National Sections of the L5I:

Pakistan

Foundation of Awami Workers' Party in Pakistan

On November 11, the “Awami Workers' Party” will be founded in the city of Lahore. Read more...

Mulala: condemn Taliban atrocity – but no support for the War on Terror

National Peace Award winning Malala Yousafzia and her friends Shazia and Kaynat were attacked on 9th of October as they were coming home from school in the town of Mingora in the Swat Valley. Read more...

Pakistan: Junior doctors take up the struggle again

In June 2012, junior doctors in Punjab province went on strike for three weeks over low pay, long hours and staffing shortages. 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...

Rumours of a military coup grow in Pakistan

Pakistan has buried 24 troops killed in a NATO cross-border air attack that is now causing a crisis in relations between the United States and its ally in the “War on Terror”.  Read more...

#Occupy Movement hits Pakistan

The Occupy Lahore Camp started on Sat 22 October at 12. p.m. in Nasir Bagh park a regular site for political rallies. Read more...

Pakistan: Women health workers fight for their rights

Women health workers are protesting across the whole of Pakistan for their wages for the last four months. They often do not receive them and they are also demanding that their contracts be made permanent. Read more...

Karachi: no to sectarian violence

More than three hundred people were killed in Karachi massacres that started in the first week of July. Another wave of violence erupted at the end of month in what is becoming a regular feature on the Pakistani political landscape. Read more...

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