National Sections of the L5I:

South-Asia

Sri Lanka in the aftermath of the Emergency

The State of Emergency declared by the government of Ranil Wickremasinghe on March 6, initially for 7 days, was finally lifted on March 18. Read more...

State of Emergency in Sri Lanka

The declaration of a State of Emergency by the government of Ranil Wickremasinghe and Maithripala Sirisena is further evidence, if more were required, that theirs is a government that cannot resolve S Read more...

Pakistan: Islamabad sit-in sparks new movement

The first 10 days of February marked the beginning of a new movement of the oppressed in Pakistan. Read more...

Pakistan: Students released as protests spread

After six days in prison, 180 of the students arrested at the Punjab University in Lahore on January 23 have been released. Read more...

Pakistan: Free Ahmad Azad! Free all Baloch and Pashtun students!

Free Ahmad Azad! Free all Baloch and Pashtun students! Read more...

Pakistan: Army strengthens its position

The last weekend in November was a nightmare for the people of Pakistan. Read more...

Pakistan: For a United Front against Clerical Fascism and Dictatorship

Pakistan: For a United Front ! Read more...

Pakistan: No support for religious reactionaries or state repression!

On November 25, the Pakistan government called for the suppression of the growing wave of so-called anti-blasphemy protests organised by the Sunni Islamist party “Tehreek e Labaik Ya Rasool Allah”. Read more...