More people died in violent clashes between protesters and police forces over the weekend in Nepal, bringing the death toll to at least 50 since protests against the new Constitution began in August.

On 25 November, the United Nations human rights office urged Nepalese authorities to follow international standards on use of force, respect dissenting voices and engage them in a “meaningful, inclusive and open dialogue.”

“We have been urging Nepalese authorities to ensure that existing natio...


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