Chiapas Support Committee

Category: Counterinsurgency


Marcos: Fragments of La Realidad I

[The Zapatistas announce a homage to Compañero Galeano on May 24 in all Caracols.] FRAGMENTS OF LA REALIDAD I May 2014 The wee hours of the morning…it must be like 2 or 3 o’clock, who knows. It sounds like silence…

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Letter in Solidarity with the Zapatistas

[Letters of Solidarity are being sent to the Zapatistas from all over the world and Protest Actions are taking place and being planned. We, the Chiapas Support Committee/Comité de Apoyo a Chiapas, signed the letter below.]   Letter in solidarity…

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1 Dead and 15 Injured: La Realidad Junta

THE “TOWARDS HOPE” GOOD GOVERNMENT JUNTA VEHEMENTLY DENOUNCES THE CIOAC PARAMILITARIES ORGANIZED BY THE THREE LEVELS OF BAD GOVERNMENT AGAINST OUR BASES OF SUPPORT OF THE ZAPATISTA NATIONAL LIBERATION ARMY THE GOOD GOVERNMENT JUNTA  “HACIA LA ESPERANZA” CARACOL I MOTHER…

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EZLN: Marcos: Pain and Rage – activities cancelled

EZLN: PAIN and RAGE Zapatista National Liberation Army May 8, 2014 To the Compañeras and Compañeros of the Sixth: Compas: To tell you the truth, the communiqué was all ready. It was succinct, clear, precise, how communiqués should be. But… well… maybe later. For…

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Zapatistas clarify: it was not a confrontation, but an attack

THERE WAS NO CONFRONTATION; IT WAS AN ATTACK ON US, ZAPATISTAS CLARIFY   ** The Good Government Junta will send the case to the EZLN’s General Command ** They denounce behavior of the CIOAC-H paramilitaries, headed by the Los Luises…

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Zapatistas Were Ambushed at Entrance to La Realidad

MEMBERS of CIOAC-H, PVEM and PAN MURDERED a Zapatista: FRAYBA [Note: The Zapatistas have now issued an account of the events that took place surrounding the murder of their compañero.  It will take time to translate. This article, as it…

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Update on Murdered Zapatista

FIVE CIOAC-H MEMBERS GIVE STATEMENTS By: Elio Henríquez, Correspondent San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, May 4, 2014 On Sunday afternoon, state police presented five members of the Independent Central of Agricultural Workers and Campesinos-Historic (CIOAC-H) to the District Attorney…

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Zapatista Killed in La Realidad Confrontation

ZAPATISTA KILLED in CONFRONTATION with the CIOAC-H in LA REALIDAD  [The Chiapas Support Committee compiled this information from a number of online articles. We emphasize that the Zapatistas have not issued a report and, therefore, we do not have their…

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Zapatista News Summary for April 2014

 APRIL 2014 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY In Chiapas 1. Zapatistas Release 2nd Issue of Rebeldía Zapatista – The Zapatistas have released another edition of the Rebeldía Zapatista magazine. The Zapatista bases that participated in the Escuelitas give their impressions of the…

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Zapatista News Summary for March 2014

MARCH 2014 ZAPATISTA NEWS SUMMARY  In Chiapas 1. Zapatista Supporter Murdered Near Agua Azul – On March 21, Juan Carlos Gómez Silvano, 22, was ambushed and murdered while driving his small truck. He was hit by more than 20 shots….

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