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UNITED KINGDOM- Civil Liberties in Britain

against imperialism and its local allies. He followed the anti-imperialist liberation wan of Indo-China; the brief interregnum during which popular democratic forces triumphed in Chile; the national liberation struggle in Bangladesh which was thwarted in its incipient stages; the anti- colonial struggles of Guinee-Bissau, Mozambique, Angola, and latterly the struggles of the Polisario in the Western Sahara; the struggle of the Ugandan people against Amin's fasdst tyranny; the Soviet intervention in Afghanistan; the Vietnamese intervention in Kampuchea; and the national liberation movements of the Sandinistas and the Farabundo Mar- tistas in Nicaragua and El Salvador Jitendra Mohan's intellectual and political focus, which was never really shifted from its roots, returned to India in a forceful manner during the Emergency. He played an active role in mobilising united opposition to the Emergency in Britain and gathering support for the restoration of elementary civil rights to the Indian people. During the Emergency, he visited India twice, and was able to forge close links with some of the democratic opponents of the Emergency. During the last ten years of his life, Jitendra Mohan undertook a detailed study of the characteristics of India's international position and the strengths and weaknesses of the forces opposed to anti-democratic trends present in its domestic politics.

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