People’s War in India Clippings 31/7/2014

Agency in panic as Maoists celebrate Martyrs’ Week

Visakha Agency, perhaps the only area in the State in which CPI (Maoist) has considerable presence, has been quiet as the annual Martyrs’ Week celebrations of the party commenced two days ago. However, the residents here are apprehensive that the Maoists would unleash violence after [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 30/7/2014

11 Maoists killed in Bastar encounter

At least 11 Maoists were killed in an encounter that took place on July 28 in Sukma district of Bastar, police said on Wednesday. “On Monday, an encounter took place near Ramaram village in Sukma district. It was carried out by a joint team of the Central Reserve [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 29/7/2014

Maoists admit to biggest setback since 2005:

‘Lost 200 cadres last year’ Beginning their annual “martyrs’ week” in Dandakaranya on Monday, the CPI(Maoist) admitted that they lost over 200 cadres, including a Central Committee member, in the last one year. “In the last one year, we have lost over 200 of our leaders, members, [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 28/7/2014

Nine Naxals nabbed in Chhattisgarh

Nine Naxals were arrested in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar division on Monday while the `martyrs week’ announced by the ultras hit normal life in the area. Seven Naxals were arrested within Dhaudai police station limits in Narayanpur district when they were putting up posters and banners early this morning, Narayanpur [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 27/7/2014

Maoists gear up for ‘Martyrs’ week’ in Bastar

The outlawed Communist Party of India (Maoist) will observe a ‘Shahid Saftah’ (Martyrs’ week) from July 28 to August 2 in Bastar region of Chhattisgarh. According to Dantewada district Superintendent of Police (SP) Kamlochan Kashyap, the martyrs’ week is a yearly ‘spectacle’ organised by [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 26/7/2014

Reds kill two ahead of Martyrs’ Week

KORAPUT: Maoists on Friday killed two persons, including a village headman, in Malkangiri district on charges of working as police informers, a day after special director general of BSF B D Sharma visited the district to take stock of ongoing anti-Naxalite operations ahead of Martyrs’ Week [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 24/7/2014

Arrest a drama, says CPI (Maoist)

KORAPUT: The Andhra-Odisha Border Special Zonal Committee (AOBSZC) of the outlawed CPI (Maoist) has labelled the arrest of home-grown Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda as a state-sponsored drama. Ajay, a spokesperson of AOBSZC, through letters sent to the media in Rayagada on Wednesday, said soon after his expulsion [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 23/7/2014

Jharkhand: Top Naxal Commander Killed

In a pre-dawn operation, security forces today killed a prominent Naxal commander operating in Jharkhand in the forests of Khunti district of the state. According to preliminary information reaching the headquarters here, the Naxal commander Vishal alias Tulsi alias Tadit, also the Special Committee member of CPI (Maoists), [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 23/7/2014

Palestinians clash with Israeli troops across East Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Palestinians on Tuesday night clashed with Israeli forces across occupied East Jerusalem as protests in solidarity with Gaza erupted for another night across the region. Undercover Israeli forces detained seven young Palestinian men, including a paramedic, during clashes with Israeli forces in the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 22/7/2014

Maoist wall posters reappear after 10 years

Undeterred by recent combing operations in the Nallamala forests after the arrest of Naxal leader Daragoni Srinu alias Vikram, Maoists pasted posters on the walls of government offices at Midgil in the district on Monday inviting people and supporters to attend the annual meeting to be [...]