Communist Party of Britain

The Communist Party has strongly condemned what it called the ‘ethnic cleansing’ of East Jerusalem and Israel’s bombardment of Gaza.  ‘The murderous assault of the Netanyahu regime and what can only be described as the Israeli Offence Force has exposed – yet again – the brutal character of the Israeli state’s illegal occupation and incarceration of Palestinian lands’, Robert Griffiths told the party’s executive committee on Sunday.  Britain’s Communists also condemned the refusal  of the US, British and European Union governments to take any meaningful action against the Israeli state’s ‘crimes against humanity’.   ‘This only underlines the need to renew and escalate the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign in order to force Israel to respect United Nations resolutions and international law’, Mr Griffiths declared, welcoming the mass protests across Britain and around the world in solidarity with the Palestinian people.  In an analysis of the May 6 election results, the…

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CP Condemns ‘ethnic cleansing’, urges sanctions against Israel