HPG releases balance sheet of war for one month

HPG (People’s Defense Forces) Press Office has released the balance sheet of war in Kurdistan for the last one month. HPG remarked that Erdoğan and the AKP government started a war against the Kurdistan people revolutionary democratic forces after suspending the negotiation process in the face of the success achieved by the people of [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 26/8/2015

Naxal attack: Three BSF jawans killed in Odisha

Three Border Security Force (BSF) jawans were killed and six were injured on Wednesday after a Maoist ambush on a BSF party near Sukma-Malkangiri border in Chitrakonda, Odisha. BSF DG DK Pathak will later reach the spot to take stock of the situation. According to [...]

Encounter killing in Tangail Sadar

Suspected ultra party man killed in gunfight

A suspected leaders of an outlawed party was killed in what the Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) claimed a ‘gunfight’ with his associates Tangail Sadar Upazila on Friday. RAB-12 official identified the deceased as Mojibur Rahman Sheke, 40, a regional commander of Purba Bangla Communist Party (ML) – [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 25/8/2015

Two Maoists supporters arrested in Purulia

Purulia: Two Maoist supporters were on Tuesday arrested from Balarampur town in the district on charges of extortion, a police official said. The two sympathisers, hailing from Belpahari in West Midnapur district, came to Balarampur town and were collecting money from the shopkeepers who complained to the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 23/8/2015

Hardcore naxalite held with arms and ammunitions

A hardcore Maoist was arrested today with arms and ammunitions from a village under Chakai police station area in Bihar’s naxal-infested Jamui district, a police officer said. Acting on a tip off, a joint team of Jamui police and Special Task Force (STF) raided Batpar village [...]

Armed struggle in Turkey/Kurdistan 22/8/2015

Police forces launched operations against three neighbourhoods in Yüksekova district of Hakkari this morning to close the trenches dug by the local people. Following the clashes between self-defense units and the police forces, the police were repelled from the neighbourhoods. Police special operations teams attacked, opened indiscriminate fire in Sur district of Amed, one [...]

WOMEN AGAINST SEXUAL VIOLENCE AND STATE REPRESSION-Press Release

Women against Sexual Violence and State Repression (WSS) strongly condemns the witch-hunt unleashed on one of their members Soni Sori, her associate Lingaram Kodopi and other villagers by the police in Bastar, Chhattisgarh. We stand in solidarity with the brave villagers in the tribal areas of Bastar in their struggles against repression by the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 21/8/2015

Six Maoists held in Cachar morning raid

-Arrests reveal plan to set up Assam base

Silchar, Aug. 20: Six suspected Maoist cadres, including a woman, were arrested from a village in Assam’s Cachar district in the wee hours today. The six – Amir Hussain, 45, of South Salmara in Dhubri district, Nirmala Biswas, 50, [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 20/8/2015

Six Maoist cadres arrested in Assam

GUWAHATI: Assam police on Thursday arrested six Maoist cadres from Cachar district. A police official said, “Among those arrested, two are senior cadres including a woman. They are identified as Amiruddin Ahmed and N Biswas.” He added that Amiruddin hails from Assam and Biswas from Nadia district [...]

Armed struggle in Turkey/Kurdistan 19/8/2015

Police intervened in a protest demonstration in Esenler district of İstanbul against attacks in Muş (in eastern Turkey) and Diyarbakır (in southeastern Turkey) provinces. A 15-year-old protester Fırat Elma was shot and killed. According to the latest report from the Baran Tursun Foundation, the police have shot dead 201 people from 2007 to August [...]