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asia meridionale / lotte sindacali / cronaca Thursday January 17, 2019 - 02:06 par Gianni Sartori   image 1 image
Le proteste e gli scioperi di questo inizio 2019 in Bangladesh strappano il velo del bestiale sfruttamento "pret-à-porter"... ... read full story / add a comment
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southern asia / environment / news report Wednesday August 18, 2010 - 23:03 par Gregor Kerr   image 1 image
Radio, television and newspaper reports of the recent devastating floods in Pakistan are at last beginning to refer to the sheer scale of the problems faced by the victims. Figures for the number of people affected vary widely. According to the Irish Minister of State for Overseas Development Peter Power, reported in today’s (Tuesday) Irish Times, “the United Nations estimated that 40 million people had been left homeless; that eight million of those were in urgent need of immediate food and shelter; and that the combination of rising water and humidity had made a cholera epidemic a real danger”. RTE’s website says “Aid agencies are saying that the world does not fully understand the scale of the flooding disaster ….. One fifth of the country has been hit by severe flooding, with more than 20m people affected…..The UN believes up to 3.5m children are now at risk of contracting water-borne diseases….”. ... read full story / add a comment
sud asiatique / répression / prisonniers et prisonnières / communiqué de presse Thursday April 23, 2009 - 17:07 par Alternative libertaire   text 2 comments (last - friday april 24, 2009 - 05:35)   image 1 image
Pour le gouvernement raciste de Mahinda Rajapakse, le Sri Lanka est exclusivement cingalais et bouddhiste, et la minorité tamoule est une anomalie qu’il faut mater, dont la culture et les droits sont bafoués. ... read full story / add a comment
southern asia / repression / prisoners / news report Tuesday October 28, 2008 - 07:33 par epoliticus
State violence is essential to capitalist development in India. ... read full story / add a comment
southern asia / imperialism / war / news report Saturday January 20, 2007 - 04:11 par Jeff McMahan   text 2 comments (last - sunday january 21, 2007 - 09:45)
Pakistani military officials claim to have had no help from the US in attacking a small tribal village in Pakistan, but the evidence shows that the US actually committed the atrocity. ... read full story / add a comment
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