Kathmandu residents take part in a vigil on Wednesday marking the third anniversary of the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, killing almost 9,000 people. Photo: Agence France-Presse

US to end special protection for 9,000 Nepalese immigrants, giving them 2019 deadline to leave

The special status for Nepalese immigrants was put in place after a devastating 2015 earthquake

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Kathmandu residents take part in a vigil on Wednesday marking the third anniversary of the earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, killing almost 9,000 people. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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