Struggle News #1 (5/19/2009)

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May 19, 2009. Struggle News #1 - broadcasting from the Candle Light Media Center in Yongsan, Seoul, South Korea.

Struggle News #1 covered the last week of actions and events that took place in South Korea, including:

*The War Resisters International's day of conscientious objection and whole week of events;

*The KCTU and KCWTU rally and march (which police attacked, arresting 457 people) that happened in Daejeon, Sat, May 16;

*The O-Che-Tu-Ji march from JinriSan to Seoul;

*Police and construction thugs coming to Yongsan in attempt to build a fence around the sit of the sit-in struggle occupation on May 19;

*Catholic mass on May 18 in Yongsan, held in commemoration of the 1980 Gwanju struggle.