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.
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
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.
also contained a cultural program with music groups preformed Swedish folk
music, German Rap and Revolutionary songs in Turkish, all in a profound
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
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.
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,