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ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE

ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE, ONCE MORE, WE CONDEMN THOSE RESPONSIBLE! HISTORY WILL NOT ALLOW THEM ESCAPE FROM BEING TRIED! On 24th April 1915 the Ottoman government massacred one and a half million Armenians. 24th April 2015 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 27/8/2013

Tired of talks, CPN-M, allies to step up stir KATHMANDU, AUG 26 – Following futile talks with major political forces, the CPN-Maoist and allies plan to announce next phase of protests within a couple of days to foil the upcoming … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 15/8/2013

9 riotous Copperbelt University students arrested POLICE in Kitwe have arrested nine Copperbelt University (CBU) students who were part of a group which ran riot and smashed vice-chancellor Naison Ngoma’s office windows in protest against the accommodation crisis. And CBU … Continue reading

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Aravot: Armenian prisoner declares hunger strike

YEREVAN. – Nubarashen Prison’s inmate Arthur Hovhannisyan declared termless hunger strike, Aravot daily writes. “The person in charge of the Prison’s press relations confirmed information on the hunger strike. Arthur—who is 1st-degree disabled, suffers from Hepatitis C, and has undergone … Continue reading

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Villagers March on Etchmiadzin in Utility Bill Protest

Around 100 residents of the Gai village in Armavir are protesting their alleged electricity bills by marching to the square in Etchmiadzin. They say they have paid their bills on time and show the receipts as proof. The irate Gai … Continue reading

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Nubarashen prisoners continue hunger strike demanding better living conditions

PanARMENIAN.Net – Reports saying that the prisoners of Nubarashen jail have stopped their hunger strike are not true to fact. As a PanARMENIAN.Net reporter learned from a reliable source, Sergey Movsisyan, Manuk Semerjyan, Sergey Petrosyan and Arsen Arushanyan are resolved … Continue reading

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Street Fight: Yerevan mayor looks determined to wipe out vendors despite mounting protest

The clampdown on street trade announced by Yerevan’s new mayor continues despite serious protests staged by vendors late last week and their promise to continue their actions. At the weekend dismantling of makeshift trading pavilions also began at a popular … Continue reading

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Armenian Chemical Workers Protest for Unpaid Wages

 More than a hundred angry employees of Armenia’s two largest chemical enterprises demonstrated on Thursday to demand the payment of their back wages for the past several months. The Yerevan-based Nairit chemical giant and the Vanadzor-Khimprom plant located in the … Continue reading

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Prisoners diagnosed with AIDS hold protest rally in Yerevan

PanARMENIAN.Net – On November 10, over a dozen of prisoners diagnosed with AIDS climbed onto the roof of the Armenian Justice Ministry’s Hospital for the Condemned to hold a protest rally, demanding to be set free. As the spokesperson of … Continue reading

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