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World Popular Resistance Clippings 6/8/2013

Nkroful youth clash with Adamus over mining concession Youth of Nkroful in the Western Region have clashed with officials of Adamus Resources Limited, over a mining concession in the town. There is also looming unrest in the hometown of Ghana’s … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 19/6/2013

  Nine people detained during latest protest in Sofia Nine people were detained on June 18 during the anti-government protest in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia. Some of them carried knives and other objects banned at mass gatherings, the Interior Ministry … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 19/2/2013

  1 dead, 3 hurt in NPA attack on Del Monte compound MANOLO FORTICH, Bukidnon — A security guard was killed while three others, including a civilian, were wounded when armed men believed to be New People’s Army rebels stormed … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 10/2/2013

Thousands of security cameras installed across Baghdad At least 13,000 security cameras have been installed across the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, the security committee on the Baghdad provincial council said Saturday (February 9th). The cameras began operating on Friday and are … Continue reading

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Roma Riot Blocks Major Sofia Boulevard

  Roma from Bulgaria’s capital Sofia have blocked a major thoroughfare in the city overnight, following a police operation. The news was reported by the TV channel bTV, informing the roadblock took place on Sofia’s “Slivnitsa” boulevard Thursday night into … Continue reading

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3 Indictments over Nationalists-Muslim Clashes in Sofia

The Sofia City Prosecutor’s Office had opened three legal cases over the Friday clashes between supporters of Bulgaria’s far-right, nationalist Ataka party and Muslims in downtown Sofia. The information was reported Saturday by the private channel bTV, citing the Prosecutor’s … Continue reading

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Bulgaria Likely to Draw More Outsourcing over Middle East Unrest

After Bulgarian summer resorts got overbooked as a result of the civil unrest in the Middle East, Bulgaria is likely to attract outsourcing investments diverted from the region. According to CallPoint New Europe, a major services outsourcing company operating in … Continue reading

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Bulgarian Nationalists Stage Unorthodox Protest against Roma Squatter Ghettos

Bulgarian nationalist party VMRO-BND has come up with an unorthodox way of protesting against illegal ghettos erected by Roma squatters in Sofia and elswhere in the country. On Monday, the VMRO party built a makeshift building of 6 square meters … Continue reading

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Mothers stage protest against air pollution in Southern Bulgaria

30 January 2011 Kardzhali. Around 100 people gathered on a silent protest in front of the municipal office in the Southern city of Kardzhali to express their disagreement with the air pollution caused by the local lead-zinc factory, journalist Nihat … Continue reading

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Bulgarian Govt Urges Greece to Rein in Protester Violence

September 29 The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has sent a note to the Greek embassy to Sofia regarding the frequent incidents with Bulgarian trucks and their drivers, conducting transportations on Greek territory. In the note, the ministry has asked the Greek … Continue reading

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