Nepal: Maoists and Arms

The peace deal in Nepal has obstacles. One of them being the Maoists’ reluctance to give up their arms. Bloggers Nepal has more. “The government wants the Maoists to give up their weapons before joining the interim government in order to assure that the rebels do not have an army when they are in the interim administration, while the Maoists have expressed “strong dissatisfaction” over the SPA’s proposal.”

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