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Alerts   |   Nepal

Violence escalates against journalists amid unrest in Nepal

Police try to prevent journalists from covering clashes between police and protesters demonstrating against the draft of a new constitution in August 15. (Reuters/Navesh Chitrakar)

New York, September 14, 2015--The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by increasing attacks on journalists in Nepal amid ongoing political unrest in the country.

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Nepali journalist assaulted, in critical condition

New York, August 12, 2011--The Committee to Protect Journalists expressed concern today about a brutal attack on journalist Kishor Budhathoki in eastern Nepal on Thursday night. Budhathoki is vice president of the local chapter of press freedom watchdog the Federation of Nepali Journalists and also reports for sister papers The Himalayan Times and Annapurna Post.

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