September 4-5 there will be a NATO summit in Wales. On the agenda is a demand for all NATO countries to raise military budgets to at least 2% of the GDP. This is the direct preparation for an increased aggressive use of NATO military all over the world and the beginning of a new arms race.
The NATO and its member states cooperate and support other states in preparing and perpetrating wars of aggression.
EL Summer University 2014: The transformation has to be done in two levels, the national and the European one
The Summer University of the Party of the European Left started with a working day on the issue of Austerity, struggles and left alternatives. Steffen Lehndorff, from Transform! Europe, was in charge of introducing the conference “The impact of crisis and austerity on the European countries”, with a diagnosis of the situation in order to open the debate in different seminars and workshops which took place during the whole afternoon.
On Tuesday, the communist group in the Ukrainian Parliament was dissolved by government's decision. The next day, began a totally arbitrary and unjustified lawsuit to ban the Ukrainian communist party.
The Party of the European Left condemns in the strongest terms these acts of repression against a responsible and respectable political party. In fact, its only fault is to be the main left-wing opposition to a government of oligarchs and extreme right, not even democratically elected.
The EL strongly condemns the ambush on participants during the celebrations of 35th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution in Nicaragua
The Party of the European Left (EL) strongly condemns the ambush on participants during the celebrations to mark the 35th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution.
International conference against all forms of fascism, nationalism and discrimination
July, 5-6, 2014, Minsk (Republic of Belarus)
On July, 5-6, 2014 in Minsk was held an international conference against all forms of fascism, nationalism and discrimination organized by the Party of the European Left and the Belarusian Party of the Left “Fair World”. The conference took place in the days of celebration of the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Belarus from German fascist occupiers.