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Nepal: Fear for safety/possible "disappearance"

, Index number: ASA 31/021/2004

Street trader Rafik Miya was reportedly arrested by security forces personnel at a highway checkpoint on 17 January. His three relatives,Kalam Miya, Anaraul Miya, Kanchha Husain, were reportedly arrested two days later at the room the four men rent in Kathmandu, by army personnel in uniform. The security forces have since denied arresting the men, and their whereabouts are unknown.

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