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OCHA Nepal Situation Overview, Issue No. 2 (April 2006)
Abstract:
Highlights: 1. A 19- day confrontation between security forces and pro-democracy protesters across the country leaves 16 persons dead and some 5,000 injured; 2. The King reinstates Parliament and an all-party government takes office; 3. The CPN-Maoist announces a three-month ceasefire, later reciprocated by the government for an indefinite period; 4. Concerns are raised about shortage of supplies and price rises during the strike; 5. Development work almost paralysed due to unrest; 6. The outcome raises hope among aid community for a substantial improvement of their ability to work effectively across the country.
Publisher: UNOCHA Type / Script:
Bulletin or Poster  in  English
Keywords:
SITUATION REPORT, CONFLICT, POLITICAL CONDITIONS, POLITICAL PARTIES, PROTEST MOVEMENTS, PUBLIC DEMONSTRATIONS, DEMOCRACY, VIOLENCE, HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS, HEALTH, AVIAN INFLUENZA, FOOD SECURITY, FOOD SHORTAGE, FOOD PRICES, WATER, SANITATION, POPULATION MOVEMENTS, OPERATIONAL SPACE
Thematic Group:
UNOCHA, (2006)
Thesaurus:
01.03.00 - Maintenance Of Peace And Security
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Feeder: PRAJU SHRESTHA, Editor: , Auditor:
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