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Cease Fire! Will Peace Fire?

The people pressure on the street will force the government and the Maoists to unite to bring peace in Nepal

As it was widely expected, the government of peoples’ representatives has announced indefinite ceasefire and recognized the Maoist party as a legitimate political force by withdrawing the Red Corner Notice and removing the ‘terrorist’ tag. What does this signal? With the country almost ready for the constituent assembly, a major demand of the Maoist rebels, what can we expect in near future other than the ‘guaranteed’ peace for the next three months? Maoists had declared three-month-long ceasefire last week. Continue reading Cease Fire! Will Peace Fire?