China: Massive Protest in Linshui Intense Repression and Resistance

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China: Massive Protest in Linshui Intense Repression and Resistance
Jennifer Baker - 05/16/2015 - Revolution-News

China Tens of Thousands of residents of the southwestern county of Linshui gathered in the morning and marched about 3km. Photos posted by the protesters on social media also showed violent attacks by a police tactical team(SWAT)and the resistance that followed lasted all day and well into the night.



The residents want (need) to have a proposed railway linking Dazhou to Chongqing pass through their county in the centre of Sichuan. The county currently has no railway, waterway, or airport.
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Video of Police Brutalizing Linshui Protesters - Published May 16, 2015
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