AWP President supports struggle of Okara military farms, Dera Sehgal peasants • Demands release of peasant leaders, arrest of Sajida’s killers

LAHORE: The Awami Workers Party President, Fanoos Goojar, Tuesday visited Okara Military Farms on the last leg of his week-long tour of the Punjab where he extended all out support to the struggle of tenants and brick-kiln workers. He was accompanied by Mehmood Butt, vice-president, AWP Punjab, and general-secretary Bhatta Mazdoor Union (brick-kiln workers’ union),…

AWP Condemns Govt Negligence Over Gadani Shipbreaking Deaths

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This is to express our deep and profound condolences to friends and families of those 12 workers killed today at the fire that broke today at Gadani Ship Breaking yard in Balochistan. Over sixty workers are injured and scores are missing in the fire incident. The Awami Worker Party demands an immediate compensation of at…

تحریکِ انصاف کے اِسلام آباد محاصرے پر پارٹی مؤقف

عوامی ورکرز پارٹی تحر یکِ انصاف اور مسلم لیگ (ن) کے درمیان جاری لڑائی کو پنجاب کےاشرافیہ گروہوں اور اسٹبلشمنٹ کے درمیان تضاد اورریاستی اقتدار کے لئےاندرونی کشمکش سمجھتی ہے، جس سے نظام بار بار معطل ہو رہا ہے اور عوامی اور جمہوری مسائل بڑھ رہے ہیں۔ اس لڑائی کو ہم سول اور ملٹری قوتوں…

AWP Condemns Attack on Quetta Police Academy

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PRESS RELEASE The recent attacks and the hypocritical reaction of the government has reinforced terrorists’ strength, says Farooq Tariq October 25, 2016 LAHORE: The Awami Workers Party (AWP) expresses deep sorrow and grief over the loss of the lives of young cadets in a terrorist attack on a police training centre at Quetta. According to reports…

AWP Reiterates Its Resolve For Peace,Social Justice

PRESS RELEASE:  October 16, 2016  #AWPCongress KARACHI: The second federal congress of the Awami Workers Party concluded with a call for peace in the region and social change. The party described the current tension between Pakistan and India as a conspiracy of the ruling class of the two countries and demanded an immediate end to…

Keeping Track of the Katchi Abadi Case

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Ever since we filed our Supreme Court petition challenging the legality of the demolition of the I-11 katchi abadi in Islamabad, the government and the CDA have repeatedly failed to carry out the court’s orders. To help the media and the general public keep track of the developments in the case, we have put together…