Potential Flashpoint in Housing Takeover

The urban poor’s takeover of vital housing projects earmarked for government workers may be a potential problem to the administration. Failure to evict the families will demoralize government workers; on the other hand, forcing them to leave might lead to protests from the poor and the left. Leftist groups have refrained from staging its usual protest rallies against the government so far, probably in deference to the peace talks

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