Maoist leader Dr. Baburam Bhattarai, second in rank after Chairman Prachanda, meets…
…former UN boss Kofi Annan (right). The bespectacled tall guy is Ian Martin, chief of United Nations Mission to Nepal (UNMIN) Pic by Biwsodeep Pande.
…Norway’s foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Støre (left).
…and Indian diplomat Shyam Saran in Oslo, Norway. “India doesn’t have any special affection for monarchy in Nepal,” said Saran during the meeting on June 28. “India respects the choice of the Nepalese people.” Bhattarai left Nepal Monday to attend the ‘Oslo Forum 2007‘.