The Party of the European Left is very concerned about the situation in Ukraine. Any act of aggression or encouraging of a military conflict could destabilize the whole region. It is still time to avoid the war. Democracy and peaceful solution remains the only good path.
The Party of the European Left participated in a solidarity meeting – on the 2nd of March in Madrid and together with the ambassador of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in Madrid Mario Ricardo Isea – against the aggression towards the Venezuelan people in a vital moment for the Bolivian revolution which is menaced by what Maite Mola referred to “as the most brutal attempt to destabilize Latin America”.
The Party of the European Left (ELP) supports and will participate in the demonstration in Bilbao, this Sunday 2nd of March against the Economic Summit that will be held in this city on Monday.
Alexis Tsipras is visiting Ljubljana tomorrow, 1st March, to speak at a big public event organized in the Union Hotel at 11am, by the newly-born coalition of the “United Left”.
The “United Left” of Slovenia is a “child” of the dialogue for the unity of the Slovenian Left, that started last year, during the unprecedented popular mobilizations that took place all over the country against corruption and misery.
Today, the Turkish Cypriot activist, conscientious objector and member of the Executive Board of the Party of the European Left, Murat Kanatli, was sentenced to 10 days in jail for refusing to participate in annual military mandatory exercises in the northern part of Cyprus.