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Maoist-led government within few weeks – Prachanda

Posted by n3wday on July 1, 2009

prachanda_UCPN_Maoist_NepalThis article was published on eKantipur.com.

Maoist-led govt within few weeks, claims Prachanda

Kantipur Report

KATHMANDU, June 29 – Unified CPN (Maoist) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal Monday claimed that a national consensus government under the leadership of his party would be formed within the next few weeks.

The Maoist Chairman said so while speaking at the closing ceremony of the Maoist politburo meeting that had kicked off in the capital on June 16 to discuss Dahal’s political document.

He said that a national government would be formed soon under the leadership of the Maoists and claimed that the government would take the peace process to a logical end and draft the new constitution.
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U.S. CounterInsurgency: Get Out of India!

Posted by n3wday on July 1, 2009

Maoist_training_IndiaThis article was published in the Maoist Information Bulletin #8 of the CPI (Maoist) and has been made available on Banned Thought.

American delegation visits Chattisgarh to advise on countering Maoist movement

The visit to Chattisgarh by a delegation sent by the American imperialists in the first week of May 2009 shows the hideous plans of the imperialists and their compradors in India guided by their twin aim of suppressing the revolutionary movement and looting the natural wealth of our country.

It has become clear to the imperialists that the Maoists in India are growing rapidly and are emerging as an alternative to the rotten parliamentary mainstream and that a growing proportion of the population is gradually drawing towards the revolution.
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India: Demonstrators arrested for condemning repression of Adivasis

Posted by n3wday on July 1, 2009

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Thanks to Ka Frank for sending this our way.

Press Release

Joint Demonstration in Delhi Opposing Military Action and repression on Adivasis of Lalgarh was disturbed by Delhi Police

Condemn the Arrest of Peaceful Demonstrators

A protest demonstration was held today June 30th 2009 at A K Gopalan Bhawan against repression on adivasis at Lalgarh by security forces. Several intellectuals, students, youth and workers participated in the programme, organized by, Revolutionary Democratic Front (RDF), Naujawan Bharat Sabha (NBS) and several mass organizations.

Delhi police swooped on the protest demonstration in front of CPI-M office in Delhi against Paramilitary – police action on Lalgarh and arrested 21 activists and dispersed hundreds by using heavy force. The arrested have been detained in Mandir Marg police station. Four activists were injured. Some media persons were beaten up and manhandled.

Earlier in the morning a huge police force was deployed to prevent the protestors to gather at Bhai Veer Singh Marg where the All-India office of CPI(M)  was located in Delhi. The road leading to this office was barricaded and closed so that the demonstrators could not reach. Some protestors sneaked in through by-lanes and shopping complex entries. Then the police closed these lanes also. About 150 protestors reached the CPI (M) office gate and raised slogans against the police atrocities on Lalgarh people. A huge number of intellectuals, youth, students and workers not allowed to gather by the police by imposing prohibitory orders. Read the rest of this entry »

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