Nepal Formally Adopts Constitution Amid Stepped-Up Security

September 20, 2015 12:56 PM

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KATHMANDU, Nepal — Nepal on Sunday formally adopted a much anticipated and long-delayed constitution that took more than seven years to complete following a decade of political infighting.

Security was stepped up across the nation, with smaller political parties and ethnic groups opposed to the new constitution issuing fresh threats of violence.

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