Military Checkpoint between Kathmandu and Libang

Kathmandu under military rule

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Kathmandu under military rule

Kathmandu under military rule

Kathmandu under military rule

The Capital Kathmandu under close and strict military rule

Zone de Texte: Nepal : Militarization and the Maoists 

  Mr. Santosh, a local aid-worker, looks out beyond his bolted iron gates.  Behind them lie the humid flatlands of  Nepals’ Kapilavastu District, homeland to Siddhartha Buddha and now the encroaching civil war between King Gyanendra’s Royal Nepalese Army and the Maoists’ ‘People’s Army’. “Ah, you think your country and the US want to help democracy here?”  He smiles slowly and continues, “No, the big countries want democracy and peace for themselves, not the small countries like us. We are a playing ground; the Maoists have widened the goal posts.”  For the small Himalayan kingdom wedged between China and India, this is a bloody game. This year, both sides promise it will get bloodier.  ...

Kathmandu under close surveillance

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