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 25/3/2014

CPN-Maoist debates collective and centralized leadership

KATHMANDU, March 24: An intense debate has erupted within the CPN-Maoist over the party’s organizational structure to be endorsed through its forthcoming national convention slated for June. The rank and file members have begun a debate on whether to adopt a centralized general-secretarial system or a collective [...]

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 18/2/2014

15 hurt as Savar RMG workers clash with cops

At least 15 people were injured as workers demonstrating for their arrears clashed with police in Savar, on the outskirts of the capital, this morning. Around 200 workers of CPM Knit Composite Limited started the demonstration outside the factory around 11:00am and tried to [...]

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 13/2/2014

Both Maoist factions call for left unity on ‘People’s War Day’

..The CPN-Maoist has also urged for the unification of all genuine revolutionary communist parties to fight for nationality, people´s right and livelihood. “At this critical situation all genuine revolutionary communist parties must unite,” reads the statement issued by the party. Claiming that the [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 11/2/2014

Video of the recent street action against the FN in Rennes

France eyes solar power, urban development sectors in Jharkhand

JAMSHEDPUR: In a bid to augment investment in India, leading European Union member France, is scouting for ideal locations in the eastern part of the country that lacks effective presence of the French [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 8/2/2014

Israeli forces open fire on protests across West Bank, injuring dozens

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Dozens of Palestinians were injured on Friday as protesters clashed with Israeli military forces in villages across the West Bank. Demonstrations against the Israeli occupation took place in Kafr Qaddum, Beit Ummar, al-Jalazun, and Silwad on Friday afternoon. Israeli forces [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 7/2/2014

Mass protest in Bosnia

(Reuters) – Protesters set fire to a government building and clashed with riot police in Bosnia on Friday in a third day of unrest over high unemployment and two decades of political inertia since the country’s 1992-95 war. Demonstrators smashed windows and set fire to [...]