ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Safety of Villages in Manipur Combing Zone

The war between the rebels in the North East and the Indian Army, which has gone on for more than 50 years, is a reflection of political and economic constraints and the instability in the region. It is known that several innocent civilians are victims of this war.

For decades, many people have been urging those who revolt and those who carry out counter-insurgency to respect human rights. Acknowledging the pain over the killings of either the rebels or the Indian Army and the grievances of the survivor families, many have been demanding an end to this war. It is unfortunate that this call for peace has not been respected by the political leaders who on their part have failed to bring a peaceful democratic solution.

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