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Last Updated: Tuesday, 25 April 2006, 13:29 GMT 14:29 UK
Readers' pictures: Nepal protests

Picture sent in by Anup Pandey

Despite the government of Nepal imposing a shoot-to-kill curfew in Kathmandu, protesters are still on some city streets. Photo: Anup Pandey.

Picture sent in by Albert Grela

Albert Grela: "This picture was taken at the Kaushaltat intersection between Balkot road and Arniko highway. The APF have blocked completely the access to the highway".

Picture sent in by Beeknot McLeash

The protesters, who have staged mass strikes for the past two weeks, want the king to give up direct rule. Photo: Beeknot McLeash.

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

Daniel Sweeting: "In the Maitiedevi area, inside the curfew area, those who did not have the courage to go outside were protesting from their rooftops.

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

"Almost every person was making as much noise as possible using whatever they could - whistles, banging sticks, dustbin lids, plastic bottles.

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

"Some protesters were flying symbolic flag too.

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

"There was then a peaceful street demonstration, although it wasn't that big, just a couple of hundred people.

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

"It shows the curfew is having little effect, there were no police or army to be seen.

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

"At one street demonstration of about 2,000 people, the protesters were asking those not participating to throw water on them from above to show their support".

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

"These demos are not on many roads but instead go through the labyrinth of paths in a residential area.

Picture sent in by Daniel Sweeting

"The persons participating are of all ages from the very old to the young, 9 and 10 years of age".





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