Photos from demonstration in honor of Manuel Gutiérrez-Chile 25/8/2014

Manuel Gutierrez was gunned down by Chilean police August 25th 2011 during mass protests in Santiago. Video and photos via FERP (Revolutionary and Popular Student’s Front).

 

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People’s War in India Clippings 27/8/2014

Two Naxals Involved in Jiram Valley Attack Arrested

Two dreaded Maoists allegedly involved in last year’s ghastly Jiram valley attack which killed 31 people including some Congress leaders, were today arrested in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Bastar district. A cache of explosives was also recovered from the ultras, police said. Acting on specific inputs, the [...]

Interview with Varavara Rao

‘Government Waging War Against Maoists at the Behest of Corporates’

President of the Viplava Rachayitala Sangham and convenor of the Forum for Alternative Politics Varavara Rao, in an interview with Anil Kumar, speaks about the ‘Janata Sarkar’ being implemented in the Dandakaranya region and the Maoist movement in the country.

Q: What was [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 26/8/2014

Myanmar Workers Burn Car, Damage Factory During JB Riot

KULAIJAYA – A group of Myanmar foreign workers set ablaze a Proton Iswara Aeroback and damaged a factory in a riot at Desa Perindustrian Kulai 2, Kelapa Sawit here this morning. It is learnt that the group of foreign workers had a misunderstanding with [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 25/8/2014

Maoist links: Bombay HC quashes Saibaba’s bail plea

The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court has rejected the bail application of Delhi University professor G N Saibaba, under arrest since May for his alleged Maoist links. Justice Sunil Shukre , while rejecting the argument of Saibaba that he couldn’t be branded a [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 24/8/2014

Naxals’ anti-bauxite meet pulls big crowd

VISAKHAPATNAM: Trouble seems to be brewing for security forces in Visakhapatnam district going by the huge turnout of tribals at an anti-bauxite mining meeting organized by the banned CPI Maoist party on the Andhra-Odisha Border (AOB) on Saturday. Nearly 800 people from 25 villages attended the meeting [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 23/8/2014

Three naxals held in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: Three naxals, including a woman cadre, were on Saturday arrested from different places in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh, police said. “While one ultra was nabbed from Dantewada district, two others were picked from Kanker district,” DIG (SIB) Dipanshu Kabara told a news agency over phone. The naxal [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/8/2014

Land-Dispute Villagers Protest Outside Cabinet Meeting

Three protesters were arbitrarily thrown onto municipal security trucks and driven away from a demonstration on Friday outside the Council of Ministers building, where Prime Minister Hun Sen had called a meeting to discuss how the government will manage protests in the city. Some 70 protesters from [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 22/8/2014

Chhattisgarh: Naxal killed in encounter with security forces

Raipur: A naxal was today gunned down in an encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Sukma district, police said. The face-off took place during a combing operation near restive Birabhati forests under Bhejji police station limits, Sukma Superintendent of Police D Shrawan told PTI. [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 22/8/2014

Student unrest at Yei health training institute

Calm has returned to the National Health Training Institute in Yei, South Sudan, after an outbreak of unrest among medical students. A local radio station reported that some students “held a rampage” demanding improvement of the facilities and increment of their transport fees. Damian Lemeri Frezer, [...]