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Nepal: Torture/Arbitrary detention: Umesh Lama
28 April 2008

Umesh Lama was arrested on 1 April 2008, for reasons unclear, and was tortured by police, according to a local human rights organisation. He is now ...

Urgent Action       ASA 31/008/2008

Nepal: Letter to Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala
1 April 2008

In this letter Amnesty International expresses concerns regarding restrictions imposed by the Nepali government on the rights of non-refoulement, movement ...

Document       ASA 31/006/2008

Nepal/China: Fear for safety / fear of torture or ill-treatment ...
27 March 2008

On the night of 23 February 2008 the Nepal Police reportedly arrested Tsering Dhondup, a Tibetan refugee, at the Tibetan Reception Centre in Kathmandu ...

Urgent Action       ASA 31/005/2008

Amnesty International | Nepal: need for respect for human ...
20 February 2008

Press release: Amnesty International is concerned that Nepal's police are using excessive and lethal force during ongoing demonstrations by memb.

Press Release      

Nepal at a crossroads - urgent need for delivery on transitional ...
20 November 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 31/011/2007 (Public). News Service No: 227. 20 November 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 31/011/2007

Impunity for enforced disappearances in Asia Pacific Region ...
30 August 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. AI Index: ASA 01/007/2007 (Public). News Service No: 167. 30 August 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 01/007/2007

Nepal: Fear for safety: Jitman Basnet (m)
28 August 2007

Human rights lawyer Jitman Basnet has received death threats, which he believes are connected to a book he has recently published about the time ...

Urgent Action       ASA 31/009/2007

Nepal: Fear for safety: BGC
14 August 2007

There are fears for the safety of a fifteen year old girl known for reasons of personal security as BGC, who was reportedly raped on 19 July 2007, by a ...

Urgent Action       ASA 31/008/2007

Nepal: Draft Truth and Reconciliation Bill risks undermining ...
14 August 2007

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PRESS RELEASE. AI Index: ASA 31/007/2007 (Public). News Service No: 156. 14 August 2007. ...

Press Release       ASA 31/007/2007

Nepal: Reconciliation does not mean impunity: A ...
13 August 2007

Amnesty International welcomes the transparency shown by the government of Nepal in publicising the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) ...

Report       ASA 31/006/2007