Explosion in the premises of the Communist Party of the Donetsk People’s Republic

Today, September 29, in Donetsk, there was an explosion in the room where the extraordinary IV Congress of the Communist Party of the Donetsk People’s Republic was being held. One person is shell-shocked, three have received burns of varying degrees, the correspondent of the Wpered website reports. «There was an explosion. Fire, smoke. They began to take people out. Three were taken by an ambulance. First secretary of the Donetsk city committee of the CP of the DPR Irina Yakina is among the injured. Her arms, legs and back were…

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7 Palestinians Killed, 500 Wounded by Israeli Forces

Seven Palestinians were killed Friday, September 28, by Israeli military gunfire along the border with the Gaza Strip during the weekly Great March of Return demonstrations near the fence, including two boys aged 12 and 14, the Palestinian news agency WAFA reported. The victims were: Yousef Abu Zarifa, age 12, who was mortally wounded east of Khan Yunis, and 14-year-old Mohammed Na’if al-Houm, who was killed east of al-Bureij. In addition, Friday’s death toll also included: Iyad Khalil Ahmed Asheer, 18, who was shot east of Gaza City; Mohammed ‘Ali…

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PPP GS Salhi: ‘Reproduction of negotiations as America wants is an unprecedented retreat’

After Mahmoud Abbas’s speech at the UN, the Palestinian People’s Party called to confront the pressure for ‘negotiations’ by underlining the urgent need to end Israeli occupation. Bassam al-Salhi, secretary-general of the Palestinian People’s Party (PPP) and member of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), said that the Palestinian issue has long been approached by the United States and some European and Arab parties a matter of a return to negotiations. However, given current the position of the US, the immediate end of the occupation and the…

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‘A disaster carefully designed by corporations and imperialism’

The Communist Party of Argentina called to continue the mobilizations against the government representing the interests of corporations and imperialism. Following the 24 and 25 September general strike that the Communist Party of Argentina (PCA) and the Communist Youth had called for active participation, the PCA called to continue the mobilizations and declared an alternative political line to united the forces in struggle. An article in the National Information Bulletin of the PCA dated 27 September with the title ‘Without fight, they will not go’, underlined that the crisis of Argentine capitalism has been exacerbated…

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Towards Oct. 30 Local Elections, Hadash Contending in 41 Lists

Municipal elections will be held throughout Israel on Tuesday, October 30, during which new mayors and members of the city and local councils will be elected. The final candidates for the Tel Aviv-Jaffa mayoral race are incumbent mayor Ron Huldai (Labor Party), deputy mayor Asaf Zamir, TV presenter Assaf Harel who is backed by Hadash, and deputy mayor and Sephardi Ultra-orthodox Shas party representative Natan Elnatan.

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Petition: Save the Aquarius and Rescue at Sea!

We, members of civil society, are joining the crew of the Aquarius, the last active civil rescue ship in the Central Mediterranean, in demanding that all States in Europe uphold the duty to save lives in distress at sea prior to any political considerations and in full respect of applicable international law. We call upon all States in Europe to: Take all measures available to allow the Aquarius to resume its life-saving mission as soon as possible,  Comply with the duty to render assistance to people in distress at sea,…

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WFTU Call for the International Action Day 2018: “Ensure social security and free healthcare for all”

The WFTU is celebrating its foundation day and International Action day of October 3rd, 2018 by dedicating this day to the modern demand for social security. The WFTU Secretariat calls the trade unions in all countries to organize activities, strikes, demonstrations and other activities to honor the 2018 International Action Day under the main slogan: “Ensure social security and free healthcare for all” side by side with all the other demands of the class-oriented trade union movement in every country of the world. The international working class is joining its…

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Statement of Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the UN General Assembly

New York. 27 September 2018 Your Excellency Madame Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces, President of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly,Your Excellency Mr. Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations,Ladies and gentlemen, It is my great honor to deliver this statement at the General Debate of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly under the theme of: »Making the United Nations relevant to all people: Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities for Peaceful, Equitable and Sustainable Societies«. I would like to congratulate Madam Garces on your election…

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