- Category: News & Analysis
- Created on Wednesday, 25 June 2008 17:58
- Written by Indonesian Student Movement
Video About Hunger Strike of Indonesian Student Movement against Fuel Price rice
Hunger strikes in various provinces to demand the cancellation of oil price rise have succeeded in gaining broad sympathy from students and people living near the hunger strike posts. These posts put up banners titled "nationalise mining industries, repudiate foreign debt and leave any government that is pro-foreign interest (Golkar Dan Demokrat party)" received good responses.
Protests continues as 28% average fuel price increase has really made people's life more difficult. The government still has not shown any concern on the situation, while progressive activists keep carrying out protest actions and more hunger strikers fell incapacitated.