World Popular Resistance Clippings 16/4/2014

U.S. Supports Arrest of Movadef Members

The United States government saluted Peru on its arrest of almost 30 members of a political group that had close ties to the Shining Path rebels.

In a statement, the U.S. State Department said it “congratulates the Government of Peru for last week’s arrests of at least 28 [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 11/4/2014

Peru arrests 28 linked to Shining Path on drugs, terror charges

(Reuters) – Peru arrested 28 people linked to the political wing of the largely defunct Shining Path insurgency on suspicions they are involved in drug trafficking and terrorism, the interior minister said on Thursday. The operation marks the first big bust of members [...]

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 [...]

CALL FOR INTERNATIONAL PRISONS SYMPOSIUM

POLITICAL PRISONERS ARE NOT ALONE, LET’S FIGHT FOR THEIR FREEDOM FREEDOM FOR THE ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS AND WAR PRISONERS

The society was divided into oppressors and oppressed with the emergence of private property. As the oppressor class; slave owners and feudal lords used constant force on the oppressed class in order to protect their [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 27/3/2014

Clashes over mining in Peru lead to 23 arrests

Lima — Police clashed with independent miners in the Peruvian capital Wednesday, spraying them with tear gas and arresting 23 after marchers who want in to a government mining plan hurled stones. Peru, where mining is the biggest growth industry, has an estimated 70,000 informal [...]

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 27/2/2014

Teenage Deaths Trigger Riots in Guinea

Mobs rioted in the Guinean capital Conakry and in a mining town further north over the deaths of two teenagers in separate incidents, police and witnesses told Agence France Presse on Thursday. A policeman in Fria, around 150 kilometers (93 miles) north of the capital, said hundreds [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 19/2/2014

Pipeline Workers Attacked in Remote Area of Peru

LIMA, Peru—Gas-transportation company Transportadora de Gas del Peru SA said Tuesday that unknown individuals attacked workers that were building a compressor plant in a remote area of southern Peru that is rife with remnants of leftist guerrillas.

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Strikes and political divisions plague Tunisia phosphate [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 18/1/2014

Attack on Barcelona police offices yesterday in solidarity with Burgos

Workers’ unrest surfaces in GM’s Halol plant

AHMEDABAD, JAN 18 : Two days after Chief Minister Narendra Modi’s claim about ‘no labour problem in Gujarat’, a workers’ unrest has surfaced at General Motor’s Halol plant near Vadodara where around 450 contractual workers began [...]