ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
-A A +A

Soviet Union s Pakistan Policy

with the bourgeoisie, that it was never trusted by the JVP. Also, the Government precipitated the JVP attack by arresting its leader Rohana Wijeweera (educated on a Government scholarship in Lumumba University, USSR) and then soon declaring an Emergency in order to keep him under arrest. This precipitation prevented an alliance with the working classes

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top