National Sections of the L5I:

South-Asia

Conspiracy forces dissolution of Nepal Constitutional Assembly

Nepal's Constitutional Assembly, originally elected for two years in 2008, has been dissolved and new elections called for November. Read more...

Balochistan: Support the Self-Determination of the Balochi People

Balochistan: Support the self-determination of the Balochi people

Arshad Shahzad

In recent months, the Pakistan military has increased its operations in Balochistan. Read more...

Founding of Party overshadowed by abductions

The founding convention of the Frontline Socialist Party, was held in Colombo on April 9th. Read more...

Statement on Abductions in Sri Lanka

Council has learnt with dismay and anger of the abduction of Kumar Gunarathnam and Dimuthu Attygalle, leading members of the Movement for People's Struggle, on April 6th. Read more...

Sri Lanka: a new party?

In the aftermath of President Mahinda Rajapaksa's victory in his war against the Tamils, the JVP, the supposedly Marxist party that backed him, has split apart. Read more...

The twists and turns of the JVP

The Janathā Vimukthi Peramuṇa, JVP, is a product of the decay of the Stalinist movement after the split between Beijing and Moscow in the early Sixties. Read more...

Uprising in Afghanistan after Korans burnt by US soldiers

Mass protests against the occupation and the puppet government have broken out as Afghan people are outrage over another insult by foreign troops Read more...

India: striking for workers rights

Millions of workers are due to strike at the end of February demanding higher wages in what will be a massive general strike

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