Internationalist gathers in Hamburg in Support of the People’s War in India
On the 24th of November the International Conference in Support of the People´s War in India took place in the city of Hamburg, Germany. Following the joint Call of the International Committee to Support of the People’s War in India and the Hamburg based League against Imperialist Aggression, internationalists form different parts of the world came together to exchange views on who to develop the international work in support of the struggle of the Indian people against imperialism, semi-feudalism and bureaucratic capitalism. Delegations, organizations and individuals from Afghanistan, Austria, Brazil, Canada,Croazia,Columbia, France, Germany, Holland, Iran, Italy, Kurdistan, Norway, Palestine, Peru, Philippines, Galice and Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and many other countries participated in the Conference, Messages from India, Tunisie, Nepal..Some 300 hundred persons attended the event.
Communist Parties, revolutionary mass-organizations, revolutionary youth organizations and solidarity and anti-imperialist organizations from all corners of the world made statements of support to the Indian comrades. From many countries from where comrades and friends of the Indian Maoists were not able to attend with a delegation sent messages of support. A list of the participating Parties and Organizations and all the speeches and messages will be published in the upcoming days on the website of the Conference: www.indienkonferenz.tk
On the same webpage pictures from the Conference as well as information of the preparatory campaign - including the official video of mobilization, the graffiti paintings, posters and so forth – can be seen.
The Conference also contained a cultural program with music groups preformed Swedish folk music, German Rap and Revolutionary songs in Turkish, all in a profound anti-imperialist spirit.
An important statement was made by a Palestinian comrade, who pointed out who the struggle of the Indian people are linked to the resistance against the murderous Zionist Occupiers and their Yankee-imperialist masters. At the end of the speak slogans in support of the heroic Palestinian people resounded the hall. The organizers of the Conference stated a strong condemnation of the barbaric attacks on the population of Gaza.
Another important feature of the Conference was the great number of youth who participated, not only as participants but also as part of the organizing structures. This aspect, together with the truly internationalist character of the event, gave it a very vivid and dynamic character.
After the official part of the program delegates and participants continued to celebrate and long into the night revolutionary songs in many different languages and anti-imperialist, militant antifascist and communist slogans made the tune of a rejoicing feast of internationalism.
As a result of the Conference concrete steps have been made in the Coordination of the forces who support the People’s War in India. This without a doubt will have very real impact on the international work and lead to a stronger international campaign.
When we wrote the Call to the Conference we stated that we wanted it to be a vivid expression of proletarian internationalism. It was. Form the Hamburg Conference sounds a cry that says:
We stand with our comrades in India!
Victory to the People’s War!
International Committee to Support the People’s War in India
League against Imperialist Aggression (Hamburg, Germany)
List of Interventions
International Committee to support the People`s War in India
League against Imperialist Aggression, Hamburg, Germany
Turkish Communist Party Marxist/Leninist
Maoist Communist Party Turkey/Nothern Kurdistan
Revolutionary Front of defense of the people – Brazil
Communist Party of the Phillipines
Communist Party of India Marxist-Leninist (Naxalbari) - (Message)
Revolutionary Communist Party of Canada
Revolutionary Contruction Austria
Revolutionary Contruction Switzerland
Mass Line – Holland
Communist Party maoist of France
Red Action – Croatia
Communist Organizationtion Marxist-Leninist Proletarian Road
Committee to support the People`s War – France
Indiasolidarity – Sweden
Revolutionary Proletarian Feminist Movement - Italy
Indiasolidarity – Norway
ZAB – Zusammenhang Antiimperialistischer Bewegung
Communist maoist Party of Afghanistan
Galizian Committee to support People`s War in India and Committee of Construction of the Maoist Communist Party of Galizia – Spanish State
Palästina Arbeitskreis – Germany
October Movement – Sweden
[ZK] Zusammen Kämpfen Magdeburg
Communist Party maoist Italy
Great March towards Communism – Madrid
Revolutionar Praxis – UK
Tunisia – Maoist Communist Movement, Maoist Communist Organizatin Tunisia
British Isles - 26th March Movement, Britisch Isles - Democracy and Classstrugle - Wales, Panafrican Voice - London, Great Unrest Group 2012 - Wales
Nepal – Revolutionary Intellectual-Cultural Forum
Austria – Committee to Reconstruct the Maoist Communist Party of Austria, Committe of struggling Workers, Cultural Working Group of the Committee to support the People`s War in India
26 of November 2012