Tim I Gurung
Tim I Gurung
Tim I Gurung is a novelist, ex-Gurkha, author of an acclaimed Gurkha book and lives in Hong Kong

Some argue the policy could be an economic boost for Nepal and a victory for equality. Others ask whether young Nepalis – whatever their gender – should be fighting other countries’ battles.

If the British can treat the Gurkhas – their loyal friends of over 200 years – with cruelty and apathy, how do you think they will treat Hongkongers, asks Tim I Gurung?

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