Kingdoms in confusion

Monday May 31, 2004 · Flavio Grassi

The Kingdom of the Himalayas is on the verge of total chaos. But the United Kingdom government seems to have problems deciding on a policy. The Department for International Development suspended all activities in western Nepal because of the human rights violations by maoist rebels and government security forces alike. And the very same day the Defense Secretary donated two aircraft to the Nepalese Army.

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