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Tejshree Thapa (died March 2019) was a Nepalese human rights lawyer. Among other things, she worked on exposing mass-rape in the Yugoslav War, such as the landmark Foca case, and later in South Asia. She was instrumental in exposing the crimes committed against the Rohingya muslims in Burma. [1][2][3]


  1. ^ Seelye, Katharine Q. (29 March 2019). "Tejshree Thapa, Defender of Human Rights in South Asia, Dies at 52". New York Times. Retrieved 15 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Tejshree Thapa obituary". The Times. 15 April 2019. Retrieved 15 April 2019.
  3. ^ Lak, Daniel. "Tejshree Thapa: fierce advocate for justice". Nepali Times. Retrieved 15 April 2019.