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World Popular Resistance Clippings 25/8/2013

CPN-Maoist leaders direct cadres to intensify anti-poll activities KATHMANDU, Aug 24: Leaders of the agitating CPN-Maoist have instructed the party rank and file in Kathmandu not to halt anti-election activities saying the ongoing talks with the government and other political … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 17/4/2013

‘Carter has no right to suggest on Nepal’s internal affairs’ KATHMANDU, APR 17 – CPN-Maoist Chairman Mohan Baidya has said that former U.S President Jimmy Carter has no right to suggest on Nepal’s internal affairs. Carter, upon his departure from … Continue reading

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DRC protesters clash with cops in London

London – Hundreds of demonstrators opposing Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Laurent Kabila clashed with British police as they protested outside the residence of Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday. An estimated 300 protesters chanting slogans and brandishing signs … Continue reading

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Congolese protest in Ottawa turns violent

OTTAWA — A protest that started out peaceful took a violent turn Tuesday as police confronted more than 100 demonstrators protesting election results in the Democratic Republic of Congo. At least three people were arrested by the RCMP and Ottawa … Continue reading

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DR Congo: University of Kinshasa teachers go on strike from Monday

– Teachers of the University of Kinshasa (UNIKIN) in DR Congo will embark on an indefinite work stoppage starting Monday, following an extraordinary meeting Saturday by the Association of Teachers of UNIKIN (APUKIN). “Despite the steps taken in the Ministry … Continue reading

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Car accident sparks Congolese timebomb

In the volatile south of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the smallest incident can spark violent, even fatal riots. Last week, the entire city of Likasi, in the province of Katanga, was up in arms over a minor car accident. … Continue reading

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DR Congo refugees protest against poor treatment by UN staff

September 20 More than 100 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) sheltering in the Republic of Congo have been protesting against poor treatment since Thursday in front of the offices of the UNHCR in Brazzaville. Officials told … Continue reading

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