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Monday, December 28, 2009

Nepal ends monarchy, establishes republic
JURIST Staff at 12:01 AM ET

On December 28, 2007, the Kingdom of Nepal's interim parliament ended the country's monarchy and established the Republic of Nepal. Free elections were held on April 10 of the following year to elect a Constituent Assembly.



Learn more about the rise of democracy in Nepal.
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