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7 Point Agreement on Nepal’s PLA Integration

Posted by redpines on November 3, 2011

This agreement is a disaster for the people of Nepal and their hopes for a revolutionary future.

Bhattarai and Prachanda and other right-wing and reactionary parties in Nepal have decided to effectively liquidate the Maoist People’s Liberation Army, as well as the Young Communist League, another people’s fighting force.

 As Mike Ely and Eric Ribellarsi have argued, without a People’s Army, the people of Nepal will be unprotected from right-wing attacks, and the ravages of poverty, immiseration and displacement. They will be unprotected from India and Western imperialist nations have an interest in plundering Nepal’s human and natural resources. The gains that have been made by Nepal’s people and its revolutionary forces will also be in danger. 

The article originally appeared in the English version of The Red Star, a voice of the Revolutionary forces within the UCPN(M).

Seven Point Agreement (text)

Kathmandu November 3:

National consensus is a must to take the peace process to a logical end and complete the task of writing the new constitution.

So, as per the Comprehensive Peace Agreement 2006 and various other understanding between the political parties at different times, the following understanding has been reached to compete the remaining task of constitution writing and move forward as per the politics of national consensus.

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