‘Cheap’ Nepali deaths in US war zones

In Afghanistan and Iraq, Nepalis who are injured or killed while working for American contractors are often sent home with only token compensation, or none at all.
Dhan Kumari Pun Magar and her daughter, Smriti. Dhan Kumari lost her husband Chandra in a suicide bomb attack in Kabul,Afghanistan, on September 2, 2019. Photo: Peter Gill
Peter Gill
Published at : August 31, 2020
Updated at : October 1, 2020 15:26

Peter Gill

Peter Gill is a journalist based in Nepal. He writes about environment, politics and human rights issues.