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As shells exploded around their home in a besieged
neighborhood of Ta'iz, Yemen, brothers Yahia and Maher, then age 16 and 18,
took shelter beneath the staircase.
Here they remained for three days,
with a dwindling supply of food and water. As dawn broke on the fourth day they
made a run for it, dodging gunfire. "Bullets were hitting close to their
feet as they ran," their mother, Fatima, a green card holder, told Amnesty
crisis interviewers. "Luckily they were not injured."
डोनाल्ड ट्रम्पको संशोधित अध्यागमन प्रतिबन्धमा मुस्लिमहरुप्रति डरको
दृष्टिले हेर्ने नीति अवलम्बन गरिएको देखिन्छ र भाइरसजस्तै यो अझ गहिरो
चोटमा परिवर्तन हुदै जाने सलिल शेठ्ठी तर्क गर्छन् ।
क्षेत्रमा अवस्थित उनीहरुको घर वरिपरि गोलाबारी हुँदा त्यति बेला क्रमशः १६
र १८ बर्षका याहिया र माहेर घरको भ¥याङ मुनि लुक्नपुगेका थिए ।
Nepal’s authorities must promptly investigate the security forces who
opened fire on a crowd of protestors in Saptari district in the Tarai,
Nepal’s southern plains, killing three people and injuring 16, Amnesty
International said today.
Annual Global Report Launch
International's (AI) Annual Global Report 2016/17 was released in Nepal on 22nd
February, 2017 (11 Falgun, 2073). The report documents the state of human
rights in 159 countries and territories and reveals that there was a global
push back against human rights in 2016.
Thapaliya , Director of AI ,Nepal presented on the synopsis of the report
including the Nepal Entry followed by the release from Mr. Rajan Kuikel, Chairperson
of AI Nepal and Mr. Nutan Thapaliya , Founder of AI Nepal.
Nepal: Key Moment for Justice
The mandates of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and the
Commission on Investigation of Disappeared Persons (COID) should be
extended indefinitely to ensure that justice, accountability, and
reparations are achieved for the thousands of victims of Nepal’s brutal
civil war, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International said today.
Amnesty International Nepal takes the
pleasure of having Mr. Surya Nath Mishra, former Nepalese Ambassador to Qatar
as the honorary member of Amnesty International Nepal.
The stakeholders and migrant
communities expressed the dire need of establishing information dissemination
structure at local level to make migration safe and dignified. Amnesty
International Nepal in coordination with local civil society organisations organised
interaction in Mohattari
and Saptari district, the districts with higher foreign labor migration.
Amnesty International (AI) Nepal organized press
conference on 12 September 2016 in Pokhara aiming to publicize its financial
detail of fiscal year 2072/73 including from where how much money received and
where that spent.
The 25th Annual General
Meeting (National Council Meeting) of Amnesty International (AI) Nepal held on
10 and 11 September 2016 in Pokhara. The highest policy making body meets every
year and this year's meeting was the continuation of the internal democratic
exercise. The AGM was divided into three different sessions, vig Inaugural
Session, Business Session and Election of National Committees.
Victims and Human rights community expressed that Truth and
Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and the Commission of Investigation on
Enforced Disappeared Persons cannot give an output in absence of proper
mechanism, resources, the acts and if the political parties does not
take the issue seriously, the process can get complicated in the coming
days. They reiterated that commissions are intended to escape the
perpetrator rather than to ensure justice to the victims. Speaking in
the Interaction on 17th July 2016, Suman Adhikari- Chair of Conflict
victims' common platform (CVCP) Nepal said that the timeline for
complaints should be kept open so that none of the victims are left out.