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Burden of achieving peace and unity now falls to Nepal’s new Maoist prime minister

Burden of achieving peace and unity now falls to Nepal’s new Maoist prime minister

By Anil Giri Baburam Bhattarai was sworn in as the new Prime Minister of Nepal on Aug. 29 in Kathmandu. The Maoist party, the largest party in the strong 601 member Constituent Assembly (CA), has alienated almost all political forces and now faces the task of collaborating with those forces to complete the peace agreement and constitution drafting […]