR-Nepal Calls for Swift Implementation of Supreme Court Ruling on Dhanusha Disappearance
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OHCHR-Nepal welcomes the Supreme Court’s decision in the case of the enforced
disappearances of five students in Dhanusha District in October 2003. At a 2
February hearing on writ petitions filed in August 2007, the Supreme Court ordered the Nepal Police to register First Information Reports, and proceed with investigations into the disappearances. The Nepal Police has previously refused to register FIRs in the cases, which name senior civil, police and military officials, and include details of a possible grave site identified more than two years ago.

#InforcedDisappearances #DisappearancesOfFiveStudents #DhanushaDistrict #October2003 #Justice #NepalPolice
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OHCHR ,   (2009 )
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Press Release in English
Keywords:
HUMAN RIGHTS, HUMAN RIGHTS MONITORING, HUMAN RIGHTS POLICY, HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS, HUMAN SECURITY, HUMANITARIAN INTERVENTION, GOVERNMENT POLICY, CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY, DISAPPEARANCE OF PERSONS, CRIME, VIOLENT DEATHS, PUNISHMENT, TRUTH COMMISSIONS.
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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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