Eight reported dead in latest land clash in China
(Reuters) – Eight people have died in a clash between construction workers and villagers in southwestern China over a land dispute, the government and Chinese media said on Wednesday, in the latest bout of rural unrest in the world’s most populous country. [...]
Manuel Gutierrez was gunned down by Chilean police August 25th 2011 during mass protests in Santiago. Video and photos via FERP (Revolutionary and Popular Student’s Front).
Chand’s document pours cold water on CPN-Maoist plans
KATHMANDU: With CPN-Maoist Secretary Netra Bikram Chand’s decision to challenge the party line, the CPN-M’s course of action has gone for a toss. The party, which was almost done with preparations for its national conference to begin from July 10, has been diverted after Chand told leaders [...]
170 Palestinians injured in East Jerusalem clashes
JERUSALEM (Ma’an) — Over 170 Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli forces in occupied East Jerusalem on Wednesday following the kidnapping and killing of a 16-year-old Palestinian from the Shufat neighborhood, medics said. Red Crescent medics said 170 Palestinians were injured in the clashes, including three [...]
Chilean Riot Police Clash With Education Protesters
RIOT police clashed with tens of thousands of protesters on the streets of the Chilean capital Santiago on Wednesday. Students and teachers were seeking to put pressure on President Michelle Bachelet to reform Chile’s education system faster and more thoroughly than she has [...]
Peruvian army seizes statements on ILA in Leoncio Prado
Tension erupts into violence in East Salinas near the site of yesterday’s officer-involved shooting.
East Salinas felt like a powder keg, ready to bust, since the second officer-involved shooting in less than two weeks claimed a life Tuesday afternoon. [...]
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 [...]
National unity govt be formed: CPN-Maoist General Secretary
KATHMANDU, FEB 26 – General Secretary of the CPN-Maoist , Ram Bahadur Thapa, has demanded that a national unity government should be formed including all political parties and write new constitution through an all-side political conference. Speaking at an interaction organized by the Nepal Rastriya Dalit [...]
Death penalty for alleged Purba Bangla militants in cop killing case
A Bagerhat court sentenced three alleged Purba Bangla Communist Party militants to death in absentia Sunday for the 2004 killing of a village police officer.
We are preparing for a movement: Gajurel
CHITWAN, Feb. 16: Vice-Chairman of the CPN–Maoist, CP Gajurel, [...]
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 [...]