Syrian Army takes full control of Palmyra city

A military source said that army established full control over Palmyra city in the eastern countryside of Homs province. The source added that units of the Army and Armed Forces, in cooperation with the popular defense groups, on Sunday eliminated the last gatherings of ISIS terrorists in the city and destroyed their last hideouts. The army’s engineering units combed the city completely and dismantled the bombs and explosive devices planted By ISIS terrorists.

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Dilma denounces ongoing coup and insists: »I will never renounce«

President Dilma Rousseff made on Tuesday, march 22nd, another tough speech against the democratic break underway in the country. »I denounce here the strategy of the worse, the better, which part of the opposition has taken since the beginning of my second term. This strategy has been a systematic action against the Republic and antidemocratic, which manifests itself in bomb agendas and seeking false and inconsistent arguments to remove the mandate given to me by the Brazilian people«, she said.

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Statement of WFDY in relation with the murderous attacks in Turkey

The World Federation of Democratic Youth condemns the new murdering attack that took place in the city centre of Istanbul. Τhe attack caused the death of 5 people and dozens are injured. This is the second attack within few days that took place in Turkey, while the last one took place 6 days ago in the city of Ankara and caused the death of 37 people. The imperialist action of Turkey which is ruled by the government of AKP is actually driving the country in a chaotic situation creating to…

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Joint Statement of Communist and Workers Parties on the »refugees crisis«

We must confront the exploitative system, which gives rises to wars, refugees, immigration and poverty. Solidarity now with the refugees and immigrants! We, the communist and workers parties, that sign this text: We denounce the imperialist aggressiveness, the interventions and wars, the USA, NATO and the EU and their “allies”, like Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Qatar. The criminal activity of these powers has caused millions of people to become refugees and immigrants.

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Statement of Peace Association of Turkey on bomb attack in Ankara

The government is responsible for the bloodshed The bomb attack in Ankara, in which students, workers, many innocent citizens lost their lives, is an attack to all of us, all the mankind. The culprits are trying to make our people get used to bomb attacks, violence, terror and chaos. Turkey is being tried to be brought to an ungovernable status. They are trying to terrify the people and make them stay away from politics. They are trying to intimidate the people and thus overcome ungovernableness by intervention of a “super”…

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World Peace Council: Victory for Peace! Japanese people defeat plans for another US military base!

The Presidency of the World Peace Council joins the peace loving organizations commemorating a great victory achieved by the Japanese people, who avoided the construction of yet another US military base in Okinawa. Japanese social movements and local residents have been protesting for decades against the US military presence and, more recently, against the plans of the allied governments in Tokyo and Washington to install another military base in Japanese soil, where dozens of such structures are already rooted.

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Putin orders withdrawal of Russian forces from Syria

The Syrian and Russian sides agreed, during a telephone call between President Bashar al-Assad and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to decrease the number of the Russian air forces in Syria. “After the successes achieved by the Syrian Arab Army, in cooperation with the Russian air force in combating terrorism and the restoration of security and stability to many regions in Syria, with an increase in reconciliations in the country… the Syrian and Russian sides agreed, during a phone call between Presidents Bashar al-Assad and Vladimir Putin to decrease the…

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President Barack Obama’s visit to Cuba

The President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, will make an official visit to Cuban this coming March 20-22. This will be the second time a U.S. President comes to our archipelago. Previously having done so was Calvin Coolidge, who landed in Havana in January of 1928. He arrived aboard a warship to attend the 6th Pan American Conference, which was held at that time under the sponsorship of a local figure recalled as infamous, Gerardo Machado. This will be the first time a President of the United…

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