In 1953 Nepal received international attention as Sir Edmund Hillary & Tenzing Norgay climbed Mt. Everest.
In 1990 antigovernment protests led to the death of 63 civilians.
In response the king rewrote the constitution, introduced multi-party democracy & established human rights laws. In recent
years tourism has had a positive impact on the economy & a negative impact on the ecology. All these changes must be
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