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Pull-out military from Hacienda Luisita, peasants urged Noynoy (News)

Tuesday 24 August 2010 by LRAN

August 17, 2010 --- Reference: Roy Morilla, KMP Public Information Officer (0907-418-0098)



NEWS RELEASE: The armed men formed a line, pointed their guns at us and fired (Denunciations)

Thursday 5 August 2010 by LRAN

MARAMAG, Bukidnon— " The armed men formed a line, pointed their guns at us and fired," This was how Erlinda Bacandon described how around ten gunmen fired at a group of farmers who occupied a ranch owned by a prominent supporter of President Benigno Aquino Jr., in Maramag town, Bukinon this morning.



Landless lock motorway in support to the evicted families in Limeira (Denunciations)

Wednesday 5 December 2007 by LRAN
29/11/2007 Yesterday afternoon, November 29th, approximately 200 Landless rural workers from Ribeirão Preto region organized a protest, closing km 315 in Anhanguera motorway. The mobilization intended to repudiate the violence used by the riot police in Limeira during the eviction, of the (...)


Riot police invades camp and fires against Landless (Denunciations)

Wednesday 5 December 2007 by LRAN
28/11/2007 Riot police invaded the camp Elizabeth Teixeira, in Park Tatu, Limeira (close to Campinas), São Paulo, to evict 250 families camping in the area today. The violent action of the police left three people wounded, among them was the member of the national directorship of the MST, (...)


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Attack of Syngenta’s armed militia results in deaths and woundeds Brazil (Denunciations)

21/10/07
Wednesday 24 October 2007 by LRAN
During an attack of an armed militia with around 40 gunmen to the peasant’s camp at the experimental field trial of Syngenta Seeds multinational, at Santa Teresa do Oeste, at 13:30 of today (October 21st), a Via Campesina member, Valmir Motta, 32 years old, father of 3 children, was executed (...)


PHILIPPINES: Farm leader wounded in shooting in front of his family (Denunciations)

Urgent Appeals Programme: Asian Human Rights Commission
Tuesday 23 January 2007 by LRAN

Dear friends,

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) writes to inform you that a leader of a group of farmers seeking land reform was wounded in a shooting at 6pm on 30 October 2006. The attack on Ronald Ocson (41), president of the Asao Farmers and Residents Association (AFRA), took place almost three weeks after he and his fellow villagers were also violently allegedly attacked by armed goons of an influential landlord in Barangay (village) Lawis, Balasan, Iloilo.



URGENT: Solidarity with Oaxaca (Denunciations)

Wednesday 29 November 2006 by Land Action Network


Colombia - S.O.S. On behalf of the Indigenous Peoples: Nukak Makú, Guayabero, Sikuani, and Tucano (Denunciations)

Thursday 29 June 2006 by Land Action Network


Police Disrupt Peasant Gathering in Lombok: 37 Peasants Shot and Wounded. Indonesia, 18 September, 2005 (Denunciations)

Tuesday 20 September 2005 by Land Action Network


LPM 4 to testify in trial of acussed torture cop - 23 August, 2005 (Denunciations)

Tuesday 23 August 2005 by Land Action Network


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