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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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World Popular Resistance Clippings 5/8/2013

CPN-M starts Bajhang anti-poll campaign BAJHANG, AUG 05 – The CPN-Maoist has started mobilising its activists to run anti-election campaign in various parts of the district. Cadres of the Mohan Baidya-led party have been directed to dissuade local people from … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 12/7/2013

Youth and workers in the streets of Rio de Janeiro July 11th Photos from the recent mobilization in Brazil via the revolutionary newspaper A Novo Democracia   Energy-poor Jordan faces explosive electricity hikes AMMAN, Jordan, July 11 (UPI) — Jordan’s … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 19/3/2013

Authorities collar top rebel leader in Iloilo Mar 19, 2013 (Menafn – The Manila Times – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) –COMBINED security forces from the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the Philippine National Police nabbed a ranking leader … Continue reading

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British SAS Eight-Man Team, Diplomat Held by Rebels

The British media has reported that an eight-man SAS team and a junior diplomat were being held by rebels in eastern Libya after what The Daily Mail called “a bungled mission to put the envoy in touch with them. Reports … Continue reading

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Sub-Saharan African workers targeted in Libyan unrest

Ras Ajdir, Tunisia – On the edge of the temporary tent camp 10 kilometres from Tunisia’s border with Libya, Augustine Emianah stands in line, waiting to make a free phone call to his parents in Ghana. The 30-year-old plasterer had … Continue reading

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LIBYA: 6000 REFUGEES STUCK ON THE TUNISIAN BORDER

(AGI) Ras el Jedir- Around 6000 refugees, mainly Egyptian, are stuck on the border after the closure of the Ras el Jedir crossing. A humanitarian organisation confirmed that the border has been closed. Anyone trying to climb the fence is … Continue reading

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Algeria worried by Libya unrest

ALGIERS — Algeria is extremely concerned about the situation in neighbouring Libya including the violence and disappearance of its institutions during the ongoing uprising, the foreign minister said. “Algeria is extremely worried and not satisfied with just simply repatriating those … Continue reading

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Security forces fire into air at Tripoli protest

TRIPOLI Feb 28 (Reuters) – Security forces fired in the air to disperse 400 people protesting against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi in a district of the capital Tripoli on Monday. The protest took place in the Tajoura district, in the … Continue reading

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Anti-Gaddafi protesters storm Berlin Libyan embassy

BERLIN (Reuters) – Four people stormed the Libyan embassy in Berlin on Monday, police said, damaging property and tearing a portrait of ruler Muammar Gaddafi in protest against the government’s bloody crackdown against popular unrest. The unidentified protesters flashed the … Continue reading

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