World Popular Resistance Clippings 13/4/2014

Dozens hurt as anti-government protest in Rome turns violent

ROME: Police fired tear gas and made a number of arrests in Rome on Saturday as an anti-government protest turned violent, leaving several injured, according to medics and an AFP photographer. Hooded protesters hurled rocks and firecrackers at police, causing some 20 [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 10/4/2014

 

Peru Shining Path arrests: 24 seized

Twenty-four people suspected of links to Peruvian militant group Shining Path have been arrested, the president says. President Ollanta Humala said they included the leaders of the organisation’s political arm, Movadef. Two of them are lawyers for the group’s founder Abimael Guzman, who was jailed [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 4/4/2014

Gajurel against Indian firm to develop Upper Karnali hydel project

MYAGDI, April, 4: CPN-Maoist Vice-Chairman CP Gajurel on Friday said that the Upper Karnali Hydropower Project will not be allowed to hand over to India at any cost. Speaking at a press conference organized by Myagdi chapter of the party, Gajurel vowed to chase [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 2/4/2014

Military Police Attack Anti-Fascist Demo in Rio

Chand forms parallel district committees

KATHMANDU, APR 02 – The ongoing factional feud of the CPN-Maoist over formation of new committees in various districts in the Valley and Tarai has set an alarm bell ringing inside the party of shifting power equation in the [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 30/3/2014

6 Arabs arrested in pre-Land Day violence in Jerusalem

Police clashed with dozens of Arab protesters in Jerusalem on Saturday, causing injuries on the eve of Land Day. Some demonstrators and four journalists were among the injured, including a photographer from AFP and another from Reuters, at the incident near the Old City’s [...]

CREATING A WORLD IS IN OUR HANDS! FOR AN ANTI-IMPERIALIST COORDINATION INITIATIVE IN EUROPE

We,anti-imperialist, anti-fascist mass organisations struggling in various countries in Europe, held a meeting on 8-9th February and after lengthy discussions agreed on the following subjects.And we decided that we will continue our activities constructing an anti-imperialist struggling coordination initiative in Europe. The conditions we face are marked by a continuing and developing crisis, being [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/3/2014

Arrest of Benito Tiamzon, Wilma Austria, 5 others, violates immunity pact, says NDFP

The chief peace negotiator of the revolutionary umbrella group National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) decried the arrest of alleged Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) Chair Benito Tiamzon, his wife and alleged CPP Secretary-General Wilma Austria, and five [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 7/3/20114

CPN-Maoist lashes out at Home Minister

KATHMANDU, MAR 07 – The Mohan Baidya -led CPN-Maoist has taken exception to the House statement by Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister Bam Dev Gautam on Fujel incident. Addressing the Legislature-Parliament on Thursday, Minister Gautam had urged the agitating Nanda Prasad Adhikari and his wife Ganga Maya—who [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 4/3/2014

Bilbao demonstration over Economic Summit turns into riot with shops looted and mass vandalism

PROTESTS in Bilbao ahead of the national Economic Summit have turned violent and led to seven arrests after widespread damage was caused to shops, bank branches and bars in the city centre. Dozens of demonstrators, wearing balaclavas to avoid [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 28/2/2014

Constitution from streets‚ says CPN-M

RAMECHHAP: CPN-Maoist Vice-chairman CP Gajurel today said his party would promulgate a statute from the street itself. “As the constitution-making body has become the fiefdom of status-quoists, I don’t see any chance of a progressive statute being drafted by the Constituent Assembly,” he said at a programme in Ramechhap [...]