Christians’ bid for peace

Kathmandu: Coordinator for the Christian Efforts for Peace, Justice and Reconciliation, Dr KB Rokaya, in a press release issued today, said that the Christian community is ready to play any role for resolution of the crisis "The next round of talks must include international mediation," the release stated, adding that the community had welcomed the concern shown by the internation community over the conflict and the deteriorating rights situation. It also urged the government and the Maoists to create an enviromnet of trust and sit for talks after announcing a truce. — HNS