World Popular Resistance Clippings 3/4/2014

Tibetans Renew Protest Over Land Seized for Highway

More than a hundred Tibetans in northwestern China’s Gansu province on Wednesday protested the seizure of farmland for the construction of highways tied to state-linked gold mining and industrial activities they say are polluting the environment, according to sources in the area. The protest by [...]

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 5/2/2014

Redundant Bosnian Workers Protest in Tuzla

The protesters rallied on Wednesday in front of the cantonal government building in the north-eastern Bosnian town, calling for compensation and repayments of healthcare and pensions payments after the companies for which they worked failed. “We will block the Tuzla Canton government and we will not [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 26/1/2014

Palestinians protest continued negotiations with Israel, urge rejection of Kerry proposal

Leftist Palestinian parties on Saturday held demonstrations across the West Bank in opposition to negotiations with Israel and US Secretary of State John Kerry’s framework proposal that will serve as the basis for future negotiations. Leftist rallies in Hebron and in Nablus [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 16/1/2014

While CA meets, CPN-M and allies to protest on streets

KATHMANDU, JAN 16 – While the government and major political parties seem to be clearing procedural hurdles to call the Constituent Assembly meeting, the CPN-Maoist-led alliance is preparing to take to the streets with demands against the CA process. Leaders said the alliance remains adamant [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 31/12/2013

India: Maoists Hard-Hit In Maharashtra – Analysis

SATP Maharashtra consolidated its position further in the campaign against the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) through 2013, after the tentative gains it had secured through 2012. More substantive losses were inflicted on the Maoists in 2013, in comparison to other Maoist-affected States over the same [...]

CPN-Maoist Clippings 26/12/2013

Baidhya wants CA dissolved for people’s revolt

LALITPUR: Chairman of CPN-Maoist Mohan Baidhya has said only people’s revolution could bring transformation in society, so the upcoming Constituent Assembly (CA) must be dissolved to pave the way for a people’s revolution. Speaking at an interaction organizsed here on the occasion of the 120th birth anniversary [...]

CPN-Maoist Clippings 24/12/2013

CPN-M revives conflict era structures

KATHMANDU, DEC 24 – In a preparatory move to launch the ‘people’s revolt’, the CPN-Maoist has formed a ‘Unified People’s Committee’ (UPC) and revived many organisational structures active during the ‘people’s war’. CPN-Maoist sources said the party’s recent politburo meeting formed various committees under the UPC headed by Dev [...]

CPN-Maoist Clippings 17/12/2013

CPN-Maoist to fight for CA dissolution

KATHMANDU, Dec 16: The CPN-Maoist that has been leading the alliance of poll boycotting political parties has vowed to fight for dissolution of the new Constituent Assembly (CA) saying that the November CA polls were held as per the ´master plan´ of foreign forces. The party also [...]

CPN-Maoist Clippings 15/12/2013

CPN-M charts course of ‘people’s revolt’

KATHMANDU: The week-long central committee meeting of the CPN-Maoist concluded today with endorsement of party Chairman Mohan Baidhya’s political proposal. The CPN-Maoist decided to launch an aggressive campaign to strengthen and extend the organisation of the party from mid-December 2013 to mid-February 2014 and then begin its [...]