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UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS Press Release – 19 December 2008 OHCHR’s report on conflict-related disappearances in Bardiya, a further step in strengthening the peace process
Abstract:
The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) released a report Friday on its investigations into a series of disappearances* that occurred in Nepal’s Bardiya District during the conflict between government and Maoist forces. The report documents disappearances by both the security forces and by the Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist (CPN-M). The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay noted that the Government of Nepal has prepared legislation to establish a commission of inquiry to investigate all disappearances committed during the conflict, including the 170 cases documented in her organisation’s report. #BARDIYA #GON #MAOIST #RELIEF #VICTIMS #RESPECT #VILLAGES
Publisher: UNOHCHR Type / Script:
Press Release  in  English
Keywords:
HUMAN RIGHTS, INTERROGATION, CONFLICT, LEGISLATION, JUSTICE, PEACE, IMPUNITY, LAW, RULE OF LAW, POLICE, FAMILY, TORTURE, CIVIL SOCIETY
Thematic Group:
UNOHCHR , (2008)
Thesaurus:
14.02.02 - Human Rights
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