World Popular Resistance Clippings 30/4/2014

Jordan arrests six after deadly clashes

AMMAN: Jordanian authorities have arrested six men over attacks last week on government buildings in the restive southern city of Maan, a security official said Tuesday. “Their case has been sent to the (military) state security court, and the suspects are currently being interrogated,” he told AFP. [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 29/3/2014

Hundreds protest against peace talks in Jordan

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Hundreds of Jordanians protested against peace talks between Israelis and Palestinians on Friday, witnesses said. Around 500 people gathered in Amman holding signs reading “Zionist occupation is a threat to us” and “The dignity of Jordan is the dignity of Palestine.”

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 15/2/2014

 

Nine policemen injured in anti-government protests in Montenegro

(Reuters) – Nine policemen were injured in Montenegro’s capital Podgorica on Saturday when rocks were thrown from a crowd of several hundred people demanding the resignation of the government, a police spokeswoman said. “We want to live, we want to work!” protesters angry [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 17/8/2013

“CPN-Maoist will foil Nov polls if demands not met”

LAMJUNG: CPN-Maoist Secretary Netra Bikram Chand warned of disrupting the second Constituent Assembly (CA) election slated for November 19. Speaking at a press conference organised by the Revolutionary Journalists Association, Lamjung chapter in Besisahar on Saturday, he said the CPN-Maoist will not take part in [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 1/8/2013

Govt sends talks invite; CPN-M undecided

KATHMANDU, AUG 01 – Expressing satisfaction over the contents of a second talks offer from the government, the CPN-Maoist on Wednesday said it would ‘soon’ take a decision after holding consultations with its allies in the 33-party alliance. Home Minister Madhav Ghimire, who also coordinates the government’s talks team, [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 12/7/2013

Youth and workers in the streets of Rio de Janeiro July 11th

Photos from the recent mobilization in Brazil via the revolutionary newspaper A Novo Democracia

 

Energy-poor Jordan faces explosive electricity hikes

AMMAN, Jordan, July 11 (UPI) — Jordan’s government says it will introduce much-postponed and politically explosive electricity price [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 19/6/2013

 

Nine people detained during latest protest in Sofia

Nine people were detained on June 18 during the anti-government protest in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia. Some of them carried knives and other objects banned at mass gatherings, the Interior Ministry said in a statement. The nine were detained following tip-offs from protesters, the [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 6/6/2013

Union close to CPN-M calls two-day strike over wage

KATHMANDU, JUN 06 – A week after the minimum wage of the industrial workers was determined under a tripartite agreement, supposed industrial peace is being threatened by All Nepal Revolutionary Trade Union Federation (ANRTUF), The federation, which was not part of the deal, on Wednesday [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 2/6/2013

Protesters invade Brazil farm, set fire to the crops

Brazilian Indians reoccupied a disputed rural property and set fire to fields on Friday, a day after they were violently evicted in a growing conflict over land ownership in southern Brazil’s farm belt. The land dispute turned bloody on Thursday when a Terena Indian was shot [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 30/4/2013

Jordan Charges Syrians over Riot in Zaatari Camp

Eight Syrian refugees were charged on Tuesday with “unlawful assembly” after rioting last week at the Zaatari refugee camp injured 10 policemen, a judicial official said. A court in the northeastern city of Mafraq “charged the eight Syrian men today with unlawful assembly for taking part in [...]